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VES-WA Creative Spotlight – Unreal Engine VFX Overview
When: Thu Sep 24, 2020 07:00pm to 08:00pm PDT

Please join us for our  “Creative Spotlight” webinar on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.

The video game industry is thriving during these unique times, there may be new opportunities for VFX artists. Have you been interested in making real-time content or simply looking to broaden your skills?

  • Eric Greenlief – 22 year game industry veteran and Lead VFX Artist at Bungie (also VES-Washington BOM Member) will be presenting a condensed, live demonstration/overview of a visual effects artist workflow in Unreal Engine.
  • This will be followed by a Q&A moderated by Neil Lim Sang, covering game engines, real-time VFX, the game industry and more!

This online ZOOM event is open to Washington VES Members and invited guests.

You MUST RSVP to receive the Zoom Meeting details at: [email protected]

ZOOM details will be emailed to you 2 days BEFORE the event.


West Coast United Happy Hour!
When: Wed Aug 26, 2020 06:00pm to 07:00pm PDT
West Coast Happy Hour

Bay Area, Washington, Vancouver and Los Angeles Sections present:

West Coast Happy Hour
Wednesday, August 26th
6:00-7:00pm (PST – Of Course!)

It’s time for all of the VES’ West Coast Members to step up and mingle:

* Have a great recipe to share?
* Recommendation on new shows to binge?
* Who has the cutest cat, doggie or turtle?

Prizes too! Have a chance to WIN a copy of the newly released third edition of the VES Handbook of Visual Effects: Industry Standard VFX Practices and Procedures!

Join the Zoom as you can!
Simply click the link below on August 26th, 6-7pm:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84286449125


VES West Coast Netflix Party
When: Wed Jul 29, 2020 07:00pm to 08:30pm PDT

WHAT MOVIE WON? JOIN US TONIGHT TO FIND OUT!

Here’s your VES Netflix Party URL for tonight’s 7:00 pm screening:

https://www.netflix.com/watch/70117312?npSessionId=17c3bfa8c8238a2a&npServerId=s63

To join THIS party, use Chrome desktop browser (with the Netflix Party extension installed) and click on the party URL above, which will redirect to Netflix’s website. You must click on the “NP” button next to the address bar to automatically join the party. The Chat will start around 7:00 pm with screening to begin @ 7:10 pm.

For more instructions, go to netflix party.com

FINE PRINT: NETFLIX SUBSCRIPTION REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE. DON’T HAVE AN ACCOUNT? SIGN UP AT NETFLIX.COM FOR A FREE 30 DAY SUBSCRIPTION. NETFLIX PARTY CHROME EXTENSION REQUIRED TO BE INSTALLED. THIS IS AN UNMODERATED EVENT. PLEASE BE KIND TO ONE ANOTHER.

 


VES Washington Netflix Party
When: Wed Jun 17, 2020 07:30pm to 09:30pm PDT

Virtual Screening - LA92 Documentary w/ Discussion (Online)
When: Sun Jun 07, 2020 04:00pm to 07:00pm PDT

National Geographic Invites VES Members to a Virtual Screening of LA92 Documentary followed by a Candid Conversation on Race in America

Click here to RSVP


Creative Spotlight
When: Thu Apr 30, 2020 07:00pm to 09:00pm PDT

Please join us for our first “Creative Spotlight” of this unique year on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.

This will be a ZOOM online roundtable with 3 Pacific Northwest Creatives who are also a part of the VES-Washington Board of Managers. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A where we will take your questions.

The panel will discuss how COVID-19 has brought about big changes to our industry, both locally and globally and how are our PNW facilities and members are dealing with the impact, as well as what changes to the past, present and unknown future they have been experiencing.

This is a great opportunity to meet like-minded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific Northwest.

Our guest speakers will be:

  • Gavin Greenwalt: VFX Supervisor/Artist (Straightface Studios – VES-WA BOM)
  • Todd Sheridan Perry: VFX Supervisor/Director (Method Studios, Sony Pictures – VES-WA BOM)
  • Andy Romine: Instructor (A.I.E., DreamWorks, Digital Domain – VES-WA BOM)
  • Neil Lim Sang: Moderator (VES-WA BOM Chairman)

WHEN: Thursday, April 30th at 7:00 p.m.

