2019 Visible Effects Society Awards Winners Elephantine Listing – Hollywood Reporter

2019 Visible Effects Society Awards Winners Elephantine Listing – Hollywood Reporter

Courtesy of Surprise Studios

Marking the first time a Surprise movie won the Visible Effects Society’s top prize, Avengers: Infinity Battle claimed the trophy for prominent VFX in a photoreal purpose plus three extra trophies for involving personality (Thanos), outcomes simulations and compositing.

Also Tuesday on the 17th VES Awards, held on the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Ready Player One earned two trophies, for easiest created atmosphere (for The Shining’s Fail to be aware Hotel) and virtual cinematography, while First Man claimed the award for prominent supporting VFX in a photoreal purpose (a film can’t be nominated in both prominent VFX in a photoreal purpose and supporting VFX in a photoreal purpose).

Infinity Battle, Ready Player One and First Man, alongside with Solo: A Well-known particular person Wars Tale and Christopher Robin are nominated for the Academy Award in VFX.

In six of the ideal 10 years, the winner in the prominent VFX in a describe-right purpose class (previously called the VFX-pushed purpose) went on to clutch the Oscar in VFX. Once, in 2011, the Oscar went to the winner of the VES Award for supporting VFX (Hugo).

In the period in-between Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse swept the involving purpose classes a success four awards including easiest VFX in an involving purpose, easiest involving personality (Miles Morales), created atmosphere (graphic Fresh York City) and outcomes simulations.

In the classes for episodic programs, Misplaced in Attach won four awards, including for prominent VFX in a photoreal episode.

Throughout the ceremony, a lifetime success award changed into bestowed upon Illumination founder/CEO Chris Meledandri; the Visionary Award went to Jonathan Nolan; and the Award for Creative Excellence changed into offered to David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Patton Oswalt hosted the ceremony, in some unspecified time in the future of which he recognized the VES Awards’ Seventeenth 365 days — “exact on the cusp for Bryan Singer” — and requested the crowd “if there’s any skill that you just might perchance inexperienced-show conceal conceal a wall on the Mexican border … for fogeys that did that, [Donald Trump] would entirely engage it.”

Throughout the ceremony, VES executive director Eric Roth announced a multi-365 days VES archiving initiative, which is supposed to wrap with the originate of an on-line VFX digital library.

Evan Rachel Wood offered the Visionary Award to Nolan, while Steve Carell, in the initiating carrying a Gru veil, offered to Meledandri. In his acceptance speech, Meledandri talked about, “On a typical basis we all join a splendid mission. We contribute our creativity and craft to voice joy into the lives of audiences”

Your complete checklist of winners follows.

  • 'Avengers: Infinity Battle'

    ‘Avengers: Infinity Battle’

    Courtesy of Chuck Zlotnick/Surprise Studios

    WINNER – Avengers: Infinity Battle

    Daniel DeLeeuw

    Jen Underdahl

    Kelly Port

    Matt Aitken

    Daniel Sudick

    Christopher Robin

    Chris Lawrence

    Steve Gaub

    Michael Eames

    Glenn Melenhorst

    Chris Corbould

    Ready Player One

    Roger Guyett

    Jennifer Meislohn

    David Shirk

    Matthew Butler

    Neil Corbould

    Solo: A Well-known particular person Wars Tale

    Grab Bredow

    Erin Dusseault

    Matt Shumway

    Patrick Tubach

    Dominic Tuohy

    Welcome to Marwen

    Kevin Baillie

    Sandra Scott

    Seth Hill

    Marc Chu

    James Paradis

  • 'First Man'

    ‘First Man’

    Courtesy of Universal Photos and DreamWorks Photos

    WINNER – First Man

    Paul Lambert

    Kevin Elam

    Tristan Myles

    Ian Hunter

    JD Schwalm

    12 Solid

    Roger Nall

    Robert Weaver

    Mike Meinardus

    Bird Field

    Marcus Taormina

    David Robinson

    Mark Bakowski

    Sophie Dawes

    Mike Meinardus

    Bohemian Rhapsody

    Paul Norris

    Tim Discipline

    Might perchance additionally Leung

    Andrew Simmonds

    Outlaw King

    Alex Bicknell

    Dan Bethell

    Greg O’Connor

    Stefano Pepin

  • 'Spider-Man': Into the Spider-Verse'

