James D. Bissell

James D. Bissell

  • Birthday: 1951-08-06
  • Place of birth: Charleston, South Carolina, USA
  • Also know as: James Bissell

Biography

Jim Bissell is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BFA in Theater. After working in New York and L.A. on commercials and low budget features, he won an Emmy Award in 1980 for his work on Palmerstown, U.S.A. followed by a BAFTA nomination for production design on Steven Spielberg's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. He was the original chair for the Art Directors Guild Awards as well as a former Vice President of the Guild. He has taught at AFI, USC, UCLA extension and the NC School of the Arts and is a member of the DGA, ADG, and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Filmography

Production

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

1982

As Production Design

Good Night, and Good Luck.

2005

As Production Design

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

2002

As Production Design

Leatherheads

2008

As Production Design

Jumanji

1995

As Production Design

Twins

1988

As Production Design

Jack Reacher

2012

As Production Design

The Monuments Men

2014

As Production Design

The 6th Day

2000

As Production Design

300

2007

As Production Design

Hidden

2015

As Production Design

The Falcon and the Snowman

1985

As Production Design

The Spiderwick Chronicles

2008

As Production Design

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

2015

As Production Design

Tin Cup

1996

As Production Design

Dennis the Menace

1993

As Production Design

Suburbicon

2017

As Production Design

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff

1979

As Art Direction

Blue Chips

1994

As Production Design

The Ring Two

2005

As Production Design

Hollywood Homicide

2003

As Production Design

Skyscraper

2018

As Production Design

Twilight Zone: The Movie

1983

As Production Design

Velvet Buzzsaw

2019

As Production Design

The Last Starfighter

1984

As Art Direction

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

2011

As Production Design

The Midnight Sky

2020

As Production Design

My Fellow Americans

1996

As Production Design

The Pickle

1993

As Production Design

Arachnophobia

1990

As Production Design

Harry and the Hendersons

1987

As Production Design

The Boy Who Could Fly

1986

As Production Design

The Lost City

2022

As Production Design

The Rocketeer

1991

As Production Design

50 First Dates

2004

As Second Unit

Shrunk

0000

As Production Designer

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