Jerry Ziesmer

1st AD
Almost Famous; Jerry Maguire; Singles; Love at Large; Say Anything; Midnight Run; Illegally Yours; Some Kind of Wonderful; Short Circuit; Jo Jo Dancer; American Flyers; The River; Scarface; Blue Thunder; Annie; History of the World Part I; Rocky II; 1941; Apocalypse Now; Black Sunday; Harry and Walter Go to New York; Wrath of God. Graduate DGA Trainee Program. Author of Ready When You Are, Mr. Coppola, Mr. Spielberg, Mr. Crowe (Scarecrow Press, 2000).

16520 Park Lane Cir.
Los Angeles, CA 90049 -1145

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P.O. Box 260524
Encino, CA 91426 -0524

Visual History
Ziesmer Interview
Visual History Interview
Jerry Ziesmer discusses his extensive career as an Assistant Director on films like Apocalypse Now, Rocky II, Scarface, Jerry Maguire, and Almost Famous. He also describes his service to the Guild as Chair of the AD/UPM Council and helping to establish a Mentorship Program for women and minority members.