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Known For

Howard the Duck Visual Effects
Innerspace Visual Effects
Willow Art Department
Aladdin Production Designer


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 2006-2007 Squirrel Boy (TV Series) (original color designer - 17 episodes)
- Diss and Make Up/Be Careful What You Fish For (2007) ... (original color designer)
- He Got Blame/I Only Have Eye for You (2007) ... (original color designer)
- Stranger Than Friction/Don't Cross Here (2007) ... (original color designer)
- Frag the Dog/The Grim Cheaper (2007) ... (original color designer)
- Winner Fake All/Rodney Darling (2007) ... (original color designer)
 1989 Tummy Trouble (Short) (background artist)
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 1987 Innerspace (conceptual designer: ILM)
 1987 Star Tours (Short) (matte painter: ILM - uncredited)
 1986 Howard the Duck (matte artist: ILM visual effects unit)
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 1997 Riven: The Sequel to Myst (Video Game) (journals)
 1996 Quack Pack (TV Series short) (story editor - 1 episode)
- Ducky Dearest (1996) ... (story editor)
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 2012 John Carter (visual development - uncredited)
 1988 Willow (conceptual artist - as Richard Van Der Wende)
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 1997 Riven: The Sequel to Myst (Video Game)
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 1992 Aladdin (as R.S. Vander Wende)

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Alternate Names:

Richard Van Der Wende | R.S. Vander Wende

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