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Robert Swarthe

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Robert Swarthe
Born (1942-09-06) September 6, 1942 (age 77)
OccupationSpecial effects artist
Years active1968-1983

Robert Swarthe (born September 6, 1942) is a special effects artist who started out directing short films. He has 2 Academy Award nominations.

Oscar Nominations

Preservation

The Academy Film Archive preserved Kick Me and The Unicycle Race by Swarthe.[3]

Filmography

As a director

  • The Unicycle Race (1966)
  • K-9000: A Space Oddity (1968) [4] with Robert Mitchell [5]
  • Kick Me (1975)

As a Special Effects Artist

In addition he appeared in a making of Close Encounters of the Third Kind video in 2001.

References

  1. ^ "The 48th Academy Awards (1976) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved March 28, 2014.
  2. ^ "The 52nd Academy Awards (1980) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved March 28, 2014.
  3. ^ "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive.
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ Robert Mitchell on IMDB
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