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Technology Headline News

Supercomputing Boosts Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’

Meet the real heroes behind the studio’s first Marvel-inspired film: Walt Disney Animation Studios CTO Andy Hendrickson, principal systems engineer Marc Jordan, and senior research scientist Rasmus Tamstorf.

box office Headline News

Box Office Report: ‘Mockingjay' Nabs $275M Globally

Lionsgate's ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1’ rules the box office both domestically and overseas, posting the top opening of the year domestically and grossing $275 million worldwide. 

Alexandra Institute Headline News

Alexandra Institute Releases Elementacular 1.2

Based on cutting-edge computer graphics research, Elementacular 1.2 includes a wide range of demonstration scenes, full 32-bit HDR pipeline, much-improved noise generation, and a new plug-in deployment that allows easy install and updates.

BUTCHER Headline News

Butcher’s David Henegar Designs Opening Titles for ‘The Guilty Innocent’

BUTCHER’s David Henegar collaborates with director Jamie Marshall to design the opening titles for the upcoming feature, ‘The Guilty Innocent.’

Rodeo FX Headline News

Rodeo FX Wins HPA Recognition for ‘Game of Thrones’

Rodeo FX announces their Outstanding Visual Effects – Television win at the Hollywood Post Alliance Awards for their work as one of the main VFX vendors for HBO’s ‘Game of Throne.’

Digital Domain Headline News

Digital Domain Delivers Epic Trailer for ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’

Digital Domain collaborates with the agency Mistress to create a stylized depiction of the historical action-adventure video game, Assassin’s Creed Unity.’

Matt Danner Headline News

Tony Millionaire’s ‘Sock Monkey’ Gets Animated

Animator Matt Danner and comics writer/illustrator Tony Millionaire team up to create a first look at a CG/live-action hybrid film adaptation of ‘Sock Monkey: Into The Deep Woods.’

box office Headline News

Box Office Report: ‘Dumb and Dumber’ Sequel Wins Weekend

The Marvel-inspired ‘Big Hero 6’ is in second place with a domestic total of $111.7 million and early worldwide haul of $148.4 million; Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’ passes $300 million globally.

Saschka Unseld Headline News

‘Blue Umbrella’ Director Saschka Unseld Tackling Virtual Reality

The former Pixar director is busier than ever, completing his next short film ‘Home’ and in the production and pre-production stages of two new projects employing Virtual Reality.

Installations Headline News

Leviathan Creates Interactive Exhibit to Help Explain Math

New permanent display at the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere encompasses effects-laden film presentation and multiple interactive installations.

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