WHERE: ZOOM Webinar. Login information will be distributed via email 2 days prior to the event so please be sure to RSVP to reserve your slot: [email protected]

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) must RSVP to attend the webinar and receive the Zoom login information, which will be emailed 2 days prior. Email [email protected] reserve your slot.

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up online with our Washington Creative Community.


Screening - ONWARD (Seattle)
When: Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:00pm to 01:52pm PDT

Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Pixar Animation Studios’ ONWARD

Please RSVP below (VES members must login to RSVP and see venue information)
Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 12:00PM


VES-WA Section: Movie & Pub Night (The Invisible Man)
When: Thu Mar 05, 2020 07:30pm to 11:00pm PST

Hey Washington Section! (updated Friday, 2/28/2020) 

You are cordially invited to a Movie & Pub Night, hosted by the Washington Section of the VES on Thursday, March 5th, at the AMC Factoria in Bellevue (3505 Factoria Blvd, Bellevue, WA).

VES-Washington has purchased a limited number of tickets to see a screening of THE INVISIBLE MAN starring Elisabeth Moss.  After the show, we’ll convene at the nearby Applebee’s —  first drink’s on us — to discuss the movie, and the enjoy the fellowship of our VES colleagues. Factoria 8 showtime is currently set @ 7:30p, we’ll update you if that changes. 

Please note that this is not one of our usual studio-sponsored screenings. The Washington Section has purchased these tickets individually, so they will be available on a strict first-come, first-served basis, and to WA-VES members only — no guests, please. We have space for maximum 20 people to RSVP (use the RSVP button below), and we’re about half-full as of this update. Please get your RSVP in no later that Wednesday, Mar 4th by 11pm to ensure your spot. 

If you RSVP and then expect you won’t be able to attend (or have a problem with your RSVP), please let us know ASAP at [email protected] so we can make space for someone else.

A reminder that the VES Spring Membership drive deadline is March 15, so if you know of anyone who might be interested in joining, now’s the time to ask them! In the meantime, we look forward to seeing you on March 5th for our Movie & Pub Night.

All the best!

Visual Effects Society – Washington Section

 


VES-WA: Creative Spotlight - Thursday, January 30th, 2020 @ 7:30pm - Please RSVP
When: Thu Jan 30, 2020 07:30pm to 09:30pm PST

VES- WA,

Please join us for our first “Creative Spotlight” of the New Year on Thursday, January 30th at 7:30pm.

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

Our guest speakers are:

Jamaal Bradley – Director/Supervising Animator (Valve, Dreamworks, Walt Disney, Sony Imageworks)

Jamaal will be presenting his short film: SUBSTANCE

AIE Class of 2020 – Presenting their short film: KING ME

When: Thursday, January 30th at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: AIE – Seattle Center, Armory 4th Floor – 305 Harrison Street – Seattle, WA 98109 (Take the elevator under the stairs behind the food court)

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to AIE for providing us their space to meet and mingle.

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


VES Nomination Event
When: Sat Jan 04, 2020 09:00am to 02:00pm PST

VES Awards Nomination Judging 2020

MEET, GREET, AND VOTE! A CALL FOR JUDGES!

(Check with specific sections for local times)

Now that the 18th Annual VES Awards season is underway, we once again invite VES members to participate in our Nomination Panels. The Nomination Event will be held worldwide on January 4, 2020.

Any active VES member who can travel to one of the cities listed below may participate.

This is your chance to determine who will ultimately walk up to the podium on January 29, 2020, to collect a coveted VES Award. A single vote may make the difference between being nominated… or not… and that vote could be yours!

Past participants know that this is the must-attend event of the awards season. Not only will you view some of the most amazing visual imagery of 2019, you’ll get to see exclusive behind-the-scenes footage while participating in the single best networking opportunity of the year. It’s a chance to see old friends, meet the best and brightest in the visual effects field, and learn new techniques that you can apply to your own craft. All of that, plus the satisfaction of knowing that you have participated in choosing what will ultimately be the Nominations announced to the press for the 18th Annual VES Awards.

Judges who register to participate will receive information about specific times and locations from their local section representatives once their applications are received. If you are ready to make a difference, please submit your Panel Judge Application BELOW. Make sure you check the box indicating which of the Nomination Event locations you are applying for.

