Visual Effects News and Stories from Around the Web
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, Joe and Anthony Russo, JJ Abrams, Jennifer Lee. Jon Favreau, Zack Snyder, David Yates, Matt Reeves, James Gunn, Gareth Edwards, Colin Trevorrow, Patty Jenkins, Joss Whedon, Matthew Vaughn
We discuss the latest info about UK visual effects artists who are seeking union representation. Joe Pavlo (artist) and Paul Evans (BECTU) are our guests. Unpaid overtime, fear, social media, how to organize, collusion, opting out of overtime… just a few of the things Joe and Paul discuss with our Jeff Heusser
With 1963 primitive graphics technology, How was this skeleton animations fights achieved?
A trippy showcase for the latest visual effects wizardry, “Alice Through the Looking Glass” takes us on another adventure that is long on twee but short on story.
VFX workers claim Disney, Pixar, DreamWorks and others conspired to keep wages low by promising not to poach one another’s employees.
A featurette was released to showcase how much time and effort went into the making of this film specifically on the visual effects.
Humans: the unsung heroes of the first Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot.
HBO released a visual effects breakdown of the big cave battle beyond the wall as part of its “Anatomy of a Scene” series. The seven-minute video reveals how the climactic battle, and its haunting final moment with Hodor, came to life.
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