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Director (feature film)

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Art Director (feature film)

2.
Seven Years in Tibet (1997) as Supervising Art Director (1st Unit) (Argentina)
In the autumn of 1939, Heinrich Harrer, the famous Austrian mountaineer, and his countryman Peter Aufschnaiter, set out to climb Nanga Parbat, one of the highest peaks in the Himalayas. The self-centered Harrer, whose sole pre-occupation was the achievement of fame and glory, would experience an emotional awakening on his fantastic journey that would take him from the heights of conquests to the depths of internment in a British prisoner-of-war camp, then from escape and a harrowing two-year trek through the Himalayas to the mysterious Tibetan city of Lhasa. As a stranger in a strange land where few westerners have ever visited, Harrer was befriended by the young Dalai Lama, and was asked to tutor the religious leader in English, geography and the ways of the Western world. He would eventually spend seven years in Tibet, during a period of tremendous political upheaval in that country, graced with friendship and the spiritual enlightenment of the young Dalai Lama.
3.
Ghost and the Darkness, The (1996) as Supervising Art Director
In 1836, two extraordinary lions went on a man-eating rampage that claimed over 130 lives. Nothing like this had happened before and it hasn't happened since. These two seemingly invincible beasts brought Britain's plans for an East African railway to a dead halt and literally stopped the greatest c
4.
Havana (1990) as Art Direction
Political drama surrounding events in Cuba just prior to the Castro regime in 1958, when a high stakes gambler falls in love with the wife of a revolutionary.
5.
Cry Freedom (1987) as Art Direction Supervisor
The true story of murdered, black, South African, "Black Consciousness Movement" activist Stephen Biko, and his friendship with the white, South African newspaper editor Donald Woods.
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Miracles (1986) as Art Direction
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Mission, The (1986) as Art Direction
Two missionaries fight for the rights of South American Indians against Spanish colonial landowners.
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High Road to China (1983) as Art Direction
Eve, an heiress/flapper during the 1920s, needs to find her missing father as fast as she can. Otherwise, his former partner will take over his business, and Eve will lose her inheritance. She enlists the help of world-weary, hard-drinking biplane pilot O'Malley, and their arguing soon turns into romance.
9.
Oh, Heavenly Dog! (1980) as Art Direction
Benjamin Browning is a private detective who is working on uncovering a sex scandal in the world of British politics when he is murdered. Benjamin returns to earth as a dog. Now living with magazine reporter Jackie Howard, Benjamin struggles with the lustful human urges inside his now canine body.
10.
Nijinsky (1980) as Art Direction
Onstage, Nijinsky, the most celebrated dancer of the early 20th century, was in flawless control. Offstage, he was in turmoil, torn between the ballerina he married and the domineering mentor he loved.
11.
The Great Train Robbery (1979) as Art Direction Assistant
Three crooks plot to steal a fortune in gold from a moving train.
12.
Omen, The (1976)
The young son of an American diplomat and his wife, living in London, turns out to be marked with the sign of Satan, the infamous "666". It soon becomes apparent that he could be the Anti-Christ incarnate and possesses the evil powers to stop anyone who stands in his way.
13.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) as Asst art dir
A British military officer enlists the Arabs for desert warfare in World War I.

Art Department (feature film)

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Equilibrium (2002) as Draughtsperson
In the nation of Libria, there is always peace among men. The rules of the Librian system are simple. If you are happy, you will be arrested. If you cry, the law will hunt you down. If you read a contraband book or so much as look at a smuggled painting, you've committed a crime. To keep the peace,

Post Production (feature film)

15.
Purple Rain (1984) as Post-Production Assistant
Semi-autobiographical account of a young rock star''s setbacks amidst his meteoric rise to fame.

Art Director (TV Mini-Series)

16.
James Clavell's Noble House (1988)
A four-part miniseries based on James Clavell's novel about romance, intrigue and international power struggles in contemporary Hong Kong.
17.
Windmills Of The Gods (1988)
A two-part miniseries based on Sidney Sheldon's best-selling novel involving a Midwestern college professor who is swept into the world of international political intrigue when she is appointed by the President to be the new American Ambassador to Romania. She becomes the target of an assassin who's
18.
Far Pavilions, The (1984)
Faithfully adapted from M.M. Kaye's epic 1978 novel of British colonial India of the 19th century, this colorful miniseries (HBO's first) about battle, love and treachery and intrigue, as well as love and honor involving one of Her Majesty's cavalry officers and an Indian princess who has been promi

Art Director (TV Mini-Series)

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Million Dollar Babies (1994)
Based on the true story of the Dionnes, a French Canadian couple who had identical quintuplets in 1934 and then struggled to regain custody of their children from the greedy, media-hungry doctor who delivered and exploited them.

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