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Friday, Aug. 9, 2019
MPC Promotes Bryan To Animation Director
Moving Picture Company’s (MPC) London studio has promoted award-winning animator David Bryan to the role of animation director. As a key member of the senior creative team, he will be responsible for ensuring consistency, quality and...
Friday, Mar. 29, 2019
DNEG SCORES 4TH OSCAR IN 5 YEARS
Global VFX, animation and stereo conversion company DNEG was recognized for the second consecutive year at the 91st Academy Awards--this time for its work on director Damien Chazelle’s First Man for Universal.
Friday, Sep. 7, 2018
Roy Skillicorn is back leading Backyard Productions, the company he founded and guided for 20+ years. He recently partnered with Kevin Allodi, president and CEO of Philo Media, which acquired Backyard in 2017. Allodi reached out to Skillicorn knowing that he ran...
Thursday, Jun. 21, 2018
Film and commercial director Ridley Scott presented the 28th Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors’ Showcase to an audience of 2,300 at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Curated by Scott in partnership with MPC, the Showcase featured seven individual filmmakers and five teams...
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
MPC--a global visual effects and creative production studio known for its work in commercials, feature films, and immersive technology--has set its sr. leadership team in the U.S. for MPC Advertising. Justin Brukman has been appointed managing director of North America with Camila De Biaggi and...
Friday, Oct. 27, 2017
Brickyard VFX Santa Monica has brought Benji Davidson on board as VFX supervisor. Davidson’s world-class creative experience includes live action directing, creative directing and VFX supervision, and he is known for bringing highly imaginative concepts to life from storyboard to visual delivery...
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 2017
MPC, a leading character and creature animation studio--as reflected in Oscar and BAFTA wins for The Jungle Book, and the lauded John Lewis “Buster the Boxer” TV, VR and social campaign--has launched MPC Life. The new venture is a character and creature group within the global MPC...
Friday, Mar. 24, 2017
UK Studio Outpost Provides VFX For Netflix’s iBoy
Bournemouth, UK-based VFX studio Outpost is the sole provider of VFX for the Wigwam Films/Neftlix project, iBoy, directed by Adam Randall and based on the Kevin Brooks novel.
The film, starring Bill Milner,...
Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
Bicoastal integrated production studio Humble and sister postproduction company Postal have secured indie firm Shortlist Mgmt, headed up by Charlie McBrearty and Vanessa McLean, for commercial representation on...
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016
MPC New York has added two new senior-level talents: Kathrin Lausch as head of new business development and Nick Haynes as VFX executive producer.
Lausch was most recently EP at the New York office of Ntropic. She brings two decades of experience as an EP to her new position at MPC,...