Prime Focus World and the U.K.'s Double Negative are to establish a joint visual effects facility in Mumbai, India. The companies say that the facility will be in Mumbai's Film City and be built to…
Deal expected to reinforce growing film industry links between China and Korea
PARIS — The Paris-Ile de France region is increasingly positioning itself as Europe's premier film production hub, while simultaneously building synergies with its closest rival, London, and also…
In the wake of the hike from 20% to 30% in the rate of the TRIP international tax rebate scheme, effective from Jan. 1, 2016, Film France expects major growth in international shoots in France. In…
PARIS – France's Mikros Image, with headquarters in Paris and offices in Montreal, Los Angeles, Liège, Brussels, Luxembourg and Milan, plans to reinforce its animation and VFX work, revolving…
Singer-actor is canny businessman, seeking to expand VFX operations via Hollywood partnership
HONG KONG — Visual effects group Digital Domain does not look much healthier than it did a year ago, when it was given a back door share listing in Hong Kong. The VFX businesses were largely…
Indian giants combine forces to finance Double Negative acquisition.
Three way venture extends from computer graphics to co-production.
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 the…
"When filmmakers want a shot that's never been seen before and don't know how to do it, they come to us," says Pierre Buffin, CEO of Paris-based Buf Compagnie, neatly encapsulating the service behind…