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Dieter Sturm receives an Academy Award
for Scientific & Technical Achievement from Jamie Lee Curtis for the
development of biodegradable snow for the motion picture industry.
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food and appliances with
Remember the exploding cottage cheese and
Don't ya luv it!!!
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Now Available In USA
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COMMERCIALS STILL PHOTOGRAPHY
PROMOTIONS SPECIAL EVENTS MARKETING SPECIAL PROJECTS
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ENVIRONMENTAL SIMULATION FOR TESTING
CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT &
ACADEMY AWARD WINNING...
38+ YEARS OF HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE
Updated March 2022
REAL SNOWMAKING FOR SPECIAL
EVENTS, PRODUCT KICK-OFFS,
NEED A NEW COOL IDEA? REAL SNOW for
special events, product kick-offs, promotions, tours, and marketing
campaigns. *Click on the
SPECIAL EVENTS link
CHECK OUT STURM's
"CUBER SNOW MAKING
built SNOWMAKER TRUCK
800 LBS of REAL snow per minute in
POWERFUL, MOBILE, AND FAST
for backgrounds and whitening trees!
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Here are a few Recent Projects we've worked on-
STURM makes SNOW in Louisiana for the 2019 ACADEMY AWARD
Flames and Atmosphere Effects
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Creating Winter for 2019 and 2020 National "Chevy
Family" TV commercials
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High Volume WIND FX Created for a BP TV Commercial In Indiana
* * *
Rain and Mist Special Effects
CREATING WINTER WHEN THERE IS NO SNOW
ON THE GROUND YET!
* * *
STURM SFX designs &
COOL Marketing Vehicles
* * *
Sturm's REAL SNOW in
Transformers 3 - Age of Extinction
Snow Making from The Snowmaker Truck in Pittsburgh
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SNOW for SHAMELESS on Showtime
SFX Coordinator- Bruce Strong
CHICAGO's FINANCIAL DISTRICT
Hyundai TV Commercial -
45 tons of snow & 1,000 gallons snofoam
REAL SNOW TESTING FOR AUTOMOTIVE COMPANY
CHECK OUT OUR NEW SPORTS CHALLENGE SFX OBSTACLES
Designed and provided pyro and rigging special effects in Louisiana
Duck Dynasty Thanksgiving video...
"THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT"
Special Effects Coordination / Hallmark Motion Picture
Filmed in Lebanon, Ohio
BonTon Stores TV commercial shoot
Worked 3 weeks on the new
in Plano, IL
Built the explosive charges for missile hits down the street
Special thanks to Allen Hall and John Milinac for the invite to work
on their crew!
Interior Snow for McDONALDS TV Commercial
Massive Smoke Wall created for
Win Tickets To The Super Bowl
Network TV Commercial
STURM created the arctic North Pole blizzard
AT&T TV Commercial
Late January, there was little-to-no
snow in Minneapolis-
Snow from hero ground cover, falling snow,
blizzard fx, and backgrounds
all had to be created over the course of 2 nights
Channing Tatum, Jessica Lange
Sturm's SNOWMAKER TRUCK was brought in to create street snow!
Wisconsin Tourism - Directed by
Watch it here-
Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law
STURM created the real snow in all of the motion picture scenes.
Diaries Of A
WIMPY KID "Rolling Blizzard" East Coast Tour
Cherry Hill, NJ, Washington DC,
Richmond, VA, Charollete, NC, Atlanta, GA, Miami, FL
6 Cities in six
days, 120 Tons of Real Snow, 3,500 miles on road miles logged
Thousands of Kids and Parents Played in the
CHECK OUT our new Special Effects
We have finished and opened our shop space
table top, fx inserts, talking heads, small sets for film, video, and
excuse to bail from the City and shoot here in Lake Geneva!!
"A VERY HAROLD &
KUMARS 3D CHRISTMAS"
Danny Trejo, Neil Patrick Harris
Dieter The SnowMan" Sturm
SNOW MAKING IN THE FLORIDA KEYS ON XMAS DAY
THE WEATHER CHANNEL "Guaranteed
White Christmas" Summerland Key, FL
Mobile SNOW For SPECIAL
EVENTS & MARKETING
-Produces 800 lbs of snow per minute
STURM making snow for Walmart
holiday TV commercial in Chicago
Snow made for
US CELLULAR holiday TV Commercial
Yvonne Sturm -Snow
WE'VE WORKED ON OVER 100
scene in George Clooney feature
"UP IN THE AIR" -George Clooney
Sturm makes snow for The WEATHER CHANNEL
40 Tons of snow make
at MODA3 Boardfest -Milwaukee
Sturm makes snow for NFL Colt's kicker Adam
Vinatieri for AT&T commercial
Styrofoam Block Carving and Sculpting by Kelly "The Kid"
Sturm's Snow Made for all-new JACK DANIELS
TV commercials and print ads
and Ashton Kutcher
STURM makes arctic snow for new movie
Falling snow effects were produced for Motorola
at the recent CES show in Las Vegas by Sturm
Sturm sends snow making equipment to Hong
Snow event produced by SNOWMAKER
ASIA - Anthony Yu .
Huntin' with Kid
Rock! Sturm produced
a wintery snow scene for Kid's VH1 Christmas TV special!
Dieter Sturm had
fun making snow with all 3 of the Olympic Snowboard Medalists
for COOL NESTEA
in Santa Monica, California
(L-R / Ross Powers/Gold, Dieter Sturm, JJ Thomas/Bronze, Danny Kass/Silver)
TRUCK was on-location
in CHICAGO making real snow for
"THE WEATHER MAN"
- Nicholas Cage / Paramount
FX Coordinator - John
Atop a new artificial
snowboarding slope in England, Dieter Sturm signs
deal with Briton Engineering /trademark to bring
SNOWFLEX® to North America.
*Snow was made in BOSTON for
childrens winter catalog.
makes it snow at the
World of Coca-Cola
and Underground Atlanta's
Christmas Tree lighting event in Atlanta
STURM SNOWs'em IN ORLANDO,
*Sturm is on-location in Minnesota to create snow for a TV Commercial for
*Snow scenes made for the
U.S. POST OFFICE
TV Christmas Commercial
*Snow made by Sturm for
Pontiac still photos of
the new 2003 model "Vibe"
*Snow and rain were created for the
"Enjoy The Weather" PR event in Chicago
*Snow scenes made for the
Sturm makes snow in Atlanta for the
Coca-Cola / NASCAR
press conference kicking-off a special promotion with
Toys For Tots
Snow Making In Washington DC Area
2nd Annual WBIG RADIO OLDIES
88 degrees outside with 8,000 people having fun in the SNOW!
by: Brendan Hurley, Marketing Director
Clear Channel Communications, Inc. Washington, DC
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P.O. Box 691 Lake Geneva, Wisconsin 53147 USA
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