Jan 13

Latest news from FilmTecknarna

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MORE NOMINATIONS FOR TUSSILAGO

The new short film Tussilago, by Jonas Odell,is nominated for a Golden Bear in the short film section of the Berlin Film Festival.It is an animated documentary about one of the most noted criminal cases in Sweden during the 20th century.

NEW TV-SERIES FROM JESSICA LAUREN

The new tv-series directed by Jessica Laurén – The Who-films, based on the books by Swedish author Stina Wirsén, will have world premiere at the Gothenburg Film Festival this year.

TUSSILAGO NOMINATED IN GOTHENBURGJonas Odell’s new short film “Tussilago”has been nominated for an award in the upcoming Gothenburg International Filmfestival in January.

FilmTecknarna.

Jan 12

heart by laurent clermont

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Found this lovely animation from Laurent who works at Againstallodds. It is also featured on Motiongrapher really nice work!

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Jan 10

The Descent Part 2 | Filmgate

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The Descent 2 with vfx by Filmgate based in Göteborg was released this last friday in Sweden. Haven’t seen it yet, but it looks scary. Well done Filmgate!

Imdb link

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Jan 09

Avatar – Weta Digital – Joe Letteri | Fxguide

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A interview with Joe Letteri, senior vfx supervisor for Weta Digital at fxpodcast.

Avatar: Weta Digital
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Joe Letteri, senior vfx supervisor for Weta Digital, details their mocap/facial capture tech and other aspects of their work on Avatar.

Jan 08

The Third & The Seventh | Alex Roman

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If u haven’t seen this brilliant full CG work from Alex Roman, see it. Dont’t miss out the compositing breakdown.

Have a great weekend!

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Jan 08

Sci-Tech winners announced | Fxguide

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Sci-Tech academy awards winners! Big congratulations!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: Scientific & Technical Awards Winners

Winners include : Paul Debevec, Tim Hawkins, John Monos & Mark Sagar for the Light Stage, Imocap on set system developed at ILM, Truelight real-time LUTS, The LUTher box, Ambient Occlusion (Pixar & ILM), The Spirit 4K/2K, ARRISCAN film scanner, Northlight film scanner, and Baselight & lustre DI systems.

Full details below but our most heartfelt congrats to all the winner this year – really well deserved.

Fifteen scientific and technical achievements represented by 46 individual award recipients will be honored at the Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation at The Beverly Wilshire on Saturday, February 20, 2010.
Break out the bow ties guys !

Read more:

fxguide quick takes » Sci-Tech winners announced.

Jan 07

BAFTA Long List announced | Fxguide

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Another award list.

Award season rolls along with the release of the Long List for Special Visual Effects from the British Academy Film Awards.

2012 *
Avatar *
District 9 *
Fantastic Mr Fox
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince *
The Hurt Locker
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Inglourious Basterds
The Lovely Bones Moon
The Road
Star Trek *
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Watchmen
Where the Wild Things Are

(* Denotes Chapter selection from Round One)

Details on the process and dates for nominations after the jump…


Over 6000 members of the Academy vote in three rounds to decide the winners of the Orange British Academy Film Awards and the Long List is the result of Round One of voting. With 220 films entered this year, this first round reduces the entered films down to fifteen in each category. Round Two voting will reduce these fifteen contenders down to the five nominations in each category.

fxguide quick takes » BAFTA Long List announced.

Jan 06

Oscar VFX Short list Announced | Fxguide

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Oscar VFX Short list Announced

We’ll see who will be the winner on the 7th of march, I put my money on Avatar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that seven films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 82nd Academy Awards®.

The films are listed below in alphabetical order:

“Avatar”
“District 9”
“Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”
“Star Trek”
“Terminator Salvation”
“Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”
“2012”


On Thursday, January 21, all members of the Academy’s Visual Effects Branch will be invited to view 15-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. Following the screenings, the members will vote to nominate three films for final Oscar consideration.

The 82nd Academy Awards nominations will be announced on Tuesday, February 2, 2010, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2009 will be presented on Sunday, March 7, 2010, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center®, and televised live by the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries worldwide.

fxguide quick takes » Oscar VFX Short list Announced.

Jan 06

2010 montage from Trollbäck + Company

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A new years montage from Trollbäck + Company. Nice work.

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