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Volker Engel

Volker Engel was born on February 17, 1965 in Bremerhaven, Germany. He is known for his work on Independence Day (1996), 2012 (2009) and Godzilla (1998). See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Independence Day
Independence Day Visual Effects
2012 Visual Effects
Godzilla Visual Effects
White House Down
White House Down Visual Effects


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 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 White House Down (visual effects supervisor)
 2012 Here Comes the Boom (visual effects supervisor: Uncharted Territory)
 2011 Hugo (visual effects and digital environments: Uncharted Territory)
 2011/I Anonymous (visual effects supervisor)
 2009/I 2012 (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 The Triangle (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... (visual effects supervisor: Uncharted Territory)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (visual effects supervisor: Uncharted Territory)
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... (visual effects supervisor: Uncharted Territory)
 2004 Ring of the Nibelungs (TV Movie) (visual effects director)
 2003 Coronado (visual effects supervisor)
 1998/I Godzilla (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Independence Day (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Der letzte Kosmonaut (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Universal Soldier (model unit)
 1990 Moon 44 (visual effects supervisor)
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Provides visual effects in most of Roland Emmerich films.

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