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Brian Smithies

Brian Smithies is known for his work on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001), Aliens (1986) and The Dark Crystal (1982). See full bio »

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Aliens Visual Effects
The Dark Crystal
The Dark Crystal Visual Effects
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 2002 Die Another Day (senior modeller: model unit)
 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (senior modeller: motion control & model unit)
 1999 The World Is Not Enough (senior technician: model unit)
 1997 Tomorrow Never Dies (workshop supervisor: model unit)
 1995 GoldenEye (modeller head of department)
 1994 The Neverending Story III (visual effects art director)
 1989 The BFG (TV Movie) (title pyrotechnic special effects)
 1986 Sky Bandits (model effects supervisor)
 1986 Aliens (miniature floor effects supervisor: visual effects unit)
 1985 Sweet Dreams (visual effects)
 1984 Dune (model unit supervisor)
 1983 Octopussy (model effects supervisor)
 1982 The Dark Crystal (director: miniature effects unit) / (special visual effects)
 1979 Dracula (models)
 1978 Superman (additional model effects)
 1968 Thunderbird 6 (model workshop)
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