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91st Oscars Shortlist Announced


Ten films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 91st Academy Awards, and we’re thrilled to have contributed to six of them. All members of the Visual Effects Branch will be invited to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the shortlisted films on Saturday, January 5, 2019. Following the screenings, members will vote to nominate five films for final Oscar consideration.

ILM contributed to:
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” – ILM VFX Supervisor, Russell Earl
“Avengers: Infinity War” – ILM VFX Supervisor, Russell Earl
“Black Panther” – ILM VFX Supervisor, Craig Hammack
“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” – Overall VFX Supervisor, David Vickery
“Ready Player One” – Overall VFX Supervisor, Roger Guyett
“Solo: A Star Wars Story” – Overall VFX Supervisor, Rob Bredow

Other Semi-finalists:
“Christopher Robin”
“First Man”
“Mary Poppins Returns”
“Welcome to Marwen”

Congratulations to all the semi-finalists!