    ‘Spider-Man’: Into the Spider-Verse’

    Courtesy of Sony Photos

    WINNERSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Joshua Beveridge

    Christian Hejnal

    Danny Dimian

    Bret St. Clair

    Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch

    Pierre Leduc

    Janet Healy

    Bruno Chauffard

    Milo Riccarand

    Incredibles 2

    Brad Bird

    John Walker

    Rick Sayre

    Invoice Watral

    Isle of Dogs

    Mark Waring

    Jeremy Dawson

    Tim Ledbury

    Lev Kolobov

    Ralph Breaks the Cyber net

    Scott Kersavage

    Bradford Simonsen

    Ernest J. Petti

    Cory Loftis

  • 'Misplaced in Attach,'

    ‘Misplaced in Attach,’ “Hazard, Will Robinson”

    Courtesy of Netflix

    WINNER – Misplaced in Attach, “Hazard, Will Robinson”

    Jabbar Raisani

    Terron Pratt

    Niklas Jacobson

    Joao Sita

    Altered Carbon, “Out of the Previous”

    Everett Burrell

    Tony Meagher

    Steve Moncur

    Christine Lemon

    Joel Whist

    Krypton, “The Phantom Zone”

    Ian Markiewicz

    Jennifer Wessner

    Niklas Jacobson

    Martin Pelletier

    The Fear, “Scoot for Broke”

    Frank Petzold

    Lenka Líkarova

    Viktor Muller

    Pedro Sabrosa

    Westworld, “The Passenger”

    Jay Worth

    Elizabeth Castro

    Bruce Branit

    Joe Wehmeyer

    Michael Lantieri

  • 'Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan'

    ‘Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan’

    Amazon Studios

    WINNERTom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, “Pilot”

    Erik Henry

    Matt Robken

    Bobo Skipper

    Deak Ferrand

    Pau Costa

    The Alienist, “The Boy on the Bridge”

    Kent Houston

    Wendy Garfinkle

    Steve Murgatroyd

    Drew Jones

    Paul Stephenson

    The Deuce, “We’re All Beasts”

    Jim Rider

    Steven Weigle

    John Bair

    Aaron Raff

    The First, “Arrive and A ways”

    Karen Goulekas

    Eddie Bonin

    Roland Langschwert

    Bryan Godwin

    Matthew James Kutcher

    The Handmaid’s Memoir, “June”

    Brendan Taylor

    Stephen Lebed

    Winston Lee

    Leo Bovell

  • 'Avengers: Infinity Battle'

    ‘Avengers: Infinity Battle’

    Courtesy of Surprise Studios

    WINNERAvengers: Infinity Battle; Thanos

    Jan Philip Cramer

    Darren Hendler

    Paul Tale

    Sidney Kombo-Kintombo

    Christopher Robin; Tigger

    Arslan Elver

    Kayn Garcia

    Laurent Laban

    Mariano Mendiburu

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom; Indoraptor

    Jance Rubinchik

    Ted Lister

    Yannick Gillain

    Keith Ribbons

    Ready Player One; Art3mis

    David Shirk

    Brian Cantwell

    Jung-Seung Hong

    Kim Ooi

  • 'Age of Wing'

    ‘Age of Wing’

    Courtesy of Google Inc.

