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Brian Pohl Second Previs Course

by malducin

Brian Pohl, former pre-vis artist at ILM and now supervisor at POV, will teach a second course in Previsualisation & Cinematography as part of the CGWorkshops.

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ILM Interviewing in LA on December 2006

by malducin

ILM will be interviewing candidates for FX and Lighting TDs and Shake and Inferno compositors in Los Angeles this Wednesday December 6, 2006.

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ILM Upgrades to Vicon MX40 System

by malducin

Vicon, makers of optical motion capture systems, recently announced that ILM has acquired 40 Vicon MX40 Cameras.

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Star Wars Publications Cover Felucia, Javva the Hutt, Lorne Peterson and ILM Summer 2006

by malducin

The official Star Wars site has an article detailing the creation of the planet Felucia from Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith. On the other hand issue 167 of the Star Wars newsletter profiles Michael Smith, who runs the Javva the Hutt cafe, while issue 168 mentions how the ILM Model Shop built the Princess Leia bikini costume from Return of the Jedi.

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Joe Letteri Supervising Avatar

by malducin

ComingSoon.net is reporting that former ILM member Joe Letteri will be supervising the VFX, provided by Weta Digital, for James Cameron's Avatar.

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Identity Thief Added to Credits

by malducin

Identity Thief, directed by Seth Gordon and with visual effects by Gradient Effects Vancouver, Crazy Horse Effects, ILM and Base FX, has been added to ILMfan Credits.

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Paranormal Activity 4 Added to Credits

by malducin

Paranormal Activity 4, directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost, who also directed the third installment, has been added to ILMfan Credits.

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Back to the Future Credits Complete

by malducin

The credits for Back to the Future, directed by Robert Zemeckis, have been completed.

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Cocoon Credits Complete

by malducin

The credits for Cocoon, directed by Ron Howard, have been completed.

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The Goonies Credits Complete

by malducin

The credits for The Goonies, directed by Richard Donner, have been completed.

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Open Discussion • Re: ILM worked on Selma

by aslan

Good to know, thanks Shane. Looking forward to this. It unfortunately has much resonance given events of late.

Statistics: Posted by aslan — Sat Dec 20, 2014 9:14 am


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Open Discussion • Re: ILM's Next:Avengers 2,SW 7,Tomorrowland,Inarritu's next!

by aslan

I love it when they work on these smaller prestige films. They also seem to be working on a film called Viral.

Statistics: Posted by aslan — Sat Dec 20, 2014 9:10 am


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Open Discussion • Re: The General Movie Thread(Now Mad Max trailer)

by TylerMirage

^I don't know if I'd go so far as to say Bay had "minimal influence". I'd attribute it to him boasting producer influence instead of hands-on directing influence. ;)

Anywho, there's lots of great, steady close-ups of the turtles. I'm actually really…

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Open Discussion • Re: The General Movie Thread(Now Mad Max trailer)

by ShaneP

Finally got around to watching Ninja Turtles. Not too bad. The character shots were great. That is, they were great when the camera wasn't moving around like it was on crack! Stop that shit! I hate those swooping diving spinning camera moves. Many of…

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Open Discussion • Re: ILM's Next: Unbroken,Avengers 2,Star Wars 7,Tomorrowland

by ShaneP

ILM is working on Alejandro Inarritu's(Babel/The Birdman) next film, The Revenant. It's set for release next year.

Statistics: Posted by ShaneP — Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:32 pm


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