VFX

Redchllies VFX team laps up FICCI BAF award for ‘Best  VFX’ in FAN

Redchllies VFX team laps up FICCI BAF award for ‘Best VFX’ in FAN

VFX
After bagging the coveted Filmfare award recently, the Redchillies VFX team has added yet another feather to its hat. The studio was awarded the FICCI BAF Award for ‘Best VFX’ in the Indian Film Category for ‘FAN’. Earlier, the team won many hearts for its work in the Shah Rukh Khan starrer FAN which released in 2016. Accepting the award, Redchillies VFX chief operating officer Keitan Yadav said, “I take this opportunity to thank the FICCI FRAMES BAF Awards Jury and the fabulous team back at Redchillies VFX. Over 300 in-house VFX artists contributed towards the movie for nearly 15 months and ensured the movie was delivered. And finally I would like to once again thank FICCI for the appreciation and recognition.” The Best Animated Frames [BAF] Awards was launched in 2004 by the Federatio
Trailer of ‘Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion’ released

Trailer of ‘Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion’ released

VFX
  To the great expectations, the trailer of S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus 'Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion' has been finally released. And believe us, the trailer will leave you in awe. The film is one of the most anticipated releases of the year and this two-minute-twenty-seconds long trailer is wonderful to say the least. It piques the curiosity of the audience and makes the fans of the franchise eager to watch more of the film. The VFX shown in the trailer are mind blowing and are a notch above the first installment of the film. Prabhas and Rana Daggubati steal the show with their epic action sequences. Like the first edition, the audience can expect some high voltage drama in the second part of this highly successful franchise. The posters of the film that were released sometime...
Red chillies VFX taking giant strides

Red chillies VFX taking giant strides

VFX
Based in the heart of the Andheri, known as the showbiz district of Mumbai, redchillies.vfx is a Shah Rukh Khan-owned and operated post production studio specializing in visual effects for feature films & commercials. In the short span of 2 years, the outfit has established itself as one of India's top visual effect studios. Its film portfolio includes several Bollywood films, and we have won a few awards along the way. The studio’s state-of-the-art facilities are taking giant strides at bringing dramatic changes to the industry. The new 10,000 sq. ft. studio facility has some of the best talent & equipment in the country. The unit has been planned keeping in view the present and future needs of the industry. Its unique proprietary production pipeline allows us to handle severa
FX School is Mumbai’s first and only Unity Authorised Training Centre

FX School is Mumbai’s first and only Unity Authorised Training Centre

Education, VFX
    FX School has revealed that it is now Mumbai’s first and only Unity Authorised Training Centre. Unity is the world’s leading game engine with a greater than 50 per cent market share. It has been used to design popular games such as Assassin’s Creed, Temple Run and Angry Birds. Unity Authorised Training and Certification Partners are authorised to offer training courses and Unity Certification Exams on behalf of Unity Technologies. There are only 22 of them worldwide and FX School now joins this select group of training partners. “We’re committed to supporting the development of innovative content creators in the ever expanding digital marketplace. The Unity Developer Certification sets an industry standard that will transfer a student’s passion for games into a successfu
Lifting the Veil of Magic –Raees VFX and the force behind it

Lifting the Veil of Magic –Raees VFX and the force behind it

Headlines, People, Studio, Technology, VFX
In the heart of the Maximum city and the showbiz district of India, Red Chillies.Vfx team has carved a beautiful niche for themselves in the Bollywood Industry. Their work speaks for itself and each time they surpass the level of excellence in the VFX Industry. Having worked on groundbreaking visual effects for movies like Ra.One and Krrish 3 the company continues to push the envelope with each project and cement its reputation for cutting edge visual effects with its repertoire of work. In a tête-à-tête with VFX Supervisor on Raees, Ronak Sanghadia tells Animation Digital Digest’s Leo Oommen about the tremendous work behind making the Bollywood’s 200 crore club hit movie Raees and also about receiving the Best VFX award at Filmfare. Please tell us about yourself and your professiona
BreakingPoint wins VES Award for Outsanding VFX in Student Project

BreakingPoint wins VES Award for Outsanding VFX in Student Project

VFX
Animationsinstitut at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg and their diploma project BreakingPoint, which was directed by Martin Lapp and produced by Anica Maruhn (live action) and Tobias Gerginov (live action) as well as Francesco Faranna (effects producing),  won a VES Award for "Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project" at yesterday's ceremony. Only four days ago, Andreas Feix - who also won yet another VES laurel with his team from MPC Advertising for John Lewis; Buster the Boxer - claimed the Annie Award in the "Best Student Project" category with his diploma film Citipati. BreakingPoint, which already took the honors as "Best Student Project" at SIGGRAPH Asia last December, is an outstanding example of interdisciplinary team work: the short film was realized in cooperation
Oscar Nomination 2017: Best Animated Picture, VFX and Animated Short

Oscar Nomination 2017: Best Animated Picture, VFX and Animated Short

Animation, VFX
The Nominations for the 89th Academy Awards was announced last evening IST. The much awaited Oscars will take place of February 26th, 2017. Congratulations to all the nominees in the category of Best Animated Picture, Best Visual Effects and Best Animated Short. Here is the list of nominees: Best Animated Picture Kubo and the Two Strings Directed by Travis Knight Moana Directed by Ron Clements, John Musker My Life as a Zucchini Directed by Claude Barras The Red Turtle Directed by Micheal Dudok de Wit Zootopia Directed by Rich Moore, Byron Howard Best Visual Effects Deepwater Horizon Doctor Strange The Jungle Book Kubo and the Two Strings Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Best Animated Short Blind Vaysha Directed by Theo Ushev ...
Red Chillies wins Best Visual Effects Filmfare award for ‘Fan’

Red Chillies wins Best Visual Effects Filmfare award for ‘Fan’

Softwares, Studio, VFX
Bollywood came together to raise a toast to the best in the industry at the 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017, held on January 14 at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai. VFX is the most neglected yet the most important part of the movie and this year Shah Rukh Khan's company Red Chillies bagged the Best Visual Effects honour for "Fan". This award marked the third time Red Chillies VFX winning for the best VFX category. Earlier named as Dreamz Unlimited, later Christened as Red Chillies VFX, the unit handles the special effects of all his home productions and of some other movies as well. The division has won accolades for its work in India and abroad. Don: The Chase Begins Again won European accolades for Best Special Effects in 2006. A year later, Om Shanti Om won best visual effects from Fil
Rising Sun Pictures Nominated for VES Award for “X-Men: Apocalypse”

Rising Sun Pictures Nominated for VES Award for “X-Men: Apocalypse”

VFX
Rising Sun Pictures has been nominated for Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal Feature in the Visual Effects Society’s 15th Annual VES Awards. The nomination comes for the studio’s work on the Quicksilver Extraction sequence from the 20th Century Fox film X-Men: Apocalypse. Nominees include Alana Newell and Compositors Jess Burnheim, Andy Peel and Matthew Shaw. “We extend our heartiest congratulations to Alana, Jess, Andy and Matthew on this wonderful honor,” said RSP’s Managing Director Tony Clark. “It’s very rewarding to see their hard work, dedication and creativity recognized by their industry peers. It inspires us to continue to produce excellence.” Winners will be announced February 7 in Los Angeles where members of the RSP team will be in attendance. In the Extraction sequenc