    WINNER – Age of Wing

    John Kahrs

    Kevin Tear

    Cassidy Curtis

    Theresa Latzko


    Jeff Gipson

    Nicholas Russell

    Lauren Nicole Brown

    Jorge E. Ruiz Cano

    Dr Grordbort’s Invaders

    Greg Broadmore

    Mhairead Connor

    Steve Lambert

    Simon Baker

    God of Battle

    Maximilian Vaughn Ancar

    Corey Teblum

    Kevin Huynh

    Paolo Surricchio

    Surprise’s Spider-Man

    Grant Hollis

    Daniel Wang

    Seth Faske

    Abdul Bezrati

  • WINNER – John Lewis, “The Boy and the Piano”

    Kamen Markov

    Philip Whalley

    Anthony Bloor

    Andy Steele

    Previous True & Atrocious 2

    Maxime Luere

    Leon Berelle

    Remi Kozyra

    Dominique Boidin

    McDonald’s, “#ReindeerReady”

    Ben Cronin

    Josh King

    Gez Wright

    Suzanne Jandu

    U.S. Marine Corps, “A Nation’s Name”

    Steve Drew

    Cut Fraser

    Murray Butler

    Greg White

    Dave Peterson

    Volkswagen, “Born Assured”

    Carsten Keller

    Anandi Peiris

    Dan Sanders

    Fabian Frank

  • WINNER – Childish Gambino’s Pharos

    Keith Miller

    Alejandro Crawford

    Thelvin Cabezas

    Jeremy Thompson

    Stunning Hunan; Flight of the Phoenix

    B. R. Rajeev

    Suhit Saha

    Arish Fyzee

    Unmesh Nimbalkar

    DreamWorks Theatre Offers Kung Fu Panda

    Marc Scott

    Doug Cooper

    Michael Losure

    Alex Timchenko

    Osheaga Tune and Arts Competition

    Andre Montambeault

    Marie-Josee Paradis

    Alyson Lamontagne

    David Bishop Noriega

    Pearl Quest

    Eugenie von Tunzelmann

    Liz Oliver

    Ian Spendloff

    Ross Burgess

  • 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'

    ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’

    Courtesy of Sony Photos Entertainment

    WINNERSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse; Miles Morales

    Marcos Kang

    Chad Belteau

    Humberto Rosa

    Julie Bernier Gosselin

    Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch; The Grinch

    David Galante

    Francois Boudaille

    Olivier Luffin

    Yarrow Cheney

    Incredibles 2; Helen Parr

    Michal Makarewicz

    Ben Porter

    Edgar Rodriguez

    Kevin Singleton

    Ralph Breaks the Cyber net; Ralphzilla

    Dong Joo Byun

    Dave Okay. Komorowski

    Justin Sklar

    Le Joyce Tong

  • 'Misplaced in Attach'

    ‘Misplaced in Attach’

    Courtesy of Netflix

    WINNERMisplaced in Attach; Humanoid

    Chad Shattuck

    Paul Zeke

    Julia Flanagan

    Andrew McCartney

    Cycles; Rae

    Jose Luis Gomez Diaz

    Edward Everett Robbins III

    Jorge E. Ruiz Cano

    Jose Luis “Weecho” Velasquez

    Nightflyers, “All That We Comprise Learned”; Eris

    Peter Giliberti

    James Chretien

    Ryan Cromie

    Cesar Dacol Jr.

    Spider-Man; Doc Ock

    Brian Wyser

    Henrique Naspolini

    Sophie Brennan

    William Salyers

  • WINNER – Volkswagen, “Born Assured”; Bam

    David Bryan

    Chris Welsby

    Fabian Frank

    Chloe Dawe

    McDonald’s; Bobbi the Reindeer

    Gabriela Ruch Salmeron

    Joe Henson

    Andrew Butler

    Joel Easiest

    Overkill’s The Strolling Needless; Maya

    Jonas Ekman

    Goran Milic

    Jonas Skoog

    Henrik Eklundh

    Peta, “Easiest Friend”; Lucky

    Bernd Nalbach

    Emanuel Fuchs

    Sebastian Plank

    Christian Leitner

  • 'Ready Player One'

    ‘Ready Player One’

    Courtesy of Warner Bros.

