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François Daignault

Camera and Electrical Department
KNOWN FOR 
Seven Years in Tibet (1997) | 300 (2006) | X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
AKA 
Francois Daignault | Francois Daigneault | François Daigneault
BORN 
Dec 8, 1965 (age 50)

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Past Film & Video (68 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Independence Day: ResurgenceIndependence Day: Resurgence Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2016 $165MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for StonewallStonewall Camera Operator  Less 2015 $14MM $186K
  • Primary photo for X-Men: Days of Future PastX-Men: Days of Future Past Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2014 $200MM $234MM
  • Primary photo for RiddickRiddick Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2013 $38MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for The Smurfs 2The Smurfs 2 A Camera Operator  Less 2013 $105MM $71MM
  • Primary photo for White House DownWhite House Down Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2013 $150MM $73MM
  • Primary photo for Mirror MirrorMirror Mirror "a" Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2012 $85MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for ImmortalsImmortals Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2011 $75MM $84MM
  • Primary photo for Barney's VersionBarney's Version Camera Operator ("b" camera), Steadicam Operator  Less 2010 $7.5MM
  • Primary photo for The TrotskyThe Trotsky Steadicam Operator  Less 2009 CAD 6.4MM
  • Primary photo for AmeliaAmelia Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2009 $40MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for OrphanOrphan Camera Operator  Less 2009 $42MM
  • Primary photo for AfterwardsAfterwards Steadicam Operator  Less 2008 $15MM
  • Primary photo for Babylon A.D.Babylon A.D. Camera Operator  Less 2008 $70MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for Death RaceDeath Race Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2008 $45MM $36MM
  • Primary photo for Days of DarknessDays of Darkness Camera Operator  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 300300 Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 2006 $65MM $211MM
  • Primary photo for The FountainThe Fountain Camera Operator  Less 2006 $35MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for Silent HillSilent Hill Camera Operator  Less 2006 $50MM $47MM
  • Primary photo for La rage de l'angeLa rage de l'ange Camera Operator  Less 2006 CAD 3.8MM
  • Primary photo for The Prize Winner of Defiance, OhioThe Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio Steadicam Operator (as Francois Daignault), Camera Operator ("a" camera) (as Francois Daignault)  Less 2005 $626K
  • Primary photo for The OutlanderThe Outlander Steadicam Operator  Less 2005 CAD 7MM
  • Primary photo for The PacifierThe Pacifier Camera Operator  Less 2005 $56MM $113MM
  • Primary photo for Wicker ParkWicker Park Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2004 $30MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Frissons d'étéFrissons d'été (Short) Steadicam Operator  Less 2004 CAD 200K
  • Primary photo for Secret WindowSecret Window Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2004 $40MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for Pact with the DevilPact with the Devil Steadicam Operator  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Barbarian InvasionsThe Barbarian Invasions Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2003 CAD 6MM $3.4MM
  • Primary photo for Shattered GlassShattered Glass Steadicam Operator (as François Daigneault)  Less 2003 $6MM $2.2MM
  • Primary photo for GothikaGothika Camera Operator  Less 2003 $40MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for LevityLevity Steadicam Operator  Less 2003 $7.5MM $209K
  • Primary photo for SwindleSwindle Steadicam Operator  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for AbandonAbandon Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator (second camera)  Less 2002 $25MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Pluto NashThe Adventures of Pluto Nash Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2002 $100MM $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for The Bourne IdentityThe Bourne Identity Steadicam Operator (uncredited)  Less 2002 $60MM $121MM
  • Primary photo for Hidden AgendaHidden Agenda Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 2001 $5MM
  • Primary photo for The GaulThe Gaul Steadicam Operator (second unit)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Life in the BalanceLife in the Balance Steadicam Operator (as Francois Daigneault)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for XchangeXchange Steadicam Operator  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for StardomStardom Steadicam Operator  Less 2000 $11K
  • Primary photo for Six-PackSix-Pack Steadicam Operator (Canada)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Where the Money IsWhere the Money Is Steadicam Operator  Less 2000 $18MM $5.7MM
  • Primary photo for No AlibiNo Alibi Steadicam Operator  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Waking the DeadWaking the Dead Steadicam Operator  Less 2000 $8.5MM $327K
  • Primary photo for Dead SilentDead Silent Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 1999 CAD 1.9MM