The Nomination Event is a full-day event held on Saturday, January 4, 2020 around the globe. Nominees will be announced on Monday, January 6, 2020. We look forward to receiving your Judge Application to make this year’s Nomination Event a success!

-The 18th Annual VES Awards Committee

Click here to sign up!

(VES Members must be logged in to access the sign-up form)


VES-WA 4th Annual Holiday Party
When: Wed Dec 04, 2019 07:30pm to 10:00pm PST

If you would like to sign up for this event, please log in.

 

 


Screening - THE LION KING in 3D w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sat Jul 27, 2019 11:00am to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ THE LION KING followed by a live interactive Q&A with the Filmmakers

Panelists will include Director Jon Favreau, Visual Effects Supervisor Rob Legato, and Cinematographer Caleb Deschanel, ASC, moderated by Michael Fink, VES. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESLIONKING, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:00am to 01:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a 3D Screening of Columbia Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


VES MEGABRAIN Masterclass Vol.3 - WORLDWIDE (via ZOOM)
When: Wed Jun 12, 2019 08:00pm to 11:45pm PDT
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The VES Germany proudly present

VES MEGABRAIN Masterclass Vol.3

 

June 12th – 8:00PM CEST

REGISTER HERE TO RECEIVE A ZOOM LINK (at 7:30PM)

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VES MEGABRAIN Masterclass Vol.3
When: Wed Jun 12, 2019 07:00pm to 11:45pm PDT
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The VES Germany proudly presents

VES MEGABRAIN Masterclass Vol.3

June 12th – doors open 7:00PM (CEST)
and there will be beer and pizza!

ZOOM stream starts at 7:30PM (CEST)
Masterclass starts at 
8:00PM (CEST)

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The VES invites you to our 3rd MEGABRAIN Masterclass where you can learn and share your knowledge with colleagues in the VFX industry. The idea is not to simply present show reels – but to teach actual techniques that help every artist to improve their skillset. This event will take place on June 12th 7:00PM at multiple locations and will also be streamed via ZOOM.
 
RSVP for your specific location on the appropriate event pages please:
 
This event is kindly supported by
and
 
Topics will be:
 
Live from Ludwigsburg
Efficient facial rigging tools for emotionally believable digital humans
presented by Volker Helzle – Head of Research & Development at Filmakademie
 
Live from Munich
Using Machine-learning to classify a VFX Elements Library
presented by Jonas Kluger – Pipeline TD at ARRI
 
Live from Berlin
Camera Technology: Sensors, Noise Properties, and Raw Processing
presented by Charles Poynton, PhD
 
 
We are overbooking to compensate for no-shows.
Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis.
An RSVP does not guarantee seating.
VES-Members and their registered guests only (except for Ludwigsburg and Cologne). No admission without registration – also at the streaming locations!
 
The event will also be recorded for everyone who can’t make it.
The event will be streamed live from (and to) Berlin, Munich, Stuttgart and Ludwigsburg. For the first time we also provide direct access to the ZOOM stream for ALL VES MEMBERS around the world!
 
VES Germany is a proud Partner of the FMX Conference in Stuttgart.

 


Screening - GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS (Washington)
When: Sun Jun 02, 2019 02:00pm to 04:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Entertainment’s GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS

Please RSVP below
Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 2:00PM

North Bend Theatre
125 Bendigo Blvd N, North Bend, WA 98045
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Creative Spotlight 5 (Washington)
When: Thu May 23, 2019 07:30pm to 09:30pm PDT
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VES- WA,

Please join us for our next “Creative Spotlight” on Thursday, May 23rd at 7:30pm. This event is NEXT WEEK WA! Time to RSVP!

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

 

Our guest speakers are from the VES-WA Board Of Managers

Mike Belzer – Animator (Valve, Walt Disney Feature, PIXAR, Warner Bros.)

Andy Romine – Character FX (Walt Disney Feature, Dreamworks, SONY Imageworks, Digital Domain)

Torey Alvarez – Maya Generalist/Unity Tech Artist (Microsoft, Brand New School, The Third Floor, Psyop)

This special “Creative Spotlight” is going to be cool.  A discussion of “Production Stories”, then open to all for questions. It will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance for the last hour.

