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Paul Sylbert (1928–2016)

Paul Sylbert was born on April 16, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Heaven Can Wait (1978), Conspiracy Theory (1997) and Blow Out (1981). He was married to Jeanette and Anthea. He died on November 19, 2016 in Jenkinstown, Pennsylvania, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Heaven Can Wait
Heaven Can Wait Production Designer
Conspiracy Theory
Conspiracy Theory Production Designer
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Blow Out Production Designer
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Production Designer


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Teaching students is like trying to strike a match on soap.


Both Sylbert brothers served in the same Army infantry unit in Korea and attended the school of art at Temple University. See more »

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