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Chain Reaction Camera and Electrical Department
Jupiter Ascending Camera and Electrical Department
Eagle Eye Camera and Electrical Department
The Dark Knight Visual Effects


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 2015 Jupiter Ascending (rigging key grip: Chicago)
 2012-2013 Chicago Fire (TV Series) (dolly grip - 20 episodes)
- A Hell of a Ride (2013) ... (dolly grip - uncredited)
- Let Her Go (2013) ... (dolly grip - uncredited)
- Leaders Lead (2013) ... (dolly grip - uncredited)
- Retaliation Hit (2013) ... (dolly grip - uncredited)
- Ambition (2013) ... (dolly grip - uncredited)
 2010 Little Fockers (key grip: Chicago)
 2009 Public Enemies (rigging key grip - as James Roorda)
 2008 Eagle Eye (first company rigging grip: Chicago - as Jim Roorda)
 2008 The Express (key rigging grip)
 2007 Fred Claus (key rigging grip)
 2006 The Break-Up (key rigging grip)
 2005/I Derailed (best boy grip)
 2005 The Weather Man (second company rigging grip)
 2005 Roll Bounce (best boy grip)
 2005 Proof (best boy grip: Chicago - as Jim Roorda)
 2003 The Company (key rigging grip)
 2002 Road to Perdition (key rigging grip: Chicago)
 2001 Hardball (dolly grip)
 2001 Novocaine (rigging key grip - as Jim Roorda)
 2001 Just Visiting (key rigging grip)
 2001 Driven (grip)
 2001 Save the Last Dance (first company rigging grip)
 2000 Bored Silly (additional key grip)
 1999 Light It Up (dolly grip)
 1998 Since You've Been Gone (TV Movie) (key rigging grip)
 1997 Home Alone 3 (rigging best boy grip)
 1997 George of the Jungle (grip)
 1996 Chain Reaction (electrician: second unit)
 1996 A Family Thing (key rigging grip - as Jim Roorda)
 1993 Blink (grip)
 1993 Rudy (dolly grip)
 1985 Code of Silence (grip - as James Roorda)
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Alternate Names:

James Roorda | Jim Roorda

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