 

When: Thursday, May 23rd at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: AIE  – Seattle Center, Armory 4thFloor – 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to AIE for providing us their space to meet and mingle. 

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


Creative Spotlight 5 (Washington)
When: Thu May 23, 2019 07:30pm to 09:30pm PDT
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VES- WA,

Please join us for our next “Creative Spotlight” on Thursday, May 23rd at 7:30pm. This event is NEXT WEEK WA! Time to RSVP!

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

 

Our guest speakers are from the VES-WA Board Of Managers

Mike Belzer – Animator (Valve, Walt Disney Feature, PIXAR, Warner Bros.)

Andy Romine – Character FX (Walt Disney Feature, Dreamworks, SONY Imageworks, Digital Domain)

Torey Alvarez – Maya Generalist/Unity Tech Artist (Microsoft, Brand New School, The Third Floor, Psyop)

This special “Creative Spotlight” is going to be cool.  A discussion of “Production Stories”, then open to all for questions. It will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance for the last hour.

 

When: Thursday, May 23rd at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: AIE  – Seattle Center, Armory 4thFloor – 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to AIE for providing us their space to meet and mingle. 

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


FMX 2019 VES Members Meeting
When: Wed May 01, 2019 05:00pm to 05:00pm PDT
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This is the third annual VES Germany Members Meeting

at

FMX 2019

 

Haus der Wirtschaft

Logo Restaurant

 

Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19

70174 Stuttgart

 

The restaurant is located on the ground floor of the FMX venue “Haus der Wirtschaft” when entering to your left.

Drinks and food and friends are waiting for you!

 

Date: 1st May 2019
Time: 17:00

 

See you there!


FMX 2019 VES Members Meeting
When: Wed May 01, 2019 05:00pm to 05:00pm PDT
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This is the third annual VES Germany Members Meeting

at

FMX 2019

 

Haus der Wirtschaft

Logo Restaurant

 

Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19

70174 Stuttgart

 

The restaurant is located on the ground floor of the FMX venue “Haus der Wirtschaft” when entering to your left.

Drinks and food and friends are waiting for you!

 

Date: 1st May 2019
Time: 17:00

 

See you there!


Screening - DUMBO in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:00am to 12:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Familiess are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ DUMBO

Please RSVP below
Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - WONDER PARK in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Mar 24, 2019 12:00pm to 01:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of Paramount Pictures’ WONDER PARK

Please RSVP below
Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Creative Spotlight 4 (Washington)
When: Thu Mar 14, 2019 07:30pm to 09:30pm PDT
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VES- WA,

Please join us for our next “Creative Spotlight” on Thursday, March 14th at 7:30pm.

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

Our guest speakers are:

Bob Bonniol – Architectural Video Designer/Principal (Mode Architectural)

Tharyn Valvanis – Technical Director/Developer (Valorem, Blur Studio, Blizzard Ent.)

The format will be a simple in casual setting, with each speaker highlighting aspects of their career and taking questions. Then it will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance for the last hour.

When: Thursday, March 14th at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Bellevue College (map) – Building N, Conference Room N201, 3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, WA 98134

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to Bellevue College for providing us their space to meet and mingle. 

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


Creative Spotlight 4 (Washington)
When: Thu Mar 14, 2019 07:30pm to 09:30pm PDT
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VES- WA,

Please join us for our next “Creative Spotlight” on Thursday, March 14th at 7:30pm.

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

Our guest speakers are:

Bob Bonniol – Architectural Video Designer/Principal (Mode Architectural)

Tharyn Valvanis – Technical Director/Developer (Valorem, Blur Studio, Blizzard Ent.)

The format will be a simple in casual setting, with each speaker highlighting aspects of their career and taking questions. Then it will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance for the last hour.

When: Thursday, March 14th at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Bellevue College (map) – Building N, Conference Room N201, 3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, WA 98134

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to Bellevue College for providing us their space to meet and mingle. 

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


Screening - CAPTAIN MARVEL in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:00am to 01:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL

Please RSVP below
Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: THE HIDDEN WORLD in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:00am to 12:45pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Universal Pictures’ and DreamWorks Animation’s HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: THE HIDDEN WORLD

Please RSVP below
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:00am to 01:30pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of 20th Century Fox’s ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL

Please RSVP below
Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Creative Spotlight (Washington)
When: Thu Jan 17, 2019 07:30pm to 09:30pm PST
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VES- WA,

HAPPY NEW YEAR WASHINGTON!

