Avatar, written and directed by James Cameron and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldaña and Sigourney Weaver, has been added to ILMfan Credits.
The film opened wide December 18, 2009 and is also being shown in stereoscopic 3D. Weta Digital, under the supervision of Joe Letteri, was the main VFX provider. ILM, Framestore, Prime Focus, BUF, Hydraulx, Hybride and Lola also contributed. ILM's work was supervised by John Knoll and mainly consisted of copter and gunship shots including the flyby of the Hallelujah mountains of Pandora, the Hometree attack and the final battle.
James Cameron has previously worked with ILM on The Abyss, Terminator 2: Judgment Day and Titanic.