Exec headed vfx prod'n at Mouse House

Former Disney exec Art Repola is joining Vancouver-based 3D production company Gener8 as a member of its advisory board.

Repola has worked on 200 films for companies including Amblin Entertainment, Industrial Light & Magic and Disney, where he worked as executive VP of visual effects and production until ankling this past summer.

“As soon as I met the Gener8 team and got to see their unique approach to stereo conversion, I knew that they had something special going on,” Repola said.

Repola’s production creds include Universal’s “T2: 3D” attraction and the 3D concert movies for the Jonas Brothers and Hannah Montana.

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