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Neill Blomkamp

Director | Writer | Visual Effects
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KNOWN FOR 
District 9 (2009) | Elysium (2013) | Chappie (2015)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 15 wins & 31 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 17, 1979 (age 38)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for VolitionVolition Special Thanks  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (21 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for ZygoteZygote (Short) Director, Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for God: SerengetiGod: Serengeti (Short) Director, Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for FirebaseFirebase (Short) Director (directed by), Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for RakkaRakka (Short) Director (directed by), Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for LimaLima (Short) Director, Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The EscapeThe Escape (Short) Director, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Hardcore HenryHardcore Henry Special Thanks  Less 2015 $2MM $9.2MM
  • Primary photo for ChappieChappie Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2015 $49MM $32MM
  • Primary photo for ElysiumElysium Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2013 $115MM $93MM
  • Primary photo for SomnolenceSomnolence (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Wikus and CharlizeWikus and Charlize (Short) Writer (character) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for District 9District 9 Man with Wikus' Coordinates (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 2009 $30MM $116MM
  • Primary photo for Crossing the LineCrossing the Line (Short) Additional Director  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TerminusTerminus (Short) Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Halo: LandfallHalo: Landfall (Short) Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for TempbotTempbot (Short) Director  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for YellowYellow (Short) Director, Lead Visual Effects Artist, Writer  Less 2006 $100K
  • Primary photo for Alive in JoburgAlive in Joburg (Short) Director, Visual Effects, Writer (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BV-01BV-01 (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2004 €50K
  • Primary photo for Tetra VaalTetra Vaal (Short) Director, Editor, Producer, Writer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 3000 Miles to Graceland3000 Miles to Graceland Lead 3D Animator  Less 2001 $62MM $16MM
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Cooking with BillCooking with Bill (TV Mini-series) Director (4 episodes, 2017), Writer (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 4
    • Smoothie (Jul 7, 2017) Director  Less
    • PrestoVeg (Jul 7, 2017) Director  Less
    • Sushi (Jul 7, 2017) Director, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Stargate SG-1Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) 3D Animator  Less 1997–2007
  • Primary photo for First WaveFirst Wave (TV Series) 3D Animator  Less 1998–2001
  • Primary photo for Dark AngelDark Angel (TV Series) Lead Animator (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • Pilot (Oct 3, 2000) Lead Animator (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Aftershock: Earthquake in New YorkAftershock: Earthquake in New York (TV Mini-series) 3D Animator  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Mercy PointMercy Point (TV Series) 3D Animator  Less 1998–1999
Self (29 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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