Ex Machina‘s subtle sci-fi effects won over Hollywood this year, netting it the 2016 Oscar for Best Visual Effects. It was a bit of a surprise win for the movie. Ex Machina was nominated for two awards tonight, including Best Original Screenplay (which it lost toSpotlight). As a relatively under-the-radar film, it easily could have been […]

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All the winners (and nominees) for this year’s Bafta awards, as they’re announced. Outstanding British film 45 Years Amy WINNER: Brooklyn The Danish Girl Ex Machina The Lobster   Best makeup and hair Brooklyn Carol The Danish Girl WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road The Revenant Best cinematography Bridge of Spies Carol Mad Max: Fury Road […]

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Here is the complete list of the WINNERS for the 14th Annual VES Awards: OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A PHOTOREAL FEATURE Furious 7: Mike Wassel, Karen Murphy, Martin Hill, Kevin McIlwain, Dan Sudick San Andreas: Colin Strause, Randall Starr, Bryan Grill, Nordin Rahhali, Brian Cox Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Roger Guyett, Luke O’Byrne, Patrick Tubach, Paul […]

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The harrowing survival epic “The Revenant” leads the Oscar race with 12 nominations, including best picture. The acclaimed film also scored nods for star Leonardo DiCaprio, director Alejandro González Iñárritu and supporting actor Tom Hardy. Iñárritu nabbed three Oscars last year for “Birdman.” The high-octane action thriller “Mad Max: Fury Road” followed with 10 nominations, […]

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Here is the complete list of the nominees for the 14th Annual VES Awards: OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A PHOTOREAL FEATURE Furious 7: Mike Wassel, Karen Murphy, Martin Hill, Kevin McIlwain, Dan Sudick San Andreas: Colin Strause, Randall Starr, Bryan Grill, Nordin Rahhali, Brian Cox Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Roger Guyett, Luke O’Byrne, Patrick Tubach, […]

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Watch TRAILERS for Special Visual Effects and Film Animation Sections below … LONDON — The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled the nominations for its film awards Friday at it headquarters in London. “Bridge of Spies” and “Carol” led the nominations race with nine apiece. “The Revenant” was nominated in eight categories. “Mad Max: […]

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There are a lot of ways to make the screen bleed – in this course we dissect the history of fake blood from its origins in the Theater to modern recipes for making characters bleed on screen. This course is sponsored by RØDE Microphones rode.com/ Recipes: Grand Guignol (mock) Vegetable Glycerine Color with Red, a […]

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 87th Oscars®. The films are listed below in alphabetical order: “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” “Godzilla” “Guardians of the Galaxy” “The Hobbit: The Battle […]

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Last week, new featurettes from the Guardians of the Galaxy special features gave us a little glimpse of few moments in the movie. Today, we have that hilarious dance-off sequence in its entirety as part of the full gag reel that will be included on the Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD sets on December 9. Compilation of Bloopers and Outtakes All videos leaked and […]

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Monday, 10th November, the 7th annual UK Music Video Awards were held in London at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in txhe Southbank Centre, where a throng of British and International filmmakers assembled to celebrate creative and technical excellence in music videos. This year’s winners list demonstrated the strength of filmmaking talent across all areas of […]

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Gravity, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and Game of Thrones were among those who took home a prize at the 2014 Hollywood Post Alliance Awards (#HPAAwards) tonight. The ceremony recognizes individuals and companies for excellence in color grading, editing, sound, and visual effects for features, television, and commercials. Gravity won two awards, one in color grading, accepted by […]

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