Nick Allder

Last updated 05 March 2013

Nick Allder


Nick Allder was Film Cameraman for Doctor Who story The Invisible Enemy.

He is a American special-effects supervisor and coordinator who has won multiple awards, including an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects for the science-fiction horror film Alien (1979), and a BAFTA Award for Best Special Visual Effects for the science-fiction film The Fifth Element (1997). 

Allder has worked on the set of high-grossing films such as the epic space opera Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and the historical drama film Braveheart (1995).

Work includes The Necessary Death of Charlie CountrymanOne in the ChamberGhost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceA Princess for ChristmasAssassination GamesGletscherblutThe Seeker: The Dark Is RisingThe CompanyBlood and ChocolateAn American HauntingThe CaveHellboyUnderworldShanghai KnightsBlade IIBehind Enemy LinesJust VisitingThe Monkey King, Hghlander: EndgameCleopatraThe CriminalLost in SpaceThe Fifth ElementMuppet Treasure IslandBraveheartMacGyver: Trail to DoomsdayLeonMacGyver: Lost Treasure of AtlantisCity of JoyShuttlecockSien nui yau wan II yan gaan doLeviathanThe RescueThe Princess BrideSolarbabiesThe Jewel of the NileLegendTop Secret!The KeepCosmic PrincessThe SenderWho Dares WinsThe Return of the SoldierConan the BarbarianNighthawksThe Sea WolvesStar Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes BackAlienThe Medusa TouchDestination Moonbase-AlphaSpace: 1999Journey Through the Black SunAlien AttackNBC Special TreatMoon Zero TwoBattle of BritainA Twist of SandDragonslayerWho Dares Wins