AI and Potter Nominated for Best Special Effects at BAFTA

by malducin

BAFTA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, has just announced their nominees for top 2001 honors. In the film VFX category, two ILM related projects have been nominated: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Rob Legato overall Supervisor, Roger Guyett ILM's Supervisor, and AI Artificial Intelligence, Dennis Muren and Scott Farrar were the Supervisors. The other three nominees are Shrek, Lord of the Rings and Moulin Rouge.

The awards will be present on February 24, 2002 (televised on BBC1). You can read about the other nominees here:

BAFTA 2001 Nominees

Congratulation to all the facilities and people involved.

Thanks to aslan and Chris for the timely pointer.