    WINNERReady Player One; The Shining, Fail to be aware Hotel

    Mert Yamak

    Stanley Wong

    Joana Garrido

    Daniel Gagiu

    Ant-Man and the Wasp; Slouch to the Quantum Realm

    Florian Witzel

    Harsh Mistri

    Yuri Serizawa

    Can Yuksel

    Aquaman; Atlantis

    Quentin Marmier

    Aaron Barr

    Jeffrey De Guzman

    Ziad Shureih

    Solo: A Well-known particular person Wars Tale; Vandor Planet

    Julian Foddy

    Christoph Ammann

    Clement Gerard

    Pontus Albrecht

  • 'Dr. Seuss' The Grinch'

    ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’

    Sony Photos

    WINNERSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse; Graphic Fresh York City

    Terry Park

    Bret St. Clair

    Kimberly Liptrap

    Dave Morehead

    Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch; Whoville

    Loic Rastout

    Ludovic Ramiere

    Henri Deruer

    Nicolas Brack

    Incredibles 2; Parr Home

    Christopher M. Burrows

    Philip Metschan

    Michael Rutter

    Joshua West

    Ralph Breaks the Cyber net; Social Media District

    Benjamin Min Huang

    Jon Kim Krummel II

    Gina Warr Lawes

    Matthias Lechner

  • 'Misplaced in Attach'

    ‘Misplaced in Attach’

    Courtesy of Netflix

    WINNERMisplaced in Attach, “Pilot”; Impact Attach

    Philip Engstrom

    Kenny Vahakari

    Jason Martin

    Martin Bergquist

    Cycles, “The Home”

    Michael R.W. Anderson

    Jeff Gipson

    Jose Luis Gomez Diaz

    Edward Everett Robbins III

    The Deuce, “forty second St”

    John Bair

    Vance Miller

    Jose Marin

    Steve Sullivan

    The Handmaid’s Memoir, “June”; Fenway Park

    Patrick Zentis

    Kevin McGeagh

    Leo Bovell

    Zachary Dembinski

    The Man in the High Castle; Reichsmarschall Ceremony

    Casi Blume

    Michael Eng

    Ben McDougal

    Sean Myers

  • 'Ready Player One'

    ‘Ready Player One’

    Courtesy of Warner Bros.

    WINNER – Ready Player One; Fresh York Walk

    Daniele Bigi

    Edmund Kolloen

    Mathieu Vig

    Jean-Baptiste Noyau

    Aquaman; zero.33 Act Fight

    Claus Pedersen

    Mohammad Rastkar

    Cedric Lo

    Ryan McCoy

    Echo; Time Displacement

    Victor Perez

    Tomas Tjernberg

    Tomas Wall

    Marcus Dineen

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom; Gyrosphere Get away

    Pawl Fulker

    Matt Perrin

    Oscar Faura

    David Vickery

    Welcome to Marwen; City of Marwen

    C. Kim Miles

    Matthew Ward

    Ryan Beagan

    Marc Chu

  • 'Mortal Engines'

    ‘Mortal Engines’

    WINNERMortal Engines; London

    Matthew Sandoval

    James Explore

    Cut Keller

    Sam Tack

    Avengers: Infinity Battle; Nidavellir Forge Megastructure

    Chad Roen

    Ryan Rogers

    Jeff Tetzlaff

    Ming Pan

    Incredibles 2; Underminer Car

    Neil Blevins

    Philip Metschan

    Kevin Singleton

    Ready Player One; DeLorean DMC-12

    Giuseppe Laterza

    Kim Lindqvist

    Mauro Giacomazzo

    William Gallyot

    Solo: A Well-known particular person Wars Tale; Millennium Falcon

    Masa Narita

    Steve Walton

    David Meny

    James Clyne

  • 'Avengers: Infinity Battle'

    ‘Avengers: Infinity Battle’

    Courtesy of Surprise Studios

    WINNERAvengers: Infinity Battle; Titan

    Gerardo Aguilera

    Ashraf Ghoniem

    Vasilis Pazionis

    Hartwell Durfor

    Avengers: Infinity Battle; Wakanda

    Florian Witzel

    Adam Lee

    Miguel Perez Senent

    Francisco Rodriguez

    Suitable Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

    Dominik Kirouac

    Chloe Ostiguy

    Christian Gaumond


    Aharon Bourland

    Jordan Walsh

    Aleksandar Chalyovski

    Federico Frassinelli

  • 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'

    ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’

    WINNERSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Ian Farnsworth

    Pav Grochola

    Simon Corbaux

    Brian D. Casper

    Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch; Snow, Clouds and Smoke

    Eric Carme

    Nicolas Brice

    Milo Riccarand

    Incredibles 2

    Paul Kanyuk

    Tiffany Erickson Klohn

    Vincent Serritella

    Matthew Kiyoshi Wong

    Ralph Breaks the Cyber net; Virus An infection & Destruction

    Paul Carman

    Henrik Falt

    Christopher Hendryx

    David Hutchins


    Henrik Karlsson

    Theo Vandernoot

    Martin Furness

    Dmitriy Kolesnik

  • 'Altered Carbon'

    ‘Altered Carbon’

    Courtesy of DNEG TV

    WINNERAltered Carbon

    Philipp Kratzer

    Daniel Fernandez

    Xavier Lestourneaud

    Andrea Rosa

    Misplaced in Attach; Jupiter is Falling

    Denys Shchukin

    Heribert Raab

    Michael Billette

    Jaclyn Stauber

    Misplaced in Attach; The Get Away

    Juri Bryan

    Will Elsdale

    Hugo Medda

    Maxime Marline

    The Man in the High Castle; Statue of Liberty Destruction

    Saber Jlassi

    Igor Zanic

    Cut Chamberlain

    Chris Parks

  • 'Avengers: Infinity Battle'

    ‘Avengers: Infinity Battle’


    WINNERAvengers: Infinity Battle; Titan

    Sabine Laimer

    Tim Walker

    Tobias Wiesner

    Massimo Pasquetti

    First Man

    Joel Delle-Vergin

    Peter Farkas

    Miles Lauridsen

    Francesco Dell’Anna

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    John Galloway

    Enrik Pavdeja

    David Nolan

    Juan Espigares Enriquez

    Welcome to Marwen

    Woei Lee

    Saul Galbiati

    Max Besner

    Thai-Son Doan

  • 'Misplaced in Attach'

    ‘Misplaced in Attach’

    Courtesy of Netflix

    WINNER – Misplaced in Attach, “Impact”; Rupture Speak Rescue

    David Wahlberg

    Douglas Roshamn

    Sofie Ljunggren

    Fredrik Lonn

    Altered Carbon

    Jean-Francois Leroux

    Reece Sanders

    Stephen Bennett

    Laraib Atta

    The Handmaid’s Memoir, “June”

    Winston Lee

    Gwen Zhang

    Xi Luo

    Kevin Quatman

    Silicon Valley, “Synthetic Emotional Intelligence”; Fiona

    Tim Carras

    Michael Eng

    Shiying Li

    Invoice Parker

  • WINNER – Apple, “Welcome Home”

    Michael Ralla

    Steve Drew

    Alejandro Villabon

    Peter Timberlake

    Apple, “Release”

    Morten Vinther

    Michael Gregory

    Gustavo Bellon

    Rodrigo Jimenez

    Genesis, “G90 Facelift”

    Neil Alford

    Jose Caballero

    Joseph Dymond

    Greg Spencer

    John Lewis, “The Boy and the Piano”

    Kamen Markov

    Pratyush Paruchuri

    Kalle Kohlstrom

    Daniel Benjamin

  • WINNER – Terra Nova

    Thomas Battistetti

    Melanie Geley

    Mickael Le Mezo

    Guillaume Hoarau

    Chocolate Man

    David Bellenbaum

    Aleksandra Todorovic

    Jorg Schmidt

    Martin Boué


    Denis Krez

    Tina Vest

    Elias Kremer

    Lukas Loffler


    Meike Muller

    Lena-Carolin Lohfink

    Anno Schachner

    Lisa Schachner