FMX 2015: Anniversary Specials: FMX Celebrates: The Hobbit and 20 Years of Weta Digital

Event: FMX 2015: Anniversary Specials: FMX Celebrates: The Hobbit and 20 Years of Weta Digital

- @ Haus der Wirtschaft, König-Karl-Halle, Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19, 70174 Stuttgart, Germany

Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Joe Letteri will discuss how twenty years of creativity and innovation came together in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. His presentation will focus on key advancements from The Hobbit trilogy with a particular focus on the third film. Joe provides context for this work by highlighting how the core principles of Weta Digital's approach to visual effects going back to The Lord of the Rings and King Kong can be seen in Avatar and more recent films like the Planet of the Apes and The Hobbit films.

Web: http://www.fmx.de/program2015/event/5707