VES Nods – There’s Gravity and Everything Else

It kind of seems like there’s no point to even running a contest with Gravity in the VFX department. It’s like Avatar – nothing will even get remotely close. ¬†Nonetheless, here are the VES noms, Gravity leads with 8 nods, courtesy of Steve Pond at The Wrap:...
Posted On 14 Jan 2014

Life of Pi and Brave top VES Awards

Life of Pi and Brave each win 4 awards at the 11th Annual VES Awards.   (thanks to Mikhail) Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature Motion Picture Life of Pi Outstanding Animation in an Animated Feature Motion Picture Brave Outstanding Supporting Visual...
Posted On 06 Feb 2013

The Hobbit Leads VES Nominations

From The HR: Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature Motion Picture The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Joe Letteri Eileen Moran Eric Saindon Kevin L. Sherwood Prometheus Paul Butterworth Charley Henley Allen Maris Richard Stammers Life of Pi Thomas Fisher...
Posted On 07 Jan 2013

Inception Tops VES Nominations

Full list at Variety: Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual-Effects Driven Feature Motion Picture Inception Iron Man 2 TRON: Legacy Alice In Wonderland Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Feature Motion Picture Green Zone SALT...
Posted On 10 Jan 2011

Avatar leads VES nominations with 11 nods

Are you sitting down? THR has some shocking news: James Cameron’s “Avatar” led the list of nominations announced Monday by the Visual Effects Society, scooping up 11. The animated “Coraline,” another movie released in 3D, followed with four...
Posted On 18 Jan 2010

VES Nominations

Thanks to N8 for posting these: Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects Driven Motion Picture THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA – PRINCE CASPIAN Wendy Rogers, Dean Wright, Andrew Fowler, Greg Butler THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON Eric Barba, Edson Williams, Nathan...
Posted On 19 Jan 2009