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Technicolor Plans Culver City Campus After Spinning Off Creative Services

After spinning off its creative services, including its Oscar-winning visual effects business, Technicolor has unveiled plans to open a studio campus facility in Culver City later this year. Technicolor Creative Studios, encompassing the visual effects businesses, including MPC, which worked on the Oscar-winning 1917 and Oscar-nominated The Lion King remake, will occupy 60,000 square feet […]

Technicolor to Spin Off Creative Services, Including VFX Business, Into Separate Firm

Technicolor, the century-old Hollywood company, is spinning off its creative services, including its Oscar-winning visual effects business. The firm said Thursday that it intends to spinoff 65 percent of its Technicolor Creative Studios and will retain 35 percent ownership for itself. Technicolor Creative Studios encompasses its visual effects businesses, which includes MPC, which worked on […]

Technicolor Restructures VFX Company MPC, Names Tom Williams President

Technicolor Creative Studios is bringing together its feature and episodic VFX brands MPC Film, MPC Episodic and MR X under one name, Moving Picture Company (MPC). The combined company will be led by Tom Williams, who assumes the role of president of MPC. Previously, he served as managing director of MPC Episodic. Earlier he held roles as Sky […]

Technicolor Expands Visual Effects Leadership

Technicolor Creative Studios has named Matt Jacobs as VFX / LED supervisor and Nicolas Aithadi as VFX supervisor. Both will oversee VFX production across Technicolor Creative Studios VFX brands including MPC. MPC’s recent and upcoming work includes Cruella, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, the Last Duel and The Little Mermaid. Its work has also included […]

Technicolor Unveils Restructure Plans, Sets Ambitious Goal for Feature Animation (Exclusive)

With the completion of the sale of Technicolor Post to Streamland Media earlier this month, Technicolor has stepped away from its legacy business in color and is proceeding with its next chapter — an intention to make visual effects and animation a central part of its business, including an aggressive plan to potentially double the […]

Technicolor to Shut Down Feature Film Sound Division Amid Restructuring (Exclusive)

Technicolor is shutting down its feature film sound and immersive sound units by the end of the year, after honoring current commitments to clients.

Technicolor’s Visual Effects Rebrand to Be Led by Rachel Matchett

Technicolor has rebranded its VFX offing in its Production Services arm as Technicolor VFX and hired Rachel Matchett to lead the unit.

Technicolor to Build $20M VFX Studio in South Australia’s Adelaide

The studio, which will go under the name Mill Films, aims to employ 500 within five years.

Technicolor’s VFX Unit Mr. X Completes Expansion Into Montreal

It is working on the Netflix miniseries 'Godless.'

Technicolor Launches Virtual and Augmented Reality-Focused Sound Lab

Supervising Sound Editor and Designer Scott Gershin is leading the initiative.

Technicolor Launching Augmented and Virtual Reality Experience Center

Marcie Jastrow will lead the effort as Technicolor's MPC contributes to the 'Suicide Squad' VR project.

NAB: Technicolor, Vubiquity to Unwrap HDR Up-Conversion and TV Distribution Service

“This is about making sure there’s enough high dynamic range content,” says Technicolor exec Mark Turner.