VFX Animation Team Celebrates Record Number of Award Nominations

animation work recognized across multiple Oscar, BAFTA and VES nominations

DNEG’s VFX Animation team has seen tremendous growth over the last few years. With an ever-growing roster of talent and projects, 2022 is already one for the history books!

The team is thrilled to celebrate a massively successful start to the 2022 awards season with DNEG’s VFX animation work recognized across multiple Oscar, BAFTA and VES nominations for their work on:

A special shout-out goes to the Venom: Let There Be Carnage VFX Animation team for their VES nomination in the ‘Outstanding Animated Character in a Photoreal Feature’ category.

Robyn Luckham, VFX Animation Director and Global Head of VFX Animation, shares the following:

“What a fantastic culmination of many years of hard work from DNEG’s VFX Animation teams. We are incredibly proud of all the teams globally in Vancouver & LA, Montreal, London and India, and all the HODs, Supervisors and Animators who have worked tirelessly over the last few years to achieve this incredible bar of animation quality.”

DNEG’s VFX Animation teams specialise in:

  • Creatures 
  • Motion capture for shots (both external and internal) 
  • Facial animation 
  • Digital doubles
  • Vehicle and rigid body animation (ships, planes, cars, etc.) 
  • Camera animation 
  • Post-viz

Originally working primarily out of London and Mumbai, teams are now operationally across Vancouver, Montreal and L.A. with additional heads of department and animation directors on board to oversee a growing quantity of work.

Congratulations to all the nominees and cheers to more celebrations in March!




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