Special effects, CGI toon house based in Munich

BERLIN — Munich-based special effects and CGI toon house Trixter will open an office in Los Angeles next year, according to topper Michael Coldewey.

Trixter worked on animation for Disney’s “The Dragon Hunters” and provided effects for “Iron Man 2,” “Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightening Thief” and the upcoming “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.”

The company is establishing a foothold in Hollywood to expand into the 3D conversion biz.

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