#1: From the doc "Cinematographer Style"

 

   


ERICSON CORE

 

Born: ?.

Education: Film School of USC; Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California.

Career: Ph commercials. Ph music videos with a: The Mavericks, Stevie Wonder, Run D.M.C., The Rolling Stones ['Voodoo Lounge', 1995, David Bellino], Michael Jackson ['Cry', 2001, Nick Brandt], a.o.

Directed commercials for Pontiac, a.o., and music videos with a: Magnapop, Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E., a.o.

Married [2003-present] to actress Rana Haugen.

Appeared in the doc 'Cinematographer Style' [2006, Jon Fauer; ph: Jeff Laszlo, Brian Heller, J. Fauer & David Morgan; 86m].

Awards: AFI [USA] 'Cinematographer of the Year' nom [2001] for 'The Fast and the Furious'.


 

 FILMS & TELEVISION

1994

The Show [Brian Robbins] b&w-c; concert doc/93m; doc ph with Larry Banks, John Ndiago Demps, Johnny Simmons, a.o.; concert ph: Michael Negrin; concert c.op: Larry Banks, Sol Negrin, Dyanna Taylor, a.o.

1995

Rolling Stones: Voodoo Lounge [David Bellino] CD-ROM

1995

Tapestry Revisited: A Tribute to Carole King [Erinn Williams] mus tv-special/75m; cph: Joe DeSalvo, Scott Edelstein, Jules Labarthe, a.o.

1995

Without Evidence [Gill Dennis] c/V; co-2uc; ph: Victor Nunez

1996

EZ Streets [pilot dir by Paul Haggis] 10-part (1 unaired) tv-series, 1996-97; other ph: Ronald Garcia; aph: Kurt E. Soderling

1996

One Eight Seven/187 [Kevin Reynolds] c

1996

Exit in Red [Yurek Bogayevicz] c; 2uc: John Lambert & Luc G. Nicknair

1997

[Oprah Winfrey Presents:] Before Women Had Wings [Lloyd Kramer] tvm; cph: Norman Langley

1997

[Robert Altman's] Gun [ep #5 'The Hole' dir by Ted Demme & #6 'Father John' dir by Jeremiah Chechik] 6-part tv-series, 1997; other ph: Suki Medencevic (pilot 'The Shot' dir by James Foley + #3) & Roy H. Wagner (#2 & #4)

1997

Payback [Brian Helgeland] s35/c; uncred addph: Daryn Okada

1998

Mumford [Lawrence Kasdan] s35/b&w-c; 2uc: Peter Pilafian

1998

The Thomas Crown Affair [John McTiernan] replaced after 8 days of filming by Tom Priestley Jr.

1999

Family Law [pilot dir by Paul Haggis] 68-part tv-series, 1999-02; 1st season, 1999-2000 (23 ep); other ph: James L. Carter (22 ep)

1999

Dancing at the Blue Iguana [Michael Radford] c

2000

The Fast and the Furious/Redline [Rob Cohen] s35/c; 2uc: Jonathan Taylor

2000

Don't Say a Word [Gary Fleder] s35/c; addph; ph: Amir M. Mokri

2002

Daredevil/Daredevil: A Daring New Vision [Mark Steven Johnson] s35 (+ digital)/c; 2uc: Craig Haagensen; efx ph New York City: Sandi Sissel

 

[Left] with actor Greg Kinnear - "Invincible" - photo by Ron Phillips

 

2005

Invincible [Ericson Core] s35 (+ D-Cinema)/c; splinter unit ph: Steve Andrich; vfx ph: Eric Swenson

2006

The Courier 2.0/Courier 2.0 - No Escape [Ericson Core] advertiser (e.g. Pontiac) sponsored micro-series; follows 7-part 'The Courier/Courier 1.0' series (2006); for CBS-tv (2007)

2007

Space Cowboy [Michael Salomon] c; short/4m; prod for concert tour by country music artist Toby Keith in association with corporate sponsor Ford (Trucks)

2011

Proof [Rob Pritts] HD/c; short/6m

2012

Hell of a Day [Michael Salomon] c; short/4m; prod for concert tour by country music artist Trace Adkins in association with corporate sponsor BC Powder (Pain reliever)

2014

Point Break [Ericson Core] HD (ARRI ALEXA XT + Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera)+RED Epic Dragon-to-35mm scope (+ D-Cinema [also 3-D version])/c; 2uc (Austria/Venezuela/Mexico/Switzerland/France): Peter Collister; ph India unit: Markus Eckert; aph: Steve Koster (Hawaii & Tahiti) & Dylan Goss (Utah motocross unit); Digicopter ph (Germany): Nikolaj Georgiew; remake of film (1990, Kathryn Bigelow; ph: Don Peterman)

 

 FILMS & TELEVISION AS DIRECTOR

1999

Family Law [ep #18 'Necessity' & #23 'Possession Is Nine Tenths of the Law'] 1st season, 1999-2000; ph: James L. Carter; see Films & Television

2000

Family Law [ep #35 'Film at Eleven'] 2nd season, 2000-01; ph: Walt Fraser; see 1999

2001

Family Law [ep #51 'My Brother's Keeper'] 3rd season, 2001-02; ph: Walt Fraser; see 1999

2005

Invincible [feature; + ph] see Films & Television

2006

Liberty [feature] in development

2006

? [Stylianos Kyriakides biopic] announced

2006

Conrail [feature] announced

2006

Counterfeit Son [feature] announced

2006

The Courier 2.0/Courier 2.0 - No Escape [tv micro-series; + ph] see Films & Television

2007

The Prodigy [feature] pre-production; scheduled to start shooting in January 2008; status unknown

2008

Fair Trade/The Trap [feature] announced; remake of 'Klopka' (2006, Srdan Golubovic; ph: Aleksandar Ilic)

2009

Murder, Inc. [feature] in development

2009

xXx: The Return of Xander Cage [feature (replaced Rob Cohen)] prod was dir in 2016 by D.J. Caruso

2014

Point Break [feature; + ph] see Films & Television