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WATCH! ILM’s Hal Hickel Talk – on Creating Believable Giant Robot/Creature Performances and Collaboration – With BONUS: PACIFIC RIM Pipeline Special

Great for Animators and Animation Enthusiasts alike;  ILM‘s Animation Supervisor for  PACIFIC RIM,  Hal Hickel, talks about inspiration, the creative process, and creating believable performances with a sense of size, weight, scale, and a bit of style. As well as what it was like to collaborate with Director Guillermo del Toro… ~ Enjoy! Filmed during…

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WATCH! – Behind the Magic Collection: The VFX of “Pacific Rim”

Awesome PACIFIC RIM: VFX breakdowns from Industrial Light & Magic, showcasing… giant mech warriors waging war… against giant epic monster invaders.  For over 2 years the team at Industrial Light & Magic in San Francisco, Singapore and Vancouver, in collaboration with Rodeo FX, Miranda Studio, Legacy Effects, and others, worked tirelessly to bring Guillermo del…

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SHORT FILM: One Day – and a look at the Making Of

A sweet animated short about a man whose house teleports all over the world… made by 5 students at the french school Gobelins L’Ecole de L’Image or Goblins School of the Image, here is the short film… One Day. Created by: Joël Corcia, Bung Nguyen, Thomas Reteuna, Laurent Rossi, Bernad Som. Don’t miss the making…

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SHORT FILM: In-Between – and a look at the making of

This is SO good… gorgeous animation and a wonderful little story – about a young woman who tries to overcome her shyness while being followed by a crocodile, made by 5 students at the french school Gobelins L’Ecole de L’Image or Goblins School of the Image, here is the short film In-Between. Created by: Alice…

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SHORT FILMS: LEGO ‘INCEPTION’ & THE LEGO STORY

LEGO ‘INCEPTION’ Phenomenal spoof created by a group of VFX students at Staffordshire University, in the UK, here is a taste of Christopher Nolan’s 2010 film Inception,… LEGO STYLE…   Enjoy!   Bonus Feature! THE LEGO STORY LEGO Group celebrates its 80th Birthday, here is a look back at its history with this short animated…

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SHORT FILM: A FOX TALE

An epic battle over a foxy goddess, made by 4 students at the french school Supinfocom Arles, in 2011, here is the short film A Fox Tale.  A gorgeous story, wonderfully realized with expert colouring… Directed by: Thomas Bozovic, Alexandre Cazals, Julien Legay, Chao Ma. Music by: Guy-Roger Duvert Sound Design by: Nicolas Titeux Enjoy!…

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