At the recent Siggraph conference in Anaheim, there were not one but two panels on the state of the vfx industry. Word on the street was that feature effects production is dead in L.A.
Billion Dollar VFX Supervisor: John Knoll
Pixel by pixel, pic by pic, John Knoll is approaching living-legend status.
Brad Bird (Director, “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol”) "One of the reasons I like him is because he's about not just physics and light and properties. He's down for any crazy idea you want to do…
If the visual effects industry had its way, the Disney tentpole that sailed into theaters May 25 might have been named "Pirates of the Caribbean: At Wits' End."
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%