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Title: From Black Swan to Bones: The Work of LOOK Effects
Post by: Jill Pearson on May 11, 2011, 07:08:08 PM
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From Black Swan to Bones: The Work of LOOK Effects

A Vancouver ACM Siggraph (http://siggraph.ca/festivals/information.php?fest=20110518) PRESENTATION
May 18, 2011
with Henrik R. Fett


Wednesday - May 18, 7:00 PM
Vancity Theatre
1181 Seymour Street (@ Davie)


Members: $15 // Regular: $25 // Groups (5+): $20*
* Group pricing only available through on-line advance sales.  Link to online ticket sales.  (http://siggraph.ca/festivals/?20110518)

LOOK Effects. For over 14 years, LOOK Effects has been a leading provider of digital- effects solutions for feature film, episodic television and special venue projects. With studios in Los Angeles and New York, LOOK offers a knowledgeable and resourceful approach in partnering with their clients to supervise and produce visual effects. LOOK's effects for Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan were nominated for both VES and BAFTA awards for visual effects. This evening's presentation will look at the company's most recent work, including Black Swan, Limitless, Bones. Co-founder/Visual Effects Supervisor Henrik Fett will give attendees a peek at how and why LOOK does what they do. LOOK's other film credits include: The King's Speech, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Step Up 3D, Just Wright, and Bounty Hunter. Television credits include: Harry's Law, No Ordinary Family, Bones, Lost, the Emmy-nominated effects for Life After People. See more of LOOK Effects' work at http://www.Lookfx.com

Doors open at 6:30 for a cash bar industry mixer. See you all there!


BIOGRAPHY

Henrik R. Fett

Visual Effects Supervisor
(Black Swan, Precious, Lost)

Henrik R. Fett, Visual Effects Supervisor and Co-founder of LOOK Effects. Henrik is highly-accomplished in live-action production, 3D animation and digital post production. He supervises digital effects production both on-set and in post production. At LOOK, Henrik has overseen projects including Black Swan (Fox Searchlight) for which he was nominated for a BAFTA, Just Wright (Fox Searchlight), Bedtime Stories (Disney), Yes Man (Warner Bros.), The Mist (Weinstein Co.), Fools Gold (Warner Bros.), The Darjeeling Limited (Disney,) Untraceable (Lakeshore,) and "Lost" (Touchstone Television.) He has also put in 'time on the box' as lead animator on commercial and feature film projects. Henrik has served as an Advisor to Gnomon School of Visual Effects. Prior to joining LOOK, Henrik worked in project development at International Creative Effects. A native of Mannheim, Germany, he is a graduate of the University of Heidelberg. Henrik began his career as an editor with credits on documentaries, motion picture trailers and commercials.

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