David Riker

Director, Photographer
Born: 11/29/1962 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Writer (6)

Dirty Wars 2013 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Girl 2012 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Sleep Dealer 2009 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Sleep Dealer 2009 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Ciudad 1999 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The City 1999 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (4)

The Girl 2012 (Movie)

(Director)

La Ciudad 1999 (Movie)

(Director)

The City 1999 (Movie)

(Director)

The Many Faces of Paper 1987 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (1)

The 9th Annual Gotham Awards 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (1)

The City 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

EDUCATION

Tufts University

Medford , Massachusetts

Educated in a French-speaking school while living in Brussels

The American School

New York University

New York , New York
Attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts; made short film "La Ciudad/The City" in 1994 which served as the basis for his debut feature

Milestones

2008

Co-wrote (with Alex Rivera) "Sleep Dealer"

1994

Made first fictional film, "La Cuidad/The City" (which became "The Puppeteer" story)

1990

Helmed second documentary, "Roxbury, USA"; film explored one community's struggle to recover from addiction

1988

Directed first documentary, "The Many Faces of Paper"; a 30-minute short examining a 16-month strike in a Maine paper mill community

1967

At age four, moved with family to Brussels, Belgium

Family moved to London

Born in Boston, Massachusetts

As a teenager, worked as a photographer for various newspapers

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