Technicolor to Acquire Visual Effects House Mr. X

Mr. X ("Vikings") would join Technicolor's production services division, becoming a sister company to VFX house MPC ("Maleficent").read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 10th, 2014

Technicolor Opens Center to Develop Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Projects

As part of its re-invention, Technicolor is pushing further into the worlds VR and AR. The company is opening the Technicolor Experience Center in Culver City, Calif., a facility tasked with developing content, platforms, and technology for virtual realit.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 29th, 2016

‘Fantastic Beasts’ and ‘Jungle Book’ Visual Effects Studio MPC Film hires Joanna Capitano, Promotes Julian Levi

Visual effects shop MPC Film has hired Joanna Capitano as executive producer. She joins the company following a long stint at Digital Domain, where she was VP, features. In addition, MPC has promoted Julian Levi to general manager. Capitano will oversee a.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 18th, 2016

Police search for missing Hollywood visual-effects producer

GARDENA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Los Angeles County say they're searching for a Hollywood visual effects producer who hasn't been seen since leaving work a week ago without his wallet or other personal items......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 21st, 2017

Visual Effects Society Awards Go Bananas for ‘Apes,’ Big Night For ‘Big Hero 6′

“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” “Big Hero 6″ and “Game of Thrones” were the big winners at the 13th annual Visual Effects Society Awards Wednesday night. “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” won three awards .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 5th, 2015

Marvel Visual Effects Leader Pushes For More Women, Tells Newcomers ‘Fill The Gap’

Victoria Alonso, Marvel Studios' exuberant EVP of visual effects and post production, told a roomful of VFX industry leaders this morning that it needs to invite more women into the industry, and onto the stage. And for entertainment industry newcomers .....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineOct 19th, 2014

Google Buys Visual Effects Firm Zync

Google has acquired Zync, a firm that enables complex visual effects sequences to be rendered over the cloud. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, however, Boston-based Zync, will now become part of Google’s Cloud Platform team, with bot.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 12th, 2019

Marvel’s Victoria Alonso Keeps Budgets of Superhero Franchises From Soaring

On a tentpole film, the visual effects credits often run longer than the trailers that preceded it, but only a few of those names have risen to positions of real power in Hollywood. One is Victoria Alonso, Marvel’s executive VP of visual effects and pos.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 23rd, 2014

MPC Confirms It Will Take On Visual Effects for Disney"s "The Jungle Book"

Additional projects at the Technicolor-owned VFX company include "Exodus," "Cinderella" and "Batman V Superman."read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 19th, 2014

Why classic Technicolor was glorious but too expensive to last

The kind of mouthwatering, eye-popping Technicolor used in classic films like “The Wizard of Oz’’ and “Gone With the Wind’’ has never been surpassed, but its reign lasted just 20........»»

Category: topSource: nypostJul 5th, 2015

Technicolor to Consolidate L.A.-Area Services in New Burbank Facility

Technicolor is consolidating its six digital media services buildings across the L.A. basin into a single 20,000 sq. ft. facility in downtown Burbank. The new facility is scheduled to be completed by Oct. 2014. Among the services moving there are: e.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 5th, 2014

Authorities: Hollywood effects producer no longer missing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities in Southern California say they're no longer looking for a Hollywood visual effects producer who went missing because he has turned up in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 6th, 2015

"Fault in Our Stars" Visual Effects: Tumblr-Esque Texts, Prosthetic Legs and Cannulas in Bed (Q&A)

Director Josh Boone and VFX supervisor Jake Braver outline the extensive effects that make Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort's cancer symptoms and onscreen love more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJun 4th, 2014

Rachel Weisz Boards Fox Searchlight’s “My Cousin Rachel”

Rachel Weisz, recently seen with Michael Caine in Youth, has signed onto another Fox Searchlight Pictures feature with My Cousin Rachel. Directed by Notting Hill filmmaker Roger Michell, My Cousin Rachel starts principal photography April 4 and will s.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakMar 31st, 2016

Rachel Zoe Returning To TV?

Here’s Rachel Zoe filming something for TV. Is she starting a new TV show? I have no idea. It’s been two looooong years since ‘The Rachel Zoe Project’ was canceled in 2013. RELATED: Rachel Zoe enjoys some family fun at the Farmer&#.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedFeb 23rd, 2015

Rachel Bilson Hits The Shops With Her Baby Bump

Expectant mama Rachel Bilson is getting ready for baby! If her baby bump is any indication, it won’t be much longer before the baby arrives. She was spotted doing some shopping in LA. Rachel picked up some baby clothes at Eggy. RELATED: Are Rachel B.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedAug 16th, 2014

RACHEL BILSON Getting Ready For Baby!

Paparazzi caught up with Rachel Bilson as she hit the shops. She’s getting ready for the baby! Look at her baby bump. Doesn’t Rachel look adorable? RELATED: Here’s Rachel at the 2014 People’s Choice Awards Nominations. This is Rach.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedJul 16th, 2014

PICS: Rachel Bilson shows off her baby bump shopping

Pregnant actress Rachel Bilson and a friend out shopping for baby clothes in West Hollywood, California on July 14, 2014. Rachel stopped by Eggy and Bel Bambini during her shopping trip. Read more on PICS: Rachel Bilson shows off her baby bump shopping.....»»

Category: topSource: icydkJul 15th, 2014

Academy to Follow PGA Lead in Determining Best Picture Producing Credits

In the visual effects category, a maximum of 20 films will now be shortlisted for further more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 25th, 2015

Russian Cinema: Local Pics Up VFX Ante

Russian audiences have an enthusiasm for 3D, large formats and visual effects, says Paul Heth, CEO of leading Russian exhibition chain Karo. That lines up Russians with audiences in much of the world, where such spectacle films lead the box office. But th.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyDec 5th, 2014