Indian giants combine forces to finance Double Negative acquisition.
Updated 9:00 a.m. PDT -- Prime Focus World and Double Negative have agreed to merge in a deal that represents a major shakeup at the top of the visual effects business. The combined entity will be…
Prime Focus Technologies, the tech arm of Prime Focus, announced Monday that it has inked a deal to acquire DAX, whose services include cloud-based production workflow and media asset management…
"When I first heard that this was being done, I wasn't excited, I was frightened," said George Feltenstein, senior VP of theatrical catalog marketing for Warner Bros. Digital Distribution, says of…
CNN topper Jeff Zucker's plans for the network might be summed up by the following: Everything needs to change, but much of it is going to remain the same. In a brief but wide-ranging interview at a…
Visual effects and 3D conversion company Prime Focus World has secured some $53 million in additional equity investment and is not for sale, its CEO said Friday. Indiatimes.com had reported that…
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…
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…
It has been a Dickensian week for Rhythm & Hues Studios: the best of times, the worst of times.
Rhythm & Hues Studios, long one of the biggest and most important of the industry's visual effects companies and the creator of the digital animals and environments for "Life of Pi," narrowly averted…
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