James Bitonti

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Producer, Actor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Producer, Actor


James Bitonti is an assistant director and producer, known for The Grey (2011), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) and The Core (2003).
Height
6' 2" (1.88 m)

Known For


The Grey
The Grey
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2011)
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2011)
The Core
The Core
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2003)
Death Note
Death Note
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2017)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThere's Someone Inside Your House
(first assistant director) (post-production)
2021
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
(first assistant director)
2019
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSkyscraper
(first assistant director)
2018
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDeath Note
(first assistant director)
2017/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Edge of Seventeen
(first assistant director)
2016
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDeadpool
(first assistant director)
2016
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorChappie
(first assistant director)
2015
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBackstrom
(TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode) - Dragon Slayer (2015) ... (first assistant director)
2015
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThose Who Kill
(TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode) - Pilot (2014) ... (first assistant director)
2014
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorElysium
(first assistant director)
2013/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThis Means War
(first assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
2012
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Grey
(first assistant director)
2011
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorRise of the Planet of the Apes
(first assistant director: second unit - as James A. Bitonti)
2011
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe A-Team
(first assistant director: second unit - as James A. Bitonti)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorHot Tub Time Machine
(second assistant director)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director2012
(first assistant director: second unit)
2009/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorLove Happens
(second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2009
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorX-Men Origins: Wolverine
(first assistant director: second unit - additional photography)
2009
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Uninvited
(first assistant director: additional photography) / (second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2009
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSleepwalking
(assistant director: additional photography) / (first assistant director)
2008
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMartian Child
(second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorShooter
(second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2007/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorLittle Man
(first assistant director: second unit) / (key second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2006/III
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJust Friends
(second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2005/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Five People You Meet in Heaven
(TV Movie) (second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorWhite Chicks
(first assistant director: additional photography) / (second assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Prince and Me
(second assistant director)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Butterfly Effect
(first assistant director: additional photography)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorElf
(second assistant director)
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Core
(second second assistant director)
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAgent Cody Banks
(first assistant director: additional photography) / (second second assistant director)
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorIt's All About Love
(second assistant director: Vancouver - uncredited)
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorI Spy
(third assistant director: Budapest second unit)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDoor to Door
(TV Movie) (third assistant director)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorLife or Something Like It
(third assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSpy Game
(third assistant director: additional photography)
2001
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThir13en Ghosts
(third assistant director)
2001
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorReplicant
(third assistant director)
2001
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorValentine
(third assistant director)
2001
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Pledge
(trainee assistant director - as James A. Bitonti)
2001/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorWe All Fall Down
(second assistant director)
2000
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMiddlemen
(dgc trainee)
2000
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThere's Someone Inside Your House
(associate producer) (post-production)
2021
ProducerDeath Note
(co-producer)
2017/I
ProducerThe Edge of Seventeen
(co-producer)
2016
ProducerChappie
(co-producer)
2015
RoleTitleYear
ActorChappie
Gun Store Owner
2015
ActorThe Grey
Ottway's Father
2011
ActorJust Friends
Bouncer
2005/I
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewMartian Child
(choreographer: baseball sequence - as James A. Bitonti)
2007
Additional CrewUndone
(production assistant)
1997
RoleTitleYear
SelfChappie: Crime Spree - Scene Deconstructions
(Video documentary short) Self
2015
SelfChappie: Jozi - Real City and a Sci-Fi Setting
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfRogue Robot: Deconstructing the Stunts and Special Effects of 'Chappie'
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfFilm School for Kids
(Video documentary short) Self
2004