Artists from many of the top visual effects studios will gather at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, Jan. 13, to show off their nominated work at the Visual Effects Society’s annual Show and Tell program. VES members and the general public are invited to attend the day-long event and view presentations of vfx sequences nominated for this year’s VES Awards.
Following the 8:30 a.m. breakfast, presentations will get underway at 9 a.m. and continue until 4:30 p.m. Lunch will be served at noon. The Presentations will be made in the following categories: Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects Driven Motion Picture, Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Motion Picture, Outstanding Visual Effects in a Broadcast Series, Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Broadcast Program, Outstanding Visual Effects in a Commercial, Outstanding Real-Time Visuals in a Video Game, Outstanding Created Environment in a Live-Action Motion Picture and Outstanding Created Environment in a Live-Action Broadcast Program, Commercial or Music Video .
Attendance is free for VES members. Non members can get in for $20 and students are welcome at the admission price of $10 (with valid ID). To purchase tickets or RSVP, contact Lynda Curland at the VES office via email at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or call 818-981-7861. The Skirball Cultural Center is located at 2701 Sepulveda Blvd. in Los Angeles, 90049.
Final voting for all categories will take place via an online view-and-vote between Jan. 22 and Feb. 6. Winners will be announced at the 5th Annual VES Awards gala on Feb. 11 at the Kodak Grand Ballroom in Hollywood. A complete list of all the nominees is available on the VES website at www.visualeffectssociety.com.