The studio won an Oscar this year for its vfx work on “Ex Machina.”
The two companies combine staffs into a worldwide workforce numbering over 525 artists.
Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’ and ‘Feast’ both won Oscars tonight.
While the Academy still hasn’t released a shortlist for the visual effects category, we identify the frontrunners in this year’s Oscar race.
There are big developments in the UK animation industry in the wake of a much-heralded tax break received by the British animation industry that went into effect last year. Sarah Smith, the former creative director of features at Aardman Animations, is setting up a studio named Locksmith Animation. She bills it as the UK’s “first high-end CGI feature animation studio,” and it is focused on creating a long-term slate of films for worldwide distribution.