With the announcement of Technicolor's plans to consolidate and expand its Montreal post-production and visual effects operations, Technicolor Digital Productions president Tim Sarnoff spoke to…
Foreign subsidies on visual-effects work may be enough to trigger World Trade Organization “anti-subsidy duty” rules that would impose a tariff on those vfx when they're imported into the U.S.…
The Visual Effects Society's 2013 white paper on the state of the global visual effects industry paints an image of a sector under siege that must heal its internal problems if it's to survive the…
Famed creature maker Phil Tippett and his newly remonikered shingle Tippett FX aren't waiting for the visual effects business in California to recover. Instead, the company has moved into the…
The word has gone out again in visual effects business: "There's trouble in Montreal." Quebec's new incentives are turning Montreal into a burgeoning hotspot for the global vfx biz. But the city has…
The Visual Effects Society, prodded to action by recent protests and anger among vfx pros worldwide, has issued a statement with two calls to action for the visual effects industry. The first calls…
By midday Monday, as word spread in the visual effects community of that acclaimed vfx studio Rhythm & Hues would declare Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the already-jittery artists wondered who would speak…
It has been a Dickensian week for Rhythm & Hues Studios: the best of times, the worst of times.
"Life of Pi," "Brave" and "Game of Thrones" were big winners at the 11th annual Visual Effects Society Awards at the Beverly Hilton on Tuesday night.
A combination of new and familiar faces decorates the Visual Effects Society's 2013 board of directors, which was announced Tuesday.