Jim Su

Jim Su

Supervisor Rigger / 17 yrs

Vancouver, Canada

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Character Supervisor

Imaginary Mary (2017)

Sr Character TD

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

Senior Character TD

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Rigging Artist

Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom (2016)

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Rigging TD

San Andreas (2015)

Rigging Supervisor

Pan (2015)

Rigging Supervisor / One man rigging army

In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

Rigging Supervisor

Divergent (2014)

Rigger

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Rigging Supervisor

Pompeii (2014)

Rigging Supervisor

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

VFX Crew

Godzilla (2014)

Rigging Supervisor

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Rigging Supervisor

Mama (2013)

Rigging Supervisor

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)

Rigging Supervisor

Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

Visual Effects Rigging

Cosmopolis (2012)

Rigging Supervisor

The Vow (2012)

Character Supervisor

Once Upon a Time (2011)

Rigging Supervisor

Three Musketeers (2011)

Rigging Supervisor

The Thing (2011)

Illustrations

Toilet (2011)

Rigger

Game of Thrones (2011)

Rigging

A Dangerous Method (2011)

Rigging Supervisor

Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

Rigging Supervisor

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Animator

Repo Men (2010)

Rigging

TRON: Legacy (2010)

Rigging Supervisor

Whiteout (2009)

Animator

Taking Woodstock (2009)

Rigger

Amelia (2009)

Animation Rigging

Sin Nombre (2009)

3-D Artist

Away We Go (2009)

Rigging Supervisor

Max Payne (2008)

Rigging Supervisor

Death Race (2008)

Rigging Supervisor

The Rocker (2008)

Character Rigger

White Out (2008)

Visual Effects Artist

Lust, Caution (2007)

Rigging Supervisor

The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)

Character TD

Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)

Character TD

Firehouse Dog (2007)

Character Rigger, Character Generalist

Silent Hill (2006)

Character Modeler, Character RIgger, Character Finaller

The Wild (2006)

Character Supervisor

A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

Character Modeler

Popeye's Voyage: The Quest for Pappy (2004)

Modeler

Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktakular (2003)

ReBoot - My Two Bobs (2001)

Lead Modeler

Reboot - Daemon Rising (2001)

Modeler

Casper's Haunted Christmas (2000)

Senior Modeler (Unknown Episodes)

Action Man (2000)

Modeler (Unknown Episodes)

Beast Machines: Transformers (1999)

Work History
  • August 2017 - Present

    Rigging Supervisor

    ScanlineVFX

  • May 2016 - July 2017

    Creature Supervisor

    Zoic Studios

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  • April 2015 - May 2016

    Sr. Rigger

    Double Negative

  • August 2012 - April 2015

    Rigging Supervisor

    ScanlineVFX

    In charge of making sure hundreds of assets are promptly rigged and export ready in the Maya to Max pipeline.
    -Rigged a horse with full muscle system.
    - Wrote an FK/IK mocap retargeter for the horse.
    - Wrote modular components for biped rig including: Foot Viewport controls, Metacarpal controls, FK/IK Fingers, Eye and Eyelid rig, Jaw rig, Matchmove controls, Joint labeler.
    - Wrote animation support tools including: FK/IK Matcher, FX null animation connector, motion trails.

    300: Rise of an Empire - Rigging Supervisor
    Pompeii
    Wolf of Wallstreet
    Captain Am
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  • November 2006 - July 2012

    Rigging Supervisor

    Mr. X Inc.

    Rigging and support for animation, lighting, and FX department. Troubleshoot animation export issues. Develop and maintain Houdini stereo cameras. Character finaling shot work. Manage a team of riggers. Oversee asset management. Bid on rigging tasks.

    - Resident Evil Extinction.
    - The Seeker: The Dark is Rising
    - Lust, Caution
    - The Rocker
    - Death Race
    - Max Payne
    - Repo Mambo
    - Whiteout
    - Scott Pilgrim
    - Hot Tub Time Machine
    - Resident Evil Afterlife
    - Tron Legacy
    - Three Musketeers
    - The Thing
    - Resident Evil : Retribution
    - Mama
    - Silent Hill Revelat
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  • November 2006 - December 2006

    Facial Blendshape Artist

    Image Metrics

    Building Facial Blendshapes for a Hillary Duff Feature Film - Freelance work
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  • July 2006 - November 2006

    Character Modeler / Rigger

    C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures

    Television project.
    RND Facial rigging/Blendshape.
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  • December 2005 - April 2006

    Character Rigger, Character Generalist

    C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures

    Firehouse Dog - Rigging, Facial Set-Up, Modeling and Texture support, even Animation and Tracking. Worked with TD to help design pipeline for Firehouse Dog.
    Silent Hill - Rigging and support, Animation and Tracking.
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  • August 2003 - October 2005

    Character Modeler / Character Rigger / Character Finaller

    C.O.R.E. Feature Animation

    Character Modeler and Rigger on Disney Feature Film: The Wild.
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  • 1999 - 2003

    Senior Character Modeler

    Mainframe Entertainment

    Model, Rig, Texture and Facial Setup for characters on productions such as Spider-Man: The Animated Series, Popeye: Quest for Pappy, 2003 MTV Movie Awards, ReBoot Season 4, Action Man Season 1&2, Casper Haunted Christmas, Transformers Beast Machines.
    Also involved in R&D for Dot's Bots, Scary Godmother, Gatecrashers, ReBoot, Surf & Turf.
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Education
  • Sheridan College

    1999 - 2000
  • York University

    1996 - 1999