  • Primary photo for Eye of the BeholderEye of the Beholder Steadicam Operator, Second Camera Operator  Less 1999 $15MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for Perpetrators of the CrimePerpetrators of the Crime Steadicam Operator  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for A Walk on the MoonA Walk on the Moon Additional Camera Operator (as Francois Daignault), Steadicam Operator (as Francois Daignault)  Less 1999 $14MM $4.7MM
  • Primary photo for SaviorSavior Steadicam Operator (Montreal)  Less 1998 $10MM $13K
  • Primary photo for Arrival IIArrival II Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera), Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 1998 CAD 6MM
  • Primary photo for CaptiveCaptive Steadicam Operator  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for MeanwhileMeanwhile (Short) Steadicam Operator  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Ghosts of Dickens' PastThe Ghosts of Dickens' Past Steadicam  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Seven Years in TibetSeven Years in Tibet Steadicam Operator (second unit), Assistant Camera, Second Assistant Camera (second unit)  Less 1997 $70MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for The AssignmentThe Assignment Second Assistant Camera  Less 1997 $540K
  • Primary photo for La vengeance de la femme en noirLa vengeance de la femme en noir Second Assistant Camera  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Hollow PointHollow Point Second Assistant Camera  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The QuestThe Quest Second Assistant Camera ("a" camera, Montreal)  Less 1996 $30MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for RainbowRainbow Second Assistant Camera  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Witchboard III: The PossessionWitchboard III: The Possession First Assistant Camera (as François Daigneault)  Less 1995 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Squanto: A Warrior's TaleSquanto: A Warrior's Tale Second Assistant Camera (as Francois Daignault)  Less 1994 $19MM $3.3MM
  • Primary photo for OctobreOctobre Second Assistant Additional Camera  Less 1994 $350K
  • Primary photo for KabloonakKabloonak Assistant Camera  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for A Wind from WyomingA Wind from Wyoming Second Assistant Camera  Less 1994 $170K
  • Primary photo for King of the AirwaysKing of the Airways Second Assistant Camera  Less 1994 CAD 3.1MM $1.6MM
  • Primary photo for La vie fantômeLa vie fantôme Second Assistant Camera  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The CarpenterThe Carpenter Grip  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Zombie NightmareZombie Nightmare Grip  Less 1987 $180K
Past Television (17 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The DovekeepersThe Dovekeepers (TV Mini-series) Camera Operator "a" Camera (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • Night Two (Apr 1, 2015) Camera Operator "a" Camera  Less
    • Night One (Mar 31, 2015) Camera Operator "a" Camera  Less
  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) Camera Operator (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Pilot (Jul 9, 2012) Camera Operator (as Francois Daignault)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jensen ProjectThe Jensen Project (TV Movie) Camera Operator ('b' camera)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Ben HurBen Hur (TV Mini-series) Camera Operator ("a" camera) (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Apr 11, 2010) Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Apr 4, 2010) Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less
  • Primary photo for UltraUltra (TV Movie) Camera Operator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for NapoléonNapoléon (TV Mini-series) Steadicam Operator (4 episodes, 2002), Camera Operator (4 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 4
    • 1812-1821 (Oct 28, 2002) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less
    • 1807-1812 (Oct 21, 2002) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less
    • 1800-1807 (Oct 14, 2002) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less
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  • Primary photo for ObsessedObsessed (TV Movie) Camera Operator  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Within These WallsWithin These Walls (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart WithinDr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within (TV Movie) Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for All SoulsAll Souls (TV Series) Camera Operator  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for Jackie Bouvier Kennedy OnassisJackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for BabyBaby (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for NurembergNuremberg (TV Mini-series) Steadicam Operator (2 episodes, 2000), Camera Operator (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Jul 17, 2000) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Jul 16, 2000) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bookfair MurdersThe Bookfair Murders (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator (as François Daigneault)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for LassieLassie (TV Series) Steadicam Operator (1 episode, 1999), Camera Operator (second unit) (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Breakout (1999) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator (second unit)  Less
  • Primary photo for Glory & HonorGlory & Honor (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for La grande collectionLa grande collection (TV Series) Second Assistant Camera (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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