Please join us for our first “Creative Spotlight” of the New Year on Thursday, January 17th at 7:30pm.

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

Our guest speakers are:

Quba Michaliski – Creative/Art Director (QubaVR, Google, Autofuss /Bot & Dolly Studios)

Tharyn Valvanis – Technical Director/Developer (Valorem, Blur Studio, Blizzard Ent.)

Jesse Havens – Manager, Immersive Experiences (Valorem)

The format will be a simple in casual setting, with each speaker highlighting aspects of their career and taking questions for a total timeframe 15-20 mins each. Then it will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance for the last hour.

When: Thursday, January 17th at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Bellevue College (map) – Building N, Conference Room N201, 3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, WA 98134

FREE for VES Members and for Non-VES Members 

 

EVERYONE (EVEN VES MEMBERS) needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]

We need to know numbers for seating arrangements.

Please tell your friends and colleagues about this rad event, come on out, and let’s meet up with your Washington Creative Community.

Huge thanks to Bellevue College for providing us their space to meet and mingle. 

 

See you all soon!

VES-WA-BOM


Holiday Social - Washington
When: Thu Dec 06, 2018 07:30pm to 10:00pm PST
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Happy Holidays VES-WA,

 

Join us for our 3rdAnnual Holiday Party!

 

You and a guest are invited to eat, drink and be merry!  

 

When: Thursday, December 6th, 2018 – 7:30pm – 10:00pm

 

Where: Outlander Brewing Company

  225 N. 36th St., Seattle, WA

 

PLEASE RSVP to attend!

 

Each VES member will get 1 (one) drink ticket, cash bar.

Food: We will be providing UNLIMITED tacos for everyone from Flair Taco

 

See you all soon!


Holiday Social - Washington
When: Thu Dec 06, 2018 07:30pm to 10:00pm PST
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Happy Holidays VES-WA,

 

Join us for our 3rdAnnual Holiday Party!

 

You and a guest are invited to eat, drink and be merry!  

 

When: Thursday, December 6th, 2018 – 7:30pm – 10:00pm

 

Where: Outlander Brewing Company

  225 N. 36th St., Seattle, WA

 

PLEASE RSVP to attend!

 

Each VES member will get 1 (one) drink ticket, cash bar.

Food: We will be providing UNLIMITED tacos for everyone from Flair Taco

 

See you all soon!


VES VANCOUVER Education Event- How to make a VFX Showreel
When: Tue Nov 27, 2018 06:30pm to 08:00pm PST
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The VES Vancouver section present

 

How to get your VFX showreel noticed!

Tips and advice from Marshal Krasser VFX supervisor and Cassandra Nelson.

The team will offer guidence from a Recruitment and Creative perspective to help you get the recognition you deserve!

 

The event will be preceeded by an mini social with drinks and nibbles!

Please join us at Image Engine Nov 27th 6.30 -7 Mixer 7 – 8 pm Event

Location: 101 West 5th Ave, Vancouver, V5Y1H4


Screening - OVERLORD (Seattle)
When: Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:00am to 01:00pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Paramount Pictures’ OVERLORD

Please RSVP below
Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:00am to 01:45pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Pre-Release Screening of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET followed by a Q&A with Visual Effects Supervisor Scott Kersavage, Character Look Development Supervisor Michelle Robinson and Head of Effects Animation Cesar Velazquez moderated by VES Board member Charlie Iturriaga. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESRALPH, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - Making of THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS (Seattle)
When: Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:00am to 02:00pm PDT

When: Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Type: Screening

Washington VES Members and their guests are invited to a special Screening of “Tim Burton’s THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS”. 

There will be a “Making Of” talk from Michael Belzer at the screening, which will shed some insight to his animation experience while working on the film.

 
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:00AM – 2:00PM

 

Please RSVP to attend this special event!

 

SIFF Cinema Uptown Theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122

 

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

VES MEMBERS DO NOT NEED TO LINE UP with SIFF Members.  Come directly to the door to check in, or there will be a VES line to the right of the SIFF line.


