New research looks at gender, ethnicity, inclusivity, and pay in the U.K.’s animation, vfx, and post-production sectors.
In our round-up of articles, the senior crew explain how they created — and, in some cases, fudged — the film’s photorealism.
Two things are for sure: the remake of “The Lion King” is animated, and it’s going to do well at the box office.
Why vfx artists had to closely adhere to character silhouettes in “Godzilla: King of the Monsters.”
With over 60 Pokémon to design and a complicated approval pipeline, “Pokémon Detective Pikachu” was not your typical hybrid cg production.
Analyst are projecting an opening weekend of $50-65 million.
Who likes working overtime?
The new trailer for “Sonic the Hedgehog” has ignited an onslaught of negative reactions.
It’s breakdown season – here’s our guide to some of the best making of clips, reels, and behind-the-scenes featurettes.
With “Alita: Battle Angel” poised for release, we take a look at the state of play in photorealistic cg humans.
I’ll eat my shoe if this is a live-action film.
Cartoon Brew makes sense of the virtual production phenomenon, and provides resources that filmmakers can use to start experimenting with virtual production techniques.
Tim Burton’s remake of Disney’s “Dumbo” looks exactly like one imagines it would.
Warner Bros. is billing the hybrid “Pokémon Detective Pikachu” as the first-ever live-action Pokémon film, but let’s be honest: the real star of this film is animation.
The animators and vfx artists delivered great work as usual, but the rest of Disney’s “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms” doesn’t live up, according to the film’s reviews.
Animated soldiers, mice, and other creatures populate the world of Disney’s upcoming holiday film.
Tim Burton is putting his spin on one of Disney’s most perfect animated features.
Check out the complete list of winners from tonight’s VES Awards.
The James Cameron-produced manga adaptation is being pushed back five months.
‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ features plenty of cg jungle animals, as well as a number of other visual effects.
Who’s going to be nominated for a vfx Oscar? And who might slip in through the back door? We do a comprehensive breakdown of the category.
Animation being used for a good cause: helping kids with cancer.
Director Patty Jenkins “always couched the visual effects in emotions,” the film’s vfx supervisor Bill Westenhofer tells Cartoon Brew.
MPC made Captain Salazar appear underwater, even when he wasn’t.
Behind the scenes of Ridley Scott’s newest “Alien” film, with before and after image breakdowns.
Visual effects played a huge role in bringing Michael Pitt’s Kuze villain to life in the new live-action version of ‘Ghost in the Shell.’
How Blue Sky’s Chris Wedge went from animation to live-action for ‘Monster Trucks’.
Glassworks, Headless Productions, and MPC collaborated to create the stunning visual landscape in “A Monster Calls,” opening wide in the U.S. today.
The vfx behind that zero-g swimming pool scene.
“The Jungle Book” and “Zootopia” were recognized tonight by the Critics’ Choice Awards.
Behind the scenes of the film’s biggest beasts.
Impressive visuals dominate first trailer for live action “Ghost in the Shell.”
MPC recruitment manager claims, “Getting to say you make THE BEST movies gets you friends with benefits.”
“The monster is in the truck!”
Cartoon Brew delves into the animation challenges of Disney’s latest blockbuster.
MPC is making a splash this summer with two industry-leading hires, VFX supervisor Evan Schoonmaker and lead animator Grae Revell. Both …
The VFX wizards at MPC recently teamed up with Skunk directing team Ne-O via DDB NY to conjure an army of magical little blue-suited …
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, May 23, 2012– Bitzio, Inc. (“Bitzio” or “the Company”), a leader in apps, mobile media and behavioral …
http://vimeo.com/41564291 MPC LA recently teamed up with directing duo dom&nic to handle a full range of VFX needs on English …