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Robert Stromberg (I)

Robert Stromberg is known for Avatar (2009), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) and Maleficent (2014). See full bio »

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Avatar Production Designer
Maleficent Director
Alice in Wonderland Production Designer


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  The Legend of Braxton County (visual effects supervisor) (pre-production)
  Game of Thrones (TV Series) (visual effects - 4 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (additional visual effects - 2 episodes, 2014)
- No One (2016) ... (visual effects: Digital Symphony)
- The Broken Man (2016) ... (visual effects: Digital Symphony)
- The Door (2016) ... (visual effects: Digital Symphony)
- The Children (2014) ... (additional visual effects) / (visual effects: Rodeo FX)
- The Watchers on the Wall (2014) ... (additional visual effects)
 2014 Inherent Vice (matte painter: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2012 Life of Pi (visual effects: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2012 The Hunger Games (concept artist - as Robert Stromburg)
  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 10 episodes, 2010) (visual effects designer - 8 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Battle of the Century (2011) ... (visual effects designer: digital symphony)
- The Age of Reason (2011) ... (visual effects designer: digital symphony)
- Gimcrack and Bunkum (2011) ... (visual effects designer: digital symphony)
- A Dangerous Maid (2011) ... (visual effects designer: digital symphony)
- 21 (2011) ... (visual effects designer: digital symphony)
 2011 Water for Elephants (matte painter: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2010/I The Way Back (visual effects designer: Visual Symphony)
 2010 Angel Camouflaged (visual effects supervisor)
 2010 The Pacific (TV Mini Series) (visual effects designer - 4 episodes)
- Home (2010) ... (visual effects designer)
- Iwo Jima (2010) ... (visual effects designer)
- Gloucester/Pavuvu/Banika (2010) ... (visual effects designer)
- Melbourne (2010) ... (visual effects designer)
 2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (matte painter: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2010 Shutter Island (visual effects designer - uncredited)
 2009/I 2012 (matte artist)
 2009/I Creation (visual effects designer: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2009/I The Road (visual effects design consultant: Crazy Horse Effects)
 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (digital matte artist: CIS Hollywood)
 2009 Grey Gardens (TV Movie) (aerial matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2008 Four Christmases (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
 2008 John Adams (TV Mini Series) (visual effects designer - 4 episodes)
- Reunion (2008) ... (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
- Don't Tread on Me (2008) ... (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
- Independence (2008) ... (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
- Join or Die (2008) ... (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
 2007 The Golden Compass (matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot) / (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2007 There Will Be Blood (visual effects designer: Digital Backlot)
 2007 3:10 to Yuma (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2007 Evan Almighty (matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (visual effects conceptual consultant: Digital Domain) / (visual effects design)
 2007 Ghost Rider (matte painter: CafeFX)
 2007 The Last Mimzy (matte painting supervisor)
 2006 The Good Shepherd (matte painting supervisor)
 2006 The Good German (matte painting supervisor: CIS Hollywood)
 2006 Men in Trees (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 2006 The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2006 Pan's Labyrinth (matte painting supervisor)
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Walk the Line (visual effects supervisor)
 2004 The Aviator (visual effect supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2004 The Forgotten (matte artist)
 2004 The Terminal (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2004 The Chronicles of Riddick (digital matte painting supervisor)
 2004 House of D (matte painting supervisor)
 2004 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (visual effects designer)
 2003 The Order (digital matte artist)
 2003 Seabiscuit (digital matte painter)
 2003 The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (matte painting supervisor: main titles)
 2003 Bad Boys II (digital matte artist)
 2003 Hollywood Homicide (digital matte painter: SPI)
 2003 Identity (visual effects supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2002 Catch Me If You Can (matte painter: Asylum Visual Effects)
 2002 Solaris (planet designer: Rhythm & Hues)
 2002 I Spy (digital matte painter: Digital Backlot)
 2002 Men in Black II (matte artist: SPI)
 2002 About Schmidt (matte painter)
 2001 Kate & Leopold (visual effects supervisor)
 2001 I Am Sam (matte painting)
 2001 Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2001 15 Minutes (matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2000 Cast Away (additional paintings: SPI)
 2000 Battlefield Earth (matte painting supervisor: Digital Backlot)
 2000 What Lies Beneath (matte painting artist: SPI)
 1999 Breakfast of Champions (digital matte artist)
 1998 The Siege (visual effects supervisor: Moving Target)
 1998 Patch Adams (digital matte painter: SPI)
 1998 Dangerous Beauty (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Kull the Conqueror (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (matte paintings: Illusion Arts)
 1996 Daylight (matte artist: Illusion Arts)
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (matte artist: Illusion Art)
 1996 High School High (digital matte artist)
 1996 Courage Under Fire (matte artist: Illusion Arts)
 1996 DragonHeart (matte paintings - uncredited)
 1996 The Birdcage (matte artist)
 1996 From Dusk Till Dawn (effects supervisor: Illusion Arts)
 1995 Four Rooms (visual effects: Illusion Arts, Inc.)
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds (visual effects supervisor)
 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series) (matte artist - 1 episode)
- Caretaker (1995) ... (matte artist - uncredited)
 1994 Speechless (matte artist: Illusion Arts)
 1994 Fatherland (TV Movie) (digital matte paintings: Illusion Arts) / (visual effects supervisor: Illusion Arts)
 1994 Double Dragon (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 The Shadow (matte artist)
 1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (matte artist)
 1993 Addams Family Values (matte artist: Illusion Arts)
 1993 The Age of Innocence (matte artist: Illusion Arts Inc.)
 1993 A Far Off Place (additional visual effects)
 1992 A Few Good Men (matte shots)
 1992 Fortress (matte artist - as Robert R. Stromberg)
 1992 Innocent Blood (digital matte artist)
 1992 The Babe (matte artist: Illusion Arts)
 1992 Newsies (digital matte artist)
 1991 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (matte artist - 1 episode)
- A Matter Of Time (1991) ... (matte artist - uncredited)
 1991 The Butcher's Wife (matte artist)
 1991 Cape Fear (matte artist: Illusion Arts Inc.)
 1991 Shattered (matte artist)
 1990 Empire of the Dark (visual effects)
 1990 Frankenstein Unbound (matte artist)
 1990 Tremors (digital matte artist)
 1989 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (matte paintings - uncredited)
 1988 Journey to the Center of the Earth (matte artist - as Robert R. Stromberg)
 1988 Night of the Demons (matte artist)
 1987-1988 Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (TV Series) (matte paintings - 22 episodes)
- Retribution: Part 2 (1988) ... (matte paintings)
- Retribution: Part 1 (1988) ... (matte paintings)
- New Order: Part Two - The Land Shall Burn (1988) ... (matte paintings)
- New Order: Part One - The Sky Shall Swallow Them (1988) ... (matte paintings)
- Freedom One (1988) ... (matte paintings)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Robert R. Stromberg | Rob Stromberg | Robert Stromburg


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Uncle of Wesley Stromberg and Keaton Stromberg, members of the band, Emblem3, who competed in The X Factor (2011) USA 2012. See more »

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