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Oscars: Why This Year’s VFX Winner Could Be Exported

So long, L.A.! Foreign-based visual effects houses are responsible for four of the five nominees, from 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to 'Interstellar,' as much of the business has fled the city.

How ‘Into the Storm’ Built a Better Tornado on a Budget

After VFX house Rhythm & Hues filed for bankruptcy protection, director Steven Quale went hands-on.

Spot the Lawsuit in This 2011 James Marsden-Russell Brand Film

The background of the Easter-themed live-action/animated comedy "Hop" is at the forefront of a new complaint.

Revealing ‘Rhythm & Hues: Life After Pi’ Doc Exposes Grief, Anger and Troubled Business (Video)

"I was prepared to sell my shares of stock for $1 if someone would invest the $15 million-$20 million we needed," said the founder of the bankrupt "Life of Pi" VFX house.

‘Rhythm & Hues: Life After Pi’ Documentary Trailer Released (Video)

One year since Rhythm & Hues filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy shortly before its work on 'Life of Pi' won a VFX Oscar, a documentary is set to be released.

German VFX Company CinePostproduction Files for Bankruptcy

The insolvency of the Munich-based outfit follows the bankruptcies of giants like Digital Domain and Rhythm & Hues.

Comic-Con: Rhythm & Hues Options ‘Chastity’ Comic Book (Exclusive)

The visual-effects company is looking to translate the property into a TV show and movie.

New VFX Industry Report Urges Training, Alternative Bidding Model

The whitepaper, created by a working group of industry stakeholders, outlines problems and makes initial recommendations.

NAB: Scott Ross, Scott Squires Headline VFX And Post Gathering

The VFX community has mobilized to address its troubled business model.

Union Seeks to Organize U.K. VFX Workers

A large meeting in London leads to an organizing akin to the one IATSE has been pursuing in the U.S. and Canada.

VFX Houses in Turmoil: How Bad Can It Get?

More closures, layoffs and a fire sale of Rhythm & Hues: One exec tells THR, "You can't just keep tons of people."

Prana Studios’ Winning Bid for Rhythm & Hues Valued at About $17.8 Million

The VFX house says Prana presents the best option, but other parties vigorously object to the dramatic auction process that took several odd turns.