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A Beloved Furry Friend Returns in ‘Paddington 2’

This weekend, a friendly Peruvian bear named Paddington is back in the spotlight. The loveable ursine hero of Michael Bond and Peggy Fortnum’s 1958 book has returned to the big screen ... Continue Reading →
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Oscars: The VFX Bake-Off Offerings

Last month, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences selected 10 titles to move forward in the visual effects category for the 90th Academy Awards. These films will participated ... Continue Reading →
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Thor: Ragnarok: Thunderstruck Visuals

Creating the dazzling visual effects for Thor: Ragnarok  ... Continue Reading →
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Bold Ideas Shine at the 2017 Student Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has a notable history of honoring student filmmakers with medals for their thesis films. That honor roll includes directors John Lasseter, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Paddington 2’: Behind the Bear with Framestore

“When you have Framestore doing the visual effects, that brings an air of some confidence – Pablo Grillo, our Animation Director, is brilliant.” – David Heyman, Producer Slip ... Continue Reading →
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Weinstein Co. Tries to Find New Parent for ‘Paddington 2′

StudioCanal’s live-action/CG-animated feature Paddington 2 enjoyed a great opening box office in the U.K, beating heavy-hitters such as Murder on the Orient Express and Thor: ... Continue Reading →
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Digital Pioneers to Talk Future of Storytelling at Children’s Global Media Summit

Top names from the fields of virtual reality and technological innovation will gather in Manchester, UK next month to lay out a vision of the future of storytelling at the 2017 Children’s ... Continue Reading →
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Blade Runner 2049: Return to the Planet of the Replicants

John Nelson Oscar-winning vfx supervisor John Nelson discusses the complex task of creating ... Continue Reading →
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SIGGRAPH ’17 Details 11 Production Sessions

The SIGGRAPH 2017 conference & exhibition will take over the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 30 to August 3, offering papers and presentations, engaging speakers (like keynoter ... Continue Reading →
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Ego and Groot

The living planet and the baby version of everyone’s favorite tree alien demonstrate ... Continue Reading →