Alma Mater Welcomes EP Ben Apley & Director Ronnie Koff

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Visual studio Alma Mater has added Executive Producer Ben Apley and Director Ronnie Koff to its team. Koff joins a roster that includes Creative Director/Director Brian Mah, who co-founded the company with VFX Supervisor James Anderson in 2012. He has already completed a CG-driven commercial campaign for GSD&M and the main title sequence for the upcoming movie from Columbia Pictures, …


Trollbäck+Company Creates 2017 AICP Show Opening Titles

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Trollbäck+Company recently created the 2017 AICP Show Opening Titles, which debuted on June 7th at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City. The animated piece unveiled the new AICP logo — its first in 45 years — which was designed by Brian Collins. Led by Trollbäck+Company Creative Director Brian Bowman, the sequence takes the audience on a …

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Midnight Sherpa Lands Motion Awards Top Honors & Golden Trailer Awards Nominations

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Creative studio Midnight Sherpa recently landed Best New Studios honors from the Motion Awards. To be considered for this special category, the studio was nominated by the judges and voted on by the public. The three studios with the most votes were crowned winners. Continuing its winning streak, Midnight Sherpa was also nominated for three Golden Trailer Awards for its …

Writer/director/producer M. Night Shyamalan returns to the captivating grip of ”The Sixth Sense,”  “Unbreakable,” and ”Signs” with ”Split,” an original film that delves into the mysterious recesses of one man’s (JAMES MCAVOY) fractured, gifted mind.  Here, the personality of Hedwig has emerged.

Alkemy X Reunites with M. Night Shyamalan for VFX for Universal Pictures’ “Split”

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Creative content company Alkemy X provided visual effects for Universal Pictures’ No. 1 new film “Split,” from writer/director M. Night Shyamalan, it was announced today. From on-set VFX supervision to post-production, the job yielded a total of 74 shots in the final film, including those for the film’s climactic scenes. “Split” is now in theaters. “Split” marks Alkemy X’s fourth …


Fire Breathing Goat Saves the Realm in Fantastical Georgia Lottery Ad

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Creative studio Artifact Design recently completed VFX and design work on “The Fire King,” the latest commercial for Georgia Lottery Keno! via BBDO Atlanta. Parodying medieval fantasy, the spot features Kevin the Goat reprising his fire-breathing heroics from earlier campaigns. “The Fire King” saga follows Kevin’s quest for the throne in the land of 12 realms. Battles and courtship ensue …

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T+Co Renders World of Possibilities for TE Connectivity

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Creative agency Trollbäck + Company (T+Co) recently produced a brand film for TE Connectivity (TE), one of the largest sensor companies in the world. Titled “What a Sensor Sees” (:45), the online advert via agency KBS majestically demonstrates how TE products are fostering innovation across a wide range of industries, from aerospace to medical to transportation. Albeit invisible technology to …


Interstate Signs Directing Duo TOMAT

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Award-winning directors’ group Interstate has signed Rio De Janeiro-based directing duo TOMAT for exclusive US representation. Comprised of Tomas Salles and Mateus Araujo, TOMAT brings a unique perspective to Interstate. With their combination of outrageous scenarios and visually compelling graphics, their sense of style and humour is inimitable. Equally adroit in live-action, cinematography, photography and CG, the duo is primed …


King and Country Dreams Up Teaser For History’s New ‘Vikings’ Campaign

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King and Country (K&C), a full-service, design-centric production company has created a new teaser campaign for season four of History’s hit series ‘Vikings’, premiering Thursday, February 18. Featuring Viking leader Ragnar Lothbrok (Travis Fimmel) and his former wife Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick), the spots tease out this season’s possible story arc with dark, evocative visuals. This project was a perfect fit …


Iron Claw Welcomes Brian Butcher As Executive Producer

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Production studio Iron Claw has hired Brian Butcher as Executive Producer. An Emmy-nominated producer with more than a decade of experience across a range of leading-edge media, Butcher will work closely with Founder/Executive Creative Director Sean Koriakin in building the company’s repertoire of work in commercials, main titles, video games, broadcast and experience design. “Brian has an amazing pedigree, having …


Motel 6 Undergoes Seamless Transformation In New VFX-Intensive Spot From King and Country

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King and Country (K&C), a full-service, design-centric production company, recently directed and produced a :30 TV commercial for Motel 6 and ad agency The Richards Group. “Room to Room” highlights Motel 6’s nationwide renovations through a seamless room-to-room journey. The VFX-intensive spot alludes to some of the magic K&C brought to the iconic Motel 6 50th Anniversary spot “Metamorphosis,” such …