Screening - THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS (Seattle)
When: Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:00pm to 01:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Universal Pictures’ THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS

Please RSVP below
Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - THE SISTERS BROTHERS (Seattle)
When: Sat Sep 29, 2018 12:00pm to 02:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Annapurna Pictures’ THE SISTERS BROTHERS

Please RSVP below
Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


VES Vancouver Pubnight
When: Wed Sep 19, 2018 06:30pm to 10:30pm PDT
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VES Social Event


1st annual "VES Summer Social" - Washington
When: Sun Sep 09, 2018 03:00pm to 08:15pm PDT
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VES Washington, 

Your VES Section is excited to begin our 1st annual Summer Social. We will be heading to Madrona Park on Lake Washington, September 9th from 3pm – 8pm. VES-WA will provide some of BBQ standards (burgers and hotdogs) aswell as some light refreshments,  please bring something to share. There will be fun activities and a great opportunity to mingle with new and old freinds. Bring your family, freinds, and dogs.  

 

We look forward to seeing you there!

VES WA Board

For members please RSVP for this event. 


VES Washington Presents: Creative Spotlight August (Seattle)
When: Wed Aug 22, 2018 07:00pm to 09:30pm PDT
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Join us for our next Creative Spotlight, featuring some great local creatives.

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

This month’s guest speakers are:

Todd Sheridan Perry – VFX Supervisor/Screenwriter/Director (CafeFX, Pixomondo, Prime Focus, Method Studios)

Chris Volkmann – Producer/Director (Superfad, Royale, World Famous)

Rogelio Salinas – VFX Supervisor (World Famous)

The format will be a short, casual setting, with each speaker highlighting aspects of their career and taking questions for 15 mins each. Then it will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance.

When: Wednesday August 22th, 2018 – 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Mocap Now (map) – 5015 Colorado Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

FREE for VES Members, $5.00 for Non-VES Members – Collected at the door

Please RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]
That will help us know numbers for seating arrangements and light refreshments that will be served.

 


Screening - MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT (Seattle)
When: Sun Aug 05, 2018 11:00am to 01:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a Screening of Paramount Pictures’ MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – FALLOUT

Please RSVP below
Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - THE EQUALIZER 2 (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:00pm to 02:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Sony Pictures’ THE EQUALIZER 2

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - SKYSCRAPER in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:00am to 01:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of Universal Pictures’ SKYSCRAPER

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - ANT-MAN AND THE WASP in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:00am to 01:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Event - VES Washington Presents: Creative Spotlight (Seattle)
When: Wed Jun 27, 2018 07:00pm to 09:30pm PDT
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We are about to begin presenting a new speaker series called “Creative Spotlight” 

This is a great opportunity to meet likeminded professionals from all aspects of creativity here in the Pacific North West.

This month’s guest speakers are:

Scott Leberecht – Film Director/Art Director (Valve, Rhytym & Hues, Industrial Light & Magic)

Kirby Leung – Producer/Production Manager (NVIDIA, Microsoft, EA Games)

Mocap Now – Award winning Motion Capture studio in Seattle

The format will be a short, casual setting, with each speaker highlighting aspects of their career and taking questions for 15 mins each. Then it will be a great opportunity to speak personally to them and fellow creatives in attendance.

When: Wednesday June 27th, 2018 – 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Mocap Now (map) – 5015 Colorado Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

FREE for VES Members, $5.00 for Non-VES Members – Collected at the door

EVERYONE needs to RSVP for attendance to: [email protected]
We need to know numbers for seating arrangements and light refreshments that will be served.

 


Screening - JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM in 3D w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sun Jun 17, 2018 11:00am to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a Special Fathers’ Day 3D Screening of Universal Pictures’ and Amblin Entertainment’s JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM followed by a Live Interactive Q&A with Director J.A. Bayona, ILM Visual Effects Supervisor David Vickery, ILM Animation Director Jance Rubinchik and ILM Visual Effects Supervisor Alex Wuttke with moderation by VES London Section Secretary Gavin Graham (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in London) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESJURASSIC, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - INCREDIBLES 2 (Seattle)
When: Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:00pm to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Pixar Animation Studios’ INCREDIBLES 2

