Toby Farrar was born on July 18, 1969. He is known for his work on Frankenweenie (2012), Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) and Frostbitten (2006). See full bio »


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Frankenweenie Camera and Electrical Department
Fantastic Mr. Fox
Fantastic Mr. Fox Camera and Electrical Department
Frostbitten Camera and Electrical Department
State of the Planet
State of the Planet Camera and Electrical Department


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 2014 The Crimson Field (TV Mini-Series) (electrician - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... (electrician)
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... (electrician)
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... (electrician)
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... (electrician)
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... (electrician)
 2012 Frankenweenie (gaffer) / (lighting camera person)
 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox (gaffer)
 2008 Kiss of Death (TV Movie) (electrician)
 2006 Grime Scene Investigation (TV Series documentary) (gaffer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2006) ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.7 (2006) ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (gaffer)
 2006 Frostbitten (gaffer)
 2005 Lost Dogs (gaffer)
 2002 Journey Man (Short) (gaffer)
 2002 Nature (TV Series documentary) (gaffer - 1 episode)
 2001 Great Escape: The Untold Story (TV Movie documentary) (gaffer)
 2001 Delilah (Short) (gaffer)
 2000 State of the Planet (TV Series documentary) (gaffer)
 2000 Delusion (Short) (gaffer)
 2000 The Ghost of Greville Lodge (electrician)
 2000 Rockin' Chair (Short) (electrician)
 2000 The Lost Gods of Easter Island (TV Movie documentary) (gaffer)
 1999 Faeries (lighting assistant: 3D sets - as Toby Farrah)
 1999 Native (Short) (electrician)
 1999 Just Desserts (TV Movie) (gaffer)
 1999 The Grass Is Greener (Short) (electrician)
 1998 The Day Grandad Went Blind (Short) (gaffer)
 1997 Monument (TV Movie) (electrician)
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Toby Farrah

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Lost his right hand in an electrocution accident in 1989 and now wears a prosthetic underarm with a hook. Despite this he's managed to have a successful career as a film gaffer - a very physical job.

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