Cannes 2015 starts today!
Best of luck for ‘The lobster’ and ‘Land and Shade’
Storm will be attending the festival.
We are delighted to hear that ‘The Lobster’ will have its world premiere at this year’s 68th Cannes Film Festival, screening in the prestigious official competition.
The Lobster is the English language debut of Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos, who thrilled and shocked audiences worldwide with ‘Dogtooth’ (winner at Cannes and Oscar nominated).
Starring Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Lea Seydoux, John C Reilly, Ben Whishaw, Olivia Colman and Michael Smiley
Producers: Element Pictures, Limp Films, Faliro House, Haut et Court & Scarlet Films
Dutch co-producer: Lemming Film - Derk-Jan Warrink, Joost de Vries & Leontine Petit
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Dop: Thimios Bakatakis
Colorist: Tony Ford
The film is co-funded by the Netherlands Film Fund.
Color grading, additional VFX and DCP mastering at Storm.
PostPanic's kickstarter funded short SUNDAYS gets Warner Bros film deal. Congrats Mischa & team!
Check out https://twitter.com/PostPanic_ if you haven’t heard about this amazing project.
Additional grading and DCP mastering at Storm.
We are proud to announce that we have won the VNAP VFX Award for Best Visual Effects 2014 for our work on ‘Das Wad’
Our visual effects supervisor Luuk Meijer received the price on behalf of the whole Storm team from Erik-Jan de Boer after his keynote on the VFX of ‘Life of Pi’
The ceremony was after the VFX sessions during the Netherlands Film Festival in Utrecht
Thanks Rob & Hazazah for this great opportunity to go all the way with the VFX!!!
Director: Rob Lucker
Producers: Maarten Kuit, Jeroen van den Idsert
Dop: Lex Brand
Production design: Wilbert van Dorp
Sound design: Hielke Praagman
Music: Remus Ockels
Edit: Peter Alderliesten
VFX supervisor: Luuk Meijer
Compositors & 3d artists: David van Heeswijk, Martin Necas-Niessner, Timo Aaldriks, Bart Otto and Jan-Willem Sanderman
Title design: Sietse van den Broek
Color grading was also done at Storm by Daphne Maierna
The VFX breakdown will follow soon...
Today the first VNAP (De Vereniging van Nederlandse Animatiefilm Producenten) VFX awards were presented at the Netherlands Filmfestifal.
Out of 11 nominees the jury chose ‘Koning van Kantoren’ from Hectic Electric as winner.
Concrats for the makers! First class work from dutch VFX artists.
The special jury price went to ‘Hoe duur was de suiker’ from Planet X FX.
We got an honourable mention from the Jury for our work on the feature film ‘App’
Our VFX Supervisor Luuk Meijer received a certificate during the presentation.
Hopefully the festival has a Golden Calf award for VFX in 2014.
Extra motivation for all the people working on VFX in Holland.
After the nice article of variety about the 2nd screen thriller 'App' http://variety.com/2013/digital/news/chillers-interactive-app-etite-1200006516/
more news about the movie on screendaily http://www.screendaily.com/5057239.article
The film has been sold in Cannes to Germany, Japan, South Korea, China, Russia and Japan.
Negotiations are in the latter stages for the UK, France, Italy and Spain.
Congrats to 2CFilm and Bobby Boermans and his team!
Our visual effects department is has integrated Shotgun software in its VFX pipeline.
Projects, shots and task can be easily managed with Shotgun, giving us more creative time.
Everything we need to get the job done: track, schedule, review, collaborate and asset management.
Shotgun is the industry standard and is widely used in many studios all around the world.
Nice article in the LA Times on the short but turbulent history of this game changing company and their products :http://tinyurl.com/44cd5fu