2023 is off to an incredible start already with a total of 26 award nominations & wins so far! From The Oscars to the VES Awards, we’re being celebrated for our work on Top Gun: Maverick and Cartier ‘Tank’. Here’s how January went for our studios:
This month, MPC has received an Oscar and BAFTA nomination for their incredible work on Top Gun: Maverick. As well as receiving 2 nominations at the César Awards, 9 nominations at VES, 3 nominations at the Annie Awards, so far MPC have won three GENIE Awards and the César and Technique 2023 trophy, with further announcements due to take place early this year!
Both Vikings: Valhalla and Plane were released, as well as a VFX breakdown for Wednesday where MPC’s global studios worked on a total of 140 shots.
MPC grew with new hires Stephanie Allen, Executive in Charge of Client Services, Chris Burn, Global Head of Production and JP Burge, Global President of MPC.
The Mill has been ranked as the #1 Post-Production company in the UK and Europe in LBB’s Immortal Awards Table of Creativity for 2023.
Forbes names The Wonder Window as the best experiential activation of CES 2023! The Mill team secured four nominations for the 21st Annual VES Awards, for Outstanding Compositing & Lighting in a Commercial and Outstanding VFX in a Photoreal Episode, as well as winning a Genie Award in the Best Visual Effects in Advertising for Samsung ‘Playtime is Over’.
Cartier ‘Tank‘ was released and acknowledged for the outstanding work done by the team. The Mill was tasked with recreating iconic actress Catherine Deneuve in eight shots at four different periods of her life, inspired by her filmography, in this spot for the comeback of the classic Cartier Tank.
Mikros Animation has released their 2023 vision board packed with upcoming films, projects and events. Including TMNT: Mutant Mayhem, Paw Patrol: The Mighty Movie! and Ozi, Voice of the Forest. They celebrated national popcorn day with a movie marathon.
“The need for resources will drive opportunities for every artist across the globe, which is an excellent opportunity for Mikros Animation”
Mikros Animation’s SVP & Global Head of Production, Adrianna ‘AJ’ Cohen, gives her thoughts on the future of our industry in VFX Voice’s virtual roundtable.
Technicolor Games talks inclusive recruitment. Diversity and inclusion are vital to creating a healthy, inspiring, stimulating and successful working environment. Find out more about our DE&I mission here.
BN Vichar, Art Director at Technicolor Games recently took part in the ZBrush BETA test and was invited to showcase his work at the 2023 ZBrush Launch.
In January, Technicolor Games Business Development Team continues to grow with the appointments of Vik Long & Justin Phass joining Technicolor Games as Business Development Directors, based in North America.
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