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ILM at SIGGRAPH 2001: Preview 2, Recruiting Push

by malducin

ILM will have a booth at this years SIGGRAPH, held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, like they have done in the last few years. Now they have updated their official site for the recruiting that will take place down there.

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Article about Pearl Harbor FX

by malducin

While the first in depth reviews of Pearl Harbor have started to appear on the Web and several newspapers, most have focused very little in the FX work. But the Orange County Register contains a few bits about ILM's work on the megapic Pearl Harbor.

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ILM Continues Move to Linux

by malducin

The last few years a shift has started in the FX industry. SGI IRIX based machines have been a staple of the industry, the pillar of their technological infrastructure. But in recent years the Linux operating system has been getting a foothold on the industry, especially since it can be used on commodity hardware and is becoming stable and capable enough.

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Review: The Mummy Returns

by malducin

The 2000 Summer season gets and early start this year with the opening today of The Mummy Returns. A sequel to the highly successful 1999 film, it brings back much of the original talent, with director Stephen Sommers back to lead the troops. Much of the original cast is back, along with the ILM crew, lead by John Berton Jr. .

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ILM Talks Mummy Returns FX

by malducin

A new article at About.com details some of the FX work undertaken by John Berton and his crew at ILM, for the Mummy Returns.

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The Art of ILM at San Francisco's Exploratorium

by malducin

ILM will participate in another event at the Bay Area on May 16, 7:30 PM.

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ILM at SIGGRAPH 2001: Preview 1

by malducin

As is becoming customary each year, ILM will have a presence at this years' SIGGRAPH in Los Angeles, and members and their work will be present in several venues.

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VFX Pre-visualization for Episode 1

by malducin

Found an article about David Dozoretz and the pre-viz team at ILM and their work for Episode 1.

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AI Second Teaser Out

by malducin

The second teaser trailer for Steven Spielberg's AI has hit the Net and we get our first glimpse of the FX work from ILM.

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New Portrait Videos of Scott Wirtz and Amy Shepard

by malducin

The official site has updated its Portrait series with 2 new videos about Animator Scott Wirtz and Rotoscope Artist Amy Shepard.

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Michael Bay Talks about Pearl Harbor and ILM

by malducin

Todays Hollywood Reporter includes a lenghthy article about Director Michael Bay and the upcoming Pearl Harbor movie, by Martin A. Grove.

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George Lucas Talks Digital Cameras

by malducin

A short interview with George Lucas has appeared on the Hollywood Reporter which mainly discusses how the Sony/Panavision Digital Camera was used in Episode 2 and its implications for filmaking.

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ILM Nominated for Saturn Award for Best Visual Effects

by malducin

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films has nominated the Perfect Storm team for Best Visual Effects. The nominees are the same ones as the Academy nominees: Stefen Fangmeier, Habib Zargarpour, Tim Alexander, and John Frazier.

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ILMCP Makes Spot with Martin Luther King Jr.

by malducin

ILM's Commercial Production division has created a new TV commercial for Alcatel, which shows Martin Luther King Jr. giving his famous speach "I have a dream." to an empty Washington Mall.

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ILM Continues Hiring Tour in May

by malducin

ILM will be going out again, to New York (May 10 and 11) and to Los Angeles (May 17 and 18), mainly looking to hire project based TDs .

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Skywalker Sound Website Opens

by malducin

After days of wait, the official Skywalker Sound site has finally opened. The final site of Lucas Digital is now open for all your enjoyment.

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ILM Website Updates

by malducin

The ILM site has just posted a new interview, with animation master Jenn Emberly. Additionally, the Commercials website has also been updated, including links to watch the the alien whazzup commercial.

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ILM to Interview in LA April 3rd and 4th

by malducin

ILM will return again to Los Angeles to continue interviewing for Mac support, storyboarding and animatic animator positions.

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ILM Presentation in England March 15

by malducin

David Andrews, Animation Supervisor at ILM will make a presentation at The Production Show in England, Thursday March 15 at 10:15 AM .

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ILM at VES 2001

by malducin

VES, the Visual Effects Society, has just announced their program for this years Festival of Visual Effects. The festival runs from June 22nd till June 24, in Los Angeles.

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