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Mission: Impossible – Fallout Production VFX Supervisor Jody Johnson on the sequel’s 2,000 effects shots.(VFX Voice)
With negotiations set to begin Tuesday for a new Animation Guild contract, more than 2,600 industry figures have signed a petition calling for pay equity for color stylists, the animation industry’s only predominantly female craft, whose artists set the look, lighting and palette of cartoons. (Deadline)
Superhero movies are renowned for their visual effects and often contend at the Oscars in that category. But the last comic book come to life to win this category was Spider-Man 2 back in 2004. (Gold Derby)
Fight for the fate of mankind in a new immersive virtual reality experience.(VR Focus)
The 2018 Digital Storage for Media and Entertainment Report, from Coughlin Associates, provides 254 pages of in-depth analysis of the role of digital storage in all aspects of professional media and entertainment. (Shoot Online)
Reel FX Animation Studios announced that Oscar®-nominated director Chris Miller will helm its upcoming original feature, the currently Untitled Wish Project. (Shoot Online)
The Television Academy has announced the juried animation and motion design award winners for the 70th Emmy Awards, which will be presented at the 2018 Creative Arts Awards ceremonies. (Cartoon Brew)
For the very first time, the LA Film Festival will have an entire program dedicated to VR and immersive storytelling. (Film Independent)
Thirty-three Virtual Reality experiences created by established directors and artists and first-time VR creators alike to be showcased at Oscar-qualifying festival. (Animation World Network)
The new drama from ITV and Amazon may be set in the past, but it’s made with very modern technology.(CNet)
Studio names Ashley Bernes creative director; VFX supervisor Dirk Riesenfeld relocates from Amsterdam office. (Animation World Network)
MPC welcomes Patrick Ferguson to their LA studio. He brings with him a wealth of VFX knowledge in both the commercial and feature film industry. (Post Magazine)