Paul Sylbert

Production designer, Director
Oscar-winning art director who has worked several times with Robert Benton and Elaine May, among others. Sylbert made his sole directorial outing with the far-fetched psychodrama, "The Steagle" (1971). Twin brother of ... Read more »
Born: 04/15/1928 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Art Department (35)

To End All Wars 2002 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Conspiracy Theory 1997 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Rosewood 1997 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Grass Harp 1996 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home 1995 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Milk Money 1994 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Sliver 1993 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Career Opportunities 1991 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Rush 1991 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Prince of Tides 1991 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Biloxi Blues 1988 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Fresh Horses 1988 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Ishtar 1987 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Nadine 1987 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Pick-Up Artist 1987 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Journey of Natty Gann 1985 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

First Born 1984 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Pope of Greenwich Village 1984 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Gorky Park 1983 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Without a Trace 1983 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Blow Out 1981 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Wolfen 1981 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Resurrection 1980 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Hardcore 1979 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Kramer vs. Kramer 1979 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Heaven Can Wait 1978 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Mikey and Nicky 1976 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Drowning Pool 1974 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Bad Company 1972 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Riot 1968 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Tiger Makes Out 1967 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Country Music Holiday 1958 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Baby Doll 1956 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

The Wrong Man 1956 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)
Writer (2)

Nighthawks 1981 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Steagle 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (1)

The Steagle 1970 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (1)

Biography

Oscar-winning art director who has worked several times with Robert Benton and Elaine May, among others. Sylbert made his sole directorial outing with the far-fetched psychodrama, "The Steagle" (1971). Twin brother of production designer Richard Sylbert. Paul worked with his wife Anthea, a production designer and costume designer on several movies between 1967 and 1976 prior to their divorce (she later collaborated with Paul's brother on well-known films such as "Chinatown").

Relationships

Anthea Sylbert

Wife
divorced

Richard Sylbert

Brother
twin brother

Milestones

1970

Directorial and screenwriting debut, "The Steagle"

Designed for NY City Opera Company

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