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Roy Field (1932–2002)

Roy Field was born on August 19, 1932. He is known for his work on Superman (1978), Labyrinth (1986) and The Meaning of Life (1983). He was married to Patricia Field. He died on May 23, 2002. See full bio »



(age 69)

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 2001 Hornblower: Mutiny (TV Movie) (director of photography: model unit)
 2000 Longitude (TV Movie) (director of photography: model unit)
 1999 Lighthouse (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Cleopatra (TV Mini-Series) (director of photography: model unit)
 1999 Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (TV Movie) (director of photography: model unit)
 1998 Horatio Hornblower: The Fire Ship (TV Movie) (director of photography: model unit)
 1998 Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (TV Movie) (director of photography: model unit)
 1998 Orphans (visual effects)
 1998 The Tichborne Claimant (director of photography: effects shots, Ealing)
 1991 Rock-A-Doodle (visual effects supervisor: live action segments)
 1990 The Green Man (TV Series) (optical effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... (optical effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... (optical effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... (optical effects supervisor)
 1990 Air America (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1990 White Hunter Black Heart (visual effects supervisor)
 1988 The Girl in a Swing (special optical sequences)
 1986 Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star (visual effects supervisor: second unit)
 1986 The Last Days of Patton (TV Movie) (optical effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1986 Op hoop van zegen (visual effects)
 1986 Labyrinth (optical effects consultant)
 1985 Santa Claus (supervisor of optical effects)
 1984 A Christmas Carol (TV Movie) (optical effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1984 Supergirl (optical visual effects)
 1983 The Keep (optical effects)
 1983 Superman III (supervisor of optical & visual effects)
 1983 The Meaning of Life (optical effects)
 1982 The Dark Crystal (special visual effects)
 1982 Britannia Hospital (optical effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1981 Dragonslayer (blue screen and optical consultant: London - uncredited)
 1981 The Great Muppet Caper (opticals)
 1981 Clash of the Titans (special opticals)
 1981 Outland (special optical effects supervisor)
 1980 Superman II (supervisor of optical & visual effects)
 1980 Saturn 3 (optical effects)
 1978 Superman (creative supervisor of optical visual effects)
 1976 The Omen (optical effects - uncredited)
 1976 The Blue Bird (opticals)
 1974 The Man with the Golden Gun (opticals - uncredited)
 1971 Diamonds Are Forever (optical cinematography - uncredited)
 1969 On Her Majesty's Secret Service (visual effects - uncredited)
 1968 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (visual effects - uncredited)
 1967 You Only Live Twice (visual effects - uncredited)
 1965 Thunderball (visual effects - uncredited)
 1965 Carry on Cowboy (visual effects - uncredited)
 1965 Sands of the Kalahari (travelling matte effects - uncredited)
 1964 Goldfinger (visual effects - uncredited)
 1963 From Russia with Love (visual effects - uncredited)
 1963 Carry on Cabby (visual effects - uncredited)
 1962 Dr. No (visual effects - uncredited)
 1955 The Quatermass Xperiment (visual effects assistant camera - uncredited)
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Father of Peter Field and Tim Field.

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