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Theo Nischwitz Net Worth

Theo Nischwitz Net Worth is
$17 Million

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Theo Nischwitz (1913–1994) was a German cinematographer and special effects expert. Following the Second World War he was head of special effects at the Munich-based Bavaria Film. He was married to the film editor Gertrud Hinz.
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Date Of BirthApril 27, 1913
Died1994-07-14
Place Of BirthBerlin, Germany
ProfessionSpecial Effects, Visual Effects, Cinematographer
Star SignTaurus
#Fact
1From 1931 he war regularly involved in special effects for feature movies like "Bomben auf Monte Carlo" (1931), "F.P. 1 antwortet nicht" (1932), "Amphitryon" (35) - where he created the eye flashes - and "Es war eine rauschende Ballnacht" (1939).
2His last two movies were for two German comedians: Dieter Hallervorden and Otto Waalkes.
3He was for a short time married to the film editor Gertrud Hinz.
4Theodor Nischwitz was in the lucky situation to carry on his profession till to old age. To his last impressive works belong "Fedora" (1978), and the serial "Das Boot" (1981), where he created the sequences with the submarine tower in the storm.
5The cinematographer for special effects, Theodor Nischwitz, worked as an apprentice for the Kopierwerk Afifa from 1930, one year later he joined the trick department of the Ufa in Babelsberg.
6His last father-in-law was the composer Mischa Spoliansky.
7During his training as a cinematographer he chose the field of special effects and became soon an experienced artist of his line.
8He continued his career successfully after the war and realized impressive special effects. To his well-known post-war movies belong "Ein Mann geht durch die Wand" (1959), "Das Spukschloss im Spessart" (60) and the serial "Raumpatrouille" (66).
9Following the Second World War he was head of special effects at the Munich-based Bavaria Film.
10His film work was interrupted for a short time because of his entry to the military. He was assigned as a war correspondent to the West and East front before he was suspended from the military for his cooperation for the movies "Stukas" (1941) and "Besatzung Dora" (1943). He used the opportunity and also worked for the special effects for the colourful costume movie "Münchhausen" (1943), where he was responsible for the sequence with the superfast runner and with the long-distance gun.
11He was the son of actor, director and producer Heinrich Lisson nee Nischwitz.

Special Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Raumpatrouille - Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion2003special effects - original version, as Theodor Nischwitz
Moon 441990special effects
Schulz & Schulz1989TV Series special effects - 1 episode
Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein1989special effects supervisor - as Theodor Nischwitz
Ödipussi1988optical effects
Das Rätsel der Sandbank1987TV Movie special effects design
Otto - Der Film1985optical effects
Das Gespinst1985TV Movie special effects
Das leise Gift1984TV Movie special effects
Ediths Tagebuch1983special effects supervisor - as Theodor Nischwitz
Das Boot1981special effects
Wallenstein1978TV Mini-Series special effects
Hitler, a Career1977Documentary special effects
The American Friend1977special effects
Telerop 2009 - Es ist noch was zu retten1974TV Series tricks - 12 episodes
Karl May1974optical effects
Raumpatrouille - Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion1966TV Series special effects - 7 episodes
Die große Kür1964special effects
Lieben Sie Show...?1962-1963TV Mini-Series special effects - 4 episodes
Schneewittchen und die sieben Gaukler1962special effects
The Haunted Castle1960special effects
Nacht fiel über Gotenhafen1960special effects
Zwischen Glück und Krone1959Documentary special effects supervisor
Der Engel, der seine Harfe versetzte1959special effects
Eine Frau, die weiss, was sie will1958special effects
Sauerbruch - Das war mein Leben1954special effects - uncredited
Cabaret1954special effects
Begierde1951special effects
Das doppelte Lottchen1950special effects - uncredited
Königskinder1950special effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Wohin die Züge fahren1949special effects
Hallo, Fräulein!1949special effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Der große Mandarin1949special effects
The Original Sin1948special effects
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen1943special effects
Im Zeichen des Vertrauens. Ein Beyer-Film1938Short special effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Amphitryon1935special effects assistant
F. P. 1 Doesn't Answer1933special effects
I.F.1 ne répond plus1933special effects
Ecstasy1933special effects
F.P.1 Doesn't Answer1932special effects
Monte Carlo Madness1932optical effects
Le capitaine Craddock1931special effects
Bombs Over Monte Carlo1931special effects - uncredited

Visual Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Werner - Beinhart!1990optical effects: live action
The Nasty Girl1990optical effects
Der Fluch1988optical effects
Das Boot1985-1987TV Mini-Series front projection - 5 episodes
Didi und die Rache der Enterbten1985optical effects
Super1984special photographic effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Der Zauberberg1982visual effects consultant
Das Boot1981front projection
The Formula1980optical effects consultant: Europe
Berlin Alexanderplatz1980TV Mini-Series visual effects
Fedora1978process photography sequence
Hitler, ein Film aus Deutschland1977visual effects
Shout at the Devil1976process work
Undine 741974special photographic effects
Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King1972optical effects
The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism1967optical effects
The Miracle of Father Malachia1961optical effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
The Haunted Castle1960trick photography - uncredited
Labyrinth1959optical effects
The Head1959special photographic effects
Cabaret1954optical effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Ich heiße Niki1952optical effects
The Mistress1952optical effects
Du bist nicht allein1949optical effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Der Herr vom andern Stern1948optical effects - as Theodor Nischwitz
Stukas1941special photographic effects
The Steel Animal1935Documentary optical effects
Gold1934optical effects

Cinematographer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Mistress1952
Besatzung Dora1943

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hippodrome1959stunts

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Filme im Schatten - Der Trickfilm im dritten Reich1975Short documentary

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1984Honorary AwardGerman Film AwardsFor his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

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