VFX Production Executive, Columbia Pictures

Arnon started his career in visual effects as an artist at Buf in Paris, working on the feature film The City of Lost Children. He then spent several years at Framestore and Double Negative in London, working on both commercials and features including Lost in Space, A Life Less Ordinary and Pitch Black, before moving Los Angeles to be a Senior Technical Director at Imageworks (credits include Hollow Man, Stuart Little 2, Charlie's Angels). He continued on to be a CG Supervisor at Cinesite Hollywood on X-Men 2 and followed that as the Digital Supervisor on Garfield at R&H.

Arnon then took a break from Visual Effects to produce several independent movies, but was quickly lured back as a Visual Effects Producer for the movie The Warrior's Way. His subsequent VFX Producing credits include Project X and Man on a Ledge.

Arnon Manor joined Columbia Pictures as a Visual Effects Production Executive in August 2011, and has overseen titles such as 21 Jump Street, This is the End and Captain Phillips, amongst others.

He was born in Israel but grew up in England. He has a BA in Graphic Design and a Graduate Degree in Computer Graphics.

 

Speaker years: 
2013