Ask Me Anything: VFX Pros Tell All2020-07-14T11:25:04-07:00

Ask Me Anything: VFX Pros Tell All

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Join us for our Ask Me Anything: VFX Pros Tell All initiative – brought to you by the VES and Autodesk – worldwide leaders in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software.
Through this interactive live webcast series:
  • Hear from successful VFX pros from diverse backgrounds
  • Ask your questions to the pros
  • Get exclusive insights – career highlights, hurdles, lessons learned on the journey
  • Explore career choices in the evolving world of visual effects

Or sign up for specific a Ask Me Anything webcast below:

Michelle Grady

EVP, General Manager

Sony Pictures Imageworks

Michelle Grady is EVP, General Manager of Sony Pictures Imageworks, responsible for overall operations, strategy, planning, and production. She most recently oversaw production of the Academy Award®-winning SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE (Sony Pictures Animation), SMALLFOOT (Warner Animation Group), and SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING (Marvel/Columbia Pictures).(Read more)

Thursday,
August 6, 2020
2:00PM PST
Karen Dufilho 

Producer

Google Spotlight Stories

Academy- and Emmy award-winning producer, Karen Dufilho has been working in the intersection of story, animation and innovation for almost two decades. (Read more)

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Greg Anderson 

Head of Studio-NY, Sr. VFX Supervisor

FuseFX

Greg Anderson is the Head of Studio-NY and Senior VFX Supervisor at FuseFX, an award-winning visual effects studio providing visual effects services for episodic television, feature films, commercials and VR production across three studio locations – Los Angeles, New York, and Vancouver. (Read more)

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Lauren McCallum

Former Global Managing Director

Mill Film

As Global Managing Director of Mill Film, Lauren champions the talented team of artists, technicians, producers and developers that make up Mill Film’s Montreal, Adelaide, Bangalore and Los Angeles studios. A driving force within the visual effects industry, Lauren looks to realize the full potential of the industry’s most diverse talent in the pursuit of creative excellence across Episodic and Feature VFX. (Read more)

Sidney Kombo-Kintombo

Animation Supervisor

Weta Digital

As an Animation Supervisor, Sidney Kombo-Kintombo ensures the animation his team delivers is the best in the industry, whether it’s achieved through performance capture, keyframe animation, or a combination of both. (Read more)

Neishaw Ali 

President, Executive Producer

SPINVFX

As a founding Partner, President and Executive Producer of SPINVFX Neishaw Ali has been working in the film and television industry for over 25 years.  She has molded SPINVFX into an internationally recognized leader in visual effects production, with teams in Toronto, Atlanta and Los Angeles. (Read more)

Kaitlyn Yang

Visual Effects Supervisor, Founder

Alpha Studios

Kaitlyn Yang is the founder and visual effects supervisor of Alpha Studios, a Burbank-based postproduction company specializing in visual effects. With more than 12 years experience in visual effects, Kaitlyn has credits including film, television and commercials and her works include The Walking Dead, Robot Chicken, Grey’s Anatomy, and Four Weddings and a Funeral. (Read more)

All live web simulcasts will be recorded and posted here.

More VFX Pros and event dates to be announced!