Please RSVP below
Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR in 3D w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sun May 06, 2018 12:00pm to 03:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR followed by a Live Interactive Q&A with Visual Effects Producers Jen Underdahl and Lisa Marra, Weta Digital Visual Effects Supervisor Matt Aitken, Industrial Light + Magic Visual Effects Supervisor Russell Earl and Digital Domain Visual Effects Supervisor Kelly Port with moderation by VES Board member Jeff Kleiser. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESINFINITYWAR, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - A QUIET PLACE (Seattle)
When: Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:00pm to 01:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Paramount Pictures’ A QUIET PLACE

Please RSVP below
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - READY PLAYER ONE in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:30am to 01:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Amblin Entertainment’s READY PLAYER ONE

Please RSVP below
Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 10:30AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - PACIFIC RIM UPRISING in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sat Mar 24, 2018 12:00pm to 02:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Universal Pictures’ PACIFIC RIM UPRISING

Please RSVP below
Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - RED SPARROW (Seattle)
When: Sun Mar 11, 2018 12:00pm to 02:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of 20th Century Fox’s RED SPARROW

Please RSVP below
Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - A WRINKLE IN TIME in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:00pm to 02:00pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ A WRINKLE IN TIME

Please RSVP below
Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - BLACK PANTHER in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Feb 18, 2018 12:00pm to 02:15pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios; BLACK PANTHER

Please RSVP below
Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:00pm to 03:30pm PST
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VES Members and Their Guests (21 Years and Older) are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Lucasfilm Ltd.’s STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI plus a live interactive Q&A.

Panelists will include Writer/Director Rian Johnson, ILM San Francisco Visual Effects Supervisor Eddie Pasquarello, ILM Vancouver Visual Effects Supervisor Dan Seddon, Cinematographer Steve Yedlin, ASC and Editor Bob Ducsay with moderation by VES Chair Mike Chambers. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 12:00PM

The Big Picture Theater
2505 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESLASTJEDI, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Event - Holiday Party - VES Washington
When: Thu Dec 07, 2017 06:30pm to 10:00pm PST
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Event: VES – Washington Holiday Party

When: Thursday December 7th, 2017 at 6:30pm – 10pm

Where: Bushnell Craft

8461 164th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052

Phone(425) 702-9743

Map

 

Please mark your calendars for our VES-Washington Holiday Party.  Thursday, Dec 7th at 6:30pm – 10:00pm

We will have a large variety of finger food, and provide one drink ticket for the first 50 VES Members.

Feel free to bring a guest/spouse/partner, or friend who is interested in seeing what VES-WA is about.  Come and meet the members of your tribe and enjoy an evening together before the Holiday break.

 

See you all soon,

 

VES-WA BOM


Screening - THOR: RAGNAROK in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:00am to 01:30pm PST
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios; THOR: RAGNAROK

Please RSVP below
Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - SUBURBICON (Seattle)
When: Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:00pm to 01:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Paramount Pictures’ SUBURBICON

Please RSVP below
Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - THE SNOWMAN (Seattle)
When: Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:00pm to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Universal Pictures’ THE SNOWMAN

Please RSVP below
Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - BLADE RUNNER 2049 (Seattle)
When: Sun Oct 15, 2017 11:00am to 01:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ BLADE RUNNER 2049

Please RSVP below
Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 11:00AM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - KINGSMEN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE (Seattle)
When: Sun Sep 24, 2017 12:00pm to 02:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of 20th Century Fox’s KINGSMEN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE

Please RSVP below
Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD (Seattle)
When: Sun Aug 27, 2017 12:00pm to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a Screening of Lionsgate’s and Millennium Films’ THE HITMAN’S BODYGUARD

Please RSVP below
Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS in 3D w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:00pm to 03:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to a 3D Screening of STX Entertainment’s VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS, plus a live interactive Q&A with the filmmakers.

Panelists will include Visual Effects Supervisor Scott Stokdyk, Visual Effects Producer Sophie Leclerc, Rodeo FX Associate Visual Effects Supervisor Peter Nofz and Weta Digital Visual Effects Supervisor Martin Hill with moderation by VES Board member Bill Taylor, VES, ASC. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESVALERIAN, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Event - Summer Social (Washington)
When: Thu Jul 27, 2017 07:00pm to 10:00pm PDT
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When: 
Thu July 27, 2017 – 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Type: 
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VES WASHINGTON SUMMER SOCIAL!

