The Visual Effects Society hosts “Understanding Unions: The Good, The Bad & Unknown of Forming a Visual Effects Collective Bargaining Organization” at the L.A. Film School on Saturday, December 1, 2012.
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At an auction for assets from Digital Domain Media Group, China’s Beijing Galloping Horse wins the bid for the animated film “The Legend of Tembo.”
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 85th Academy Awards.
Screenwriter/director Lee joins director Chris Buck at the helm of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 53rd full-length animated feature.
The Jim Henson Company licenses all 66 x 30’ episodes of its four-time Daytime Emmy-nominated preschool series, “Sid the Science Kid,” to India’s Zee for its newly launched Zee-Q.
Imagination Technologies announces the availability of its Caustic Series2 OpenRL PC boards and accelerating Caustic Visualizer viewport plug-ins for Autodesk Maya and 3ds Max at Autodesk University.
Loyalkaspar rebrands Screenvision in a comprehensive project that includes a new logo and on-screen visual environment.
Vortexx on The CW announces special holiday programming for its five-hour kids television block, airing throughout December.
ATOMO VFX chooses Bakery Relight software for its ongoing work on a diverse range of promo spots and animated shorts.
One of the most versatile and talented visual development artists, designers, and storymen to ever work at The Walt Disney Studios passed away on Thanksgiving Day from congestive heart failure.
Flame artist Vin Roma promoted to head of VFX; Colleen Valentino joins the company as a senior VFX producer.
Twelve films are shortlisted to compete for nominations in the Best Animated Feature category for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globe Awards.
From the makers of “Coraline” comes the 3D stop-motion comedy thriller “Paranorman,” available November 27, 2012 on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack with Ultraviolet, Blu-Ray Combo Pack with Ultraviolet, DVD and digital copy from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.