Technicolor is beefing up its TV visual effects business by striking a deal to acquire Toronto-based vfx studio Mr. X. Mr. X will become Technicolor’s TV vfx brand. It will be a wholly-owned…
Moving Picture Company
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…
UPDATED 1:15 p.m. PDT: Eastman Kodak officially emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday and is counting the motion picture film business as one of its mainstays going forward. While exhibition has…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai said that it was “premature” to “speculate one way or the other” on whether the company would accept or reject the proposal from the company’s largest shareholder to spinoff as…
Legendary Entertainment is poised to leave the Warner Bros. fold by the end of the year and set up shop at a rival studio, unless the parties can mend their frayed relationship and come to terms on a…
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In "The Croods," the upcoming pic from DreamWorks Animation, the eponymous caveman family's response to anything new -- literally -- is for the dad to shout, "Form your kill circle!" and for the…
Digital Domain heads for auction Friday with a handful of bidders lined up and the first lawsuit is filed against the bankrupt company in Florida, where officials defended their dealings with the…
B.C. city now rivalled only by London as vfx center
LONDON -- London-based post-production and vfx company MPC is set to open a pre-production studio in Santa Monica.
Moving Picture Co., the visual effects studio owned by Technicolor, has announced plans for expansion and a new facility for its Vancouver branch.