Where : Wilde Rover

                  111 Central Way, Kirkland, WA 98033 (MAP)
 

When: Thursday, July 27th 7:00pm – 10:00pm or later

Why : Let’s meet up with fellow VES Members for our Summer Social, feel free to bring some industry collegues interested in hearing more about our community

 

Appetizers will be provided while they last.  No host bar.

We look forward to seeing you and your guests there.

Open to industry non members, so please get the word out there!

 

Many thanks,

 

Your VES -WA Board

 


Screening - WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sat Jul 15, 2017 12:00pm to 03:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of 20th Century Fox’s WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES, plus a live interactive Q&A with the filmmakers.

Panelists will include Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Joe Letteri and Director Matt Reeves with moderation by VES Board member Jeff Kleiser. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 12:00PM

SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESWARFORTHEPLANET, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:00am to 12:15pm PDT
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VES Members and Their Families in Washington are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening Of Columbia Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING

Please RSVP below
Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 10:00AM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - THE MUMMY in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jun 18, 2017 01:30pm to 03:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a 3D Screening of Universal Pictures’ THE MUMMY

Please RSVP below
Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 1:30PM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - WONDER WOMAN in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:00am to 01:30pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to a 3D Screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ WONDER WOMAN

Please RSVP below
Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 11:00AM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, VOL. 2 in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun May 07, 2017 12:30pm to 03:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Families are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Marvel Studios’ GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, VOL. 2

Please RSVP below
Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 12:30PM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS (Seattle)
When: Sun Apr 16, 2017 12:00pm to 02:45pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend Screening of Universal Pictures’ THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS

Please RSVP below
Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 12:00PM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - BOSS BABY in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Apr 02, 2017 02:30pm to 04:15pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of 20th Century Fox’s and DreamWorks Animation’s BOSS BABY

Please RSVP below
Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 2:30PM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - GHOST IN THE SHELL in 3D (Seattle)
When: Sun Apr 02, 2017 12:00pm to 02:00pm PDT
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Washington VES Members and Their Guests are Invited to an Opening Weekend 3D Screening of Paramount Pictures’ GHOST IN THE SHELL

Please RSVP below
Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 12:00PM
SIFF Cinema Uptown theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98122
Click here for a map.

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.

 


Screening - ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sun Dec 18, 2016 12:00pm to 03:00pm PST
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VES Members and Their Guests (21 Years and Older) are Invited to a 2D Opening Weekend Screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ and Lucasfilm Ltd.’s ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY plus a Q&A.
Panelists will include Executive Producer and Visual Effects Supervisor John Knoll and Animation Supervisor Hal Hickel with moderation by VES 1st Vice Chair Jeffrey A. Okun, VES. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 12:00PM

The Big Picture Theater
2505 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESROGUEONE, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Screening - PASSENGERS w/ Q&A (Seattle)
When: Sat Dec 17, 2016 12:00pm to 03:00pm PST
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VES Members and Their Guests (21 Years and Older) are Invited to a Pre-Release Screening of Columbia Pictures’ PASSENGERS, plus a live interactive Q&A with the filmmakers.

Panelists will include Visual Effects Supervisor Pete Dionne, Co-Producer Greg Baxter, Film Editor Maryann Brandon and Production Designer Guy Hendrix Dyas with moderation by VES Board member Jeff Kleiser. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)

Please RSVP below
Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 12:00PM

The Big Picture Theater
2505 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Click here for a map.

Please tweet your questions after the screening in order to participate in the Q&A panel (which will take place in Los Angeles) immediately following the screening. (be sure to include the hashtag, #VESPASSENGERS, in your tweet.)

Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.


Event - Holiday Social (Washington)
When: Tue Dec 06, 2016 07:00pm to 10:00pm PST
VES-WA Holiday Social - Dec. 6, 2016

Hey VES – WA

Let’s get together for a drink and some food before we break for the Holidays.

Tuesday December 6th, 2016 at 7pm – 10pm

Bushnell Craft

8461 164th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052

Phone(425) 702-9743

http://tinyurl.com/ju5doww

We will have some finger food, and provide a drink ticket for VES Members. 

Feel free to bring a friend who is interested in seeing what VES-WA is about.  

Please RSVP for this event.