The HPA (Hollywood Professional Association) has opened the call for entries in creative categories for the 13th annual HPA Awards. These awards recognize artistic excellence in color grading, editing, sound and visual effects in feature film, television and commercials.
The 13th annual awards presentation will be held at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on November 15. Continue reading
May 18, 2018
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Mill Film will open a new facility in Montréal, Québec with operations starting this summer. The announcement follows the February launch of Mill Film in Adelaide, Australia.
Mill Film, a Technicolor studio that won an Academy Award for best visual effects for the movie Gladiator in 2001, Continue reading
May 10, 2018
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Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has named Rob Bredow as SVP, executive creative director and head of ILM, which is a division of Lucasfilm. Bredow will be in charge of all of ILM’s four studios worldwide — in San Francisco, London, Singapore and Vancouver — and report to Lucasfilm GM Lynwen Brennan. Continue reading
May 9, 2018
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The-Artery founder and director Vico Sharabani recently brought together an elite group of creative artists and skilled technologists to create a cross-continental VR production pipeline for Mercedes-Benz’s Masters tournament brand campaign called “What Makes Us.”
Emmy-nominated cinematographer Paul Cameron (Westworld) and VFX supervisor Rob Moggach co-directed the project, Continue reading
May 1, 2018
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NAME: Justin Barnes
COMPANY: Versus (@vs_nyc)
CAN YOU DESCRIBE YOUR COMPANY?
We are “versus” the traditional model of a creative studio. Our approach is design driven and full service. We handle everything from live action to post production, Continue reading
April 30, 2018
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Visual effects studio FuseFX has promoted Lindsay Seguin to executive producer in the studio’s New York City office. Seguin is now responsible for overseeing all client relationships at the FuseFX New York office, acting as a strategic collaborator for current and future productions spanning television, commercial and film categories. Continue reading
April 24, 2018
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Hiatus, a full-service, post production studio with in-house creative editorial, original music composition and motion graphics departments, has opened in Detroit. Their creative content offerings cover categories such as documentary, narrative, conceptual, music videos and advertising media for all video platforms.
Led by founder/senior editor Shane Patrick Ford, Continue reading
April 23, 2018
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Director Hasraf “HaZ” Dulull is no stranger to making movies. Before jumping into writing and directing short sci-fi films, he was a visual effects supervisor and producer. His short film resume includes Project Kronos, I.R.I.S. and Sync. Recently, his first feature film, Continue reading
April 5, 2018
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Chaos Group has redesigned its V-Ray RT product. The new V-Ray GPU rendering architecture, according to the company, effectively doubles the speed of production rendering for film, broadcast and design artists. This represents a redesign of V-Ray’s kernel structure, ensuring a dual-blend of high-performance speed and accuracy.
Chaos Group has renamed V-Ray RT to V-Ray GPU, Continue reading
March 27, 2018
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After watching the End of the Line, I found myself thinking about the short film’s content… a lot. Based on a short story by Aimee Bender, director Jessica Sanders’ version starts off with a man walking into a pet store, looking into what the audience assumes is a birdcage and walking out not with a bird but a little man in a cage. Continue reading
March 21, 2018
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