From Vancouver, Canada. At 19, directed documentary for the National Film Board of Canada. Entered the experimental film arena in the early 80's. "Diminished" (1980) won honorable mention at the 9th Northwest Film and Video Festival. Gene Youngblood, author of the avant-garde manifesto, "Expanded Cinema", wrote about the film, describing it as "A ... See full bio »

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 2017 South Lakewood North (Short)
 2016 Abcam (Short)
 2013 BackBone: Vancouver Experimental Cinema (Video documentary)
 2010 Overview (Video)
 2009/I Apart (Video short)
 2005 Young Blades (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Enchanted (2005)
 2005 Mixed Signals (Short)
 2003 Da Vinci's Inquest (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2002 Just Cause (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bet Your Life (2002)
 2002 Beware of Dog (TV Series)
 2002 Much Ado About Whatever (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2001-2002 Mysterious Ways (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Logan Miller (2002)
- Lost Souls (2001)
 2001 Tracker (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Plague (2001)
 2001 The Chris Isaak Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mr. Isaak's Opus (2001)
 2001 Spinning Out of Control (TV Movie)
 2000 Queen of Swords (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Running Wild (2000)
 2000 Hollywood Off-Ramp (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Screenplay By (2000)
- Club Brigadoon (2000)
- Sit, Duke (2000)
- Watch Your Step (2000)
 1999 Beggars and Choosers (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Star Whores (1999)
 1999 The New Addams Family (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1997-1998 Highlander (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- To Be (1998)
- Two of Hearts (1998)
- Justice (1997)
- Black Tower (1997)
 1997 Wounded
 1996 White Tiger
 1989 Matinee (TV Movie)
 1979 Poison Ivy (Documentary short) (as Richard James Martin)
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