Hamish Purdy discusses his experience working on set for the movie The Revenant.
Hamish Purdy is Oscar nominated art director and set decorator known for his work on Man of Steel (2013), Watchmen (2009) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). A born and raised Vancouver boy, Purdy attended UVic and UBC before going into film and TV, working on local independent film Impolite and TV series The X Files and films like Watchmen and Sucker Punch. He’s worked with respected industry folks Jim Erickson, Elizabeth Wilcox and Lin MacDonald here and abroad. Most recently he worked with Jack Fisk on The Revenant, for which he was nominated for an Oscar for production design. Hamish lives in North Vancouver with his wife and three kids.