James Lima

Visual Effects, Director, Art Department

Visual Effects, Director, Art Department


James Lima is known for his work on The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), Stealth (2005) and Strange Days (1995).
Awards
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Visual effectsTerminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 24 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (visual effects by - 4 episodes, 2008) (visual consultant - 1 episode, 2008) (visual effects - 1 episode, 2008) - Born to Run (2009) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) - Adam Raised a Cain (2009) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) - To the Lighthouse (2009) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) - Today Is the Day: Part 2 (2009) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) - Today Is the Day: Part 1 (2009) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) Show all 30 episodes
Visual effectsThe Mentalist
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode) - Pilot (2008) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
2008
Visual effectsTrue Blood
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode) - Strange Love (2008) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima)
2008
Visual effects3 lbs.
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 9 episodes) - Plugged In (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor) - The Cutting Edge (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Bad Boys (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor) - The God Spot (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Jim Lima) - Disarming (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor) Show all 9 episodes
2006
Visual effectsHouse
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode) - Pilot (2004) ... (visual effects supervisor)
2004
Visual effectsTaken
(TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 10 episodes) - Taken (2002) ... (visual effects supervisor) - John (2002) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Dropping the Dishes (2002) ... (visual effects supervisor) - God's Equation (2002) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Charlie and Lisa (2002) ... (visual effects supervisor) Show all 10 episodes
2002
Visual effectsThe Others
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 2 episodes) - Unnamed (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Pilot (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
2000
Visual effectsSpace Jam
(visual effects supervisor)
1996
Visual effectsStrange Days
(visual effects supervisor)
1995
Visual effectsSeaQuest 2032
(TV Series) (CGI effects supervisor - 3 episodes) - Photon Bullet (1993) ... (CGI effects supervisor) - Give Me Liberte (1993) ... (CGI effects supervisor) - To Be or Not to Be (1993) ... (CGI effects supervisor)
1993
RoleTitleYear
DirectorJurassic World VR Expedition
(Video Game)
2018
DirectorLove Advent
(TV Series short) (2 episodes) - Kim Kardashian West (2016) - Kendall Jenner (2015)
2015-2016
DirectorInside Me
(Short)
2015
DirectorTrussardi Sky Watcher
(Short)
2014
DirectorLambretta Is Back
(Video short)
2011
DirectorModelgeddon
(Short)
2010
DirectorPrada Fallen Shadows
(Short)
2008
DirectorPrada Presents: Trembled Blossoms
(Short)
2008
DirectorBehind the Seams2000
DirectorScariest Places on Earth
(TV Series)
2000
DirectorThe Others
(TV Series)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Art departmentThe Amazing Spider-Man
(concept artist)
2012
Art departmentGreen Lantern
(concept artist)
2011
Art departmentAvatar
(concept artist - uncredited)
2009
Art departmentDragonball Evolution
(concept artist)
2009
Art departmentTerminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
(TV Series) (concept artist - 1 episode) - Pilot (2008) ... (concept artist - uncredited)
2008
Art departmentStealth
(conceptual illustrator)
2005
Art departmentSpider-Man
(concept illustrator - uncredited)
2002
Art departmentStarship Troopers
(concept artist - uncredited)
1997
Art departmentFreejack
(conceptual artist)
1992
Art departmentDays of Thunder
(production illustrator)
1990
Art departmentUFO Cover-Up?: Live!
(TV Movie documentary) (illustration artist)
1988
Art departmentThe Blob
(conceptual artist - as Jim Lima)
1988
RoleTitleYear
ProducerTaken
(TV Mini-Series) (co-producer - 10 episodes) - Taken (2002) ... (co-producer) - John (2002) ... (co-producer) - Dropping the Dishes (2002) ... (co-producer) - God's Equation (2002) ... (co-producer) - Charlie and Lisa (2002) ... (co-producer) Show all 10 episodes
2002
ProducerScariest Places on Earth
(TV Series) (executive producer)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Art directorSeaQuest 2032
(TV Series) (8 episodes) - Photon Bullet (1993) - Give Me Liberte (1993) - Brothers and Sisters (1993) - Treasures of the Tonga Trench (1993) - Games (1993) Show all 8 episodes
1993
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorTaken
(TV Mini-Series) (second unit director - 3 episodes) - God's Equation (2002) ... (second unit director) - Charlie and Lisa (2002) ... (second unit director) - Beyond the Sky (2002) ... (second unit director)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Others
(TV Series) (second unit director)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Production designerThe Others
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Pilot (2000)
2000
Production designerJustice League of America
(TV Movie)
1997
RoleTitleYear
WriterJurassic World VR Expedition
(Video Game)
2018
WriterBehind the Seams
(written by)
2000
RoleTitleYear
EditorBehind the Seams2000
RoleTitleYear
ThanksRequiem
(Short) (special thanks)
1999/II
RoleTitleYear
SelfCreating the Chronicles
(Video documentary short) Self
2008