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Animated Features & CG & Jorge Gutierrez & News & Warner Brothers

Jorge Gutierrez on board to develop LEGO spinoff The Billion Brick Race Read

Read More here… Warner Bros. has tapped “The Book of Life” director Jorge Gutierrez to develop the “Billion Brick Race” project in a studio off-shoot from its Lego franchise. “Billion Brick Race,” which has not yet been greenlit by the studio, was previously in development with Jason Segel and Drew Pearce. Producers are Dan Lin, Phil Lord, Chris Miller and Roy Lee. Chris McKay and Jill Wilfert of Lego are executive producing.…

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Disney & Jorge Gutierrez & News & VES Awards & VFX

15th Annual VES Award Nominees

Via Jeff Heusser,  FX Guide, January 10, 2017 Nominees for the 15th Annual VES Awards were announced today by the Visual Effects Society. Nominating panels were held in the San Francisco Bay Area, London, Montreal, New York, New Zealand, Sydney, Vancouver and Los Angeles. On-Line Viewing & Voting (Members Only) will commence January 21st, followed by the Awards to be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the The Beverly Hilton Hotel. Congratulations to all the Nominees: Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature Doctor…

Oscars Animation Directors Roundtable
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Animators & CG & Directors & Jorge Gutierrez

Directors – Oscars Animation Directors Roundtable: The Full, Frank Interview

The Animation Roundtables Published on Dec 7, 2014 Oscars Animation Directors Roundtable: Don Hall of Big Hero 6; Chris Miller of The Lego Movie; Jorge Gutierrez of Book of Life; Graham Annable of Boxtrolls; and Dean DeBlois of How to Train a Dragon. They offer an insider’s look into the world of animation, including what it’s like to pitch their stories, to overcome challenges and to collaborate with actors in the booth.…

Animated Features & CG & Directors & Disney & Inspiration & Jorge Gutierrez & News

CalArts Graduation Lasseter 2014

John Lasseter address CalArts class of 2014. John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, Receives 2014 Honorary Doctor of the Arts Degree from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) One of the most celebrated members of the first graduating class of CalArts Character Animation Program, Lasseter returned to his alma mater to address the Class of 2014 at the commencement ceremony on May 16. Click here for video of speech and high resolution photographs. May 21, Valencia, CA—CalArts…

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Jobs & Jorge Gutierrez

JOBS IN CALI: Senior Level Remote Animator (Feature Animation) “The Book of Life” – Reel FX

Senior Level Remote Animator (Feature Animation) “The Book of Life” – Reel FX Dallas Office301 N. Crowdus St.Dallas, TX 75226 Santa Monica Office2115 Colorado Ave.Santa Monica, CA 90404 Job SummaryThis position is for remote animators and is not restricted to US residents.We are currently hiring for our action-packed CG animated feature that tells the story of a Romeo and Juliet style love story set against a Mexican “Day of the Dead” back drop directed by Jorge Gutierrez (”El Tigre: The…