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DNEG Promotes Aaron Gilman to Vancouver Studio Head of Animation

LONDON — Visual effects, animation and stereo conversion company, DNEG, has announced the expansion of its VFX Animation team across North America and the United Kingdom with a series of strategic appointments that further the company’s ambition to become a global leader in creature and

The Academy Announces Newly Elected Board of Governors

LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its newly elected 2019 – 2020 Board of Governors. They will assume their posts July 1. Newly elected to the Board: Ellen Kuras, Cinematographers Branch Ruth Elaine Carter, Costume Designers Branch Donna Gigliotti,

Chaos Group Releases V-Ray for Unreal Update 1

LOS ANGELES — Chaos Group has just announced the release of V-Ray for Unreal Update 1, bringing new capabilities to the only production rendering workflow designed for real-time. With new support for native Unreal materials, designers can now ray trace every part of their scene

Jellyfish Pictures Opens Virtual Animation Studio in Sheffield

LONDON — BAFTA and multi-award winning VFX and animation studio, Jellyfish Pictures, today announced the opening of a new virtual animation facility in Sheffield. The move continues Jellyfish Pictures’ pioneering efforts, after creating Europe’s first virtual VFX studios back in 2017. The new site is

Toonz Media Group Acquires Majority Stake in Telegael

TRIVANDRUM, INDIA / GALWAY, IRELAND — India-based Toonz Media Group has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Ireland’s full-service Emmy-winning production house Telegael, adding additional pre and post-production facilities and a large live-action studio to its entertainment business. The deal is a strategically

Dean DeBlois and CH Kim to Keynote 2019 VIEW Conference

TURIN, ITALY – According to Director Dr. Maria Elena Gutierrez, Dean DeBlois, writer, director and executive producer of this year’s How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, and Changhan (CH) Kim, CEO of PUBG Corporation, will give keynote addresses and are the first announced

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