Patricia Beckmann & Richard Kidd Join Gnomon Advisory Board
Other films where Richard bridged the worlds of entertainment and technology to produce digital effects include THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH & THE WARDROBE, THE EXORCIST: THE BEGINNING, CATWOMAN, SCOOBY-DOO 2, BULLET PROOF MONK, THE MUMMY, ARMAGEDDON, PRACTICAL MAGIC, CHILL FACTOR and DOUBLE JEOPARDY.
Kidd recently supervised the visual effects work on ASK THE DUST for director Robert Towne, Jamiroquai's new video FEELS SO GOOD by director Joseph Kahn and Kraft's Chase campaign for director Michael Fueter.
Gnomon School of Visual Effects (www.gnomon3d.com) specializes in training for careers in high-end computer graphics for the entertainment industries. Located in the heart of Hollywood, they offer a full curriculum for individuals wanting careers in 3D, professionals in need of specialized training and custom training for production studios. The Gnomon curriculum has been approved by the Alliance for Digital Production Trainers (ADEPT), whose members include training managers from studios including Rhythm & Hues Studios, Cinesite, DreamWorks and Sony Pictures Imageworks. Founded by Alex Alvarez in 1997, Gnomon is located at 1015 North Cahuenga Blvd., Suite 5430i, Hollywood, California, 90038.