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…
This novel documentary on gay marriage sometimes seems more a glorified wedding(s) video than a penetrating look at a divisive issue.
Legendary Entertainment has already generated a following with fanboys. Now it’s turning to former EA Sports executive Christopher Erb to attract everyone else. As executive VP of brand marketing…
Tom Hanks is set star in the film adaptation of Dave Eggers' novel “Hologram For the King” with his “Cloud Atlas”director Tom Tykwer helming. X Filme Creative Pool producers Stefan Arndt, Uwe Schott…
Kristen Stewart has lined up her next two projects, committing to the political pic “Camp X-Ray” and the indie “Sils Maria.” “Camp X-Ray” is being written and helmed by Peter Sattler and produced by…
Updated 5:56 p.m. PDT As news swirled of layoffs and retrenchment across the visual effects industry, Rhythm & Hues studios was officially sold to an affiliate of Prana Studios. Prana is often called…
After a see-saw auction that lasted most of two days and nights, a holding company connected to Prana Studios has agreed in principle to acquire bankrupt visual effects studio Rhythm & Hues. Prana is…
What may simply seem like a buyer walking away from a deal to salvage struggling Rhythm & Hues Studios is turning out to be a lot more complex. Just a few days ago, JS Communications could hardly…
Over the weekend I heard from blogger “VFX Soldier” asking if this comment on his post regarding the visual effects demonstrations held the Sunday the Oscars were held might be from former Digital…
Ang Lee stayed stuck to his awards season line about vfx, praising the artists but condemning the costs, at a "Life of Pi" Blu-ray press event in New York.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch