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Visual Effects Society Announces Winners at 3rd Annual VES Awards(2)

The Visual Effects Society (VES), the entertainment industry’s only society of visual effects professionals, celebrated the best visual effects artistry in film, television, commercial, music videos and games at tonight’s

3rd Annual VES Awards

recognizing outstanding visual effects in 19 categories.

Robert Zemeckis was honored with the VES Lifetime Achievement

Award for his enormous contributions to the visual effects industry and to filmmaking as a whole. The honor was presented to him by Academy Award winning visual effects artist Ken Ralston and long-time friend and collaborator Tom Hanks. Robert Abel was honored

posthumously with the Georges Melies Award for his contributions to the visual effects industry and Don Shay received the Board of Directors Award for illuminating the field of visual effects through his role as publisher of Cinefex. The ceremony was presided over by VES Executive Director Eric Roth.

OUTSTANDING CREATED ENVIRONMENT IN A LIVE ACTION

BROADCAST PROGRAM

SPARTACUS – OPENING

Eric Grenaudier

Anthony Ocampo

Cedric Tomacruz

Michael Cook

OUTSTANDING CREATED ENVIRONMENT IN A LIVE ACTION

MOTION PICTURE

SPIDERMAN-2 – NYC STREET, NIGHT

Dan Abrams

David Emery

Andrew Nawrot

John Hart

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A BROADCAST

PROGRAM

LOST, PILOT – PART 2

Kevin Blank

Mitch Suskin

Benoit Girard

Jerome Morin

OUTSTANDING VISUALS IN A VIDEO GAME

HALF-LIFE 2

Viktor Antonov

Randy Lundeen

Gary McTaggart

Dhabih Eng

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL EFFECTS IN SERVICE TO VISUAL

EFFECTS IN A MOTION PICTURE

THE AVIATOR

Robert Spurlock

Richard Stutsman

Matthew Gratzner

R. Bruce Steinheimer

OUTSTANDING MODELS AND MINATURES IN A MOTION PICTURE

THE AVIATOR – XF11 CRASH

Matthew Gratzner

Scott Schneider

Adam Gelbart

Leigh-Alexandra Jacob

OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A MUSIC VIDEO

BRITNEY SPEARS – “TOXIC”

Bert Yukich

Chris Watts

OUTSTANDING COMPOSITING IN A BROADCAST PROGRAM, MUSIC

VIDEO OR COMMERCIAL

SPACE ODYSSEY – VOYAGE TO THE PLANETS

George Roper

Christian Manz

Sirio Quintavalle

Pedro Sabrosa

OUTSTANDING COMPOSITING IN A MOTION PICTURE

SPIDER-MAN 2 – TRAIN SEQUENCE

Colin Drobnis

Greg Derochie

Blaine Kennison

Kenny Lam

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ANIMATED CHARACTER IN A

LIVE ACTION BROADCAST PROGRAM

STEPHEN KING’S KINGDOM HOSPITAL

William de Bosch Kemper

Brian Harder

Patrick Kalyn

Scott Paquin

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ANIMATED CHARACTER IN AN

ANIMATED MOTION PICTURE

THE INCREDIBLES – BOB PARR/MR. INCREDIBLE

Craig T. Nelson

Bill Wise

Bill Sheffler

Bolhem Bouchiba

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ANIMATED CHARACTER IN A

LIVE ACTION MOTION PICTURE

HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN – HIPPOGRIFF

CHARACTER

Michael Eames

David Lomax

Felix Balbas

Pablo Grillo

OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A BROADCAST SERIES

STAR TREK ENTERPRISE – STORM FRONT PART 2

Ronald Moore

Daniel Curry

David Takemura

OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A BROADCAST MINISERIES,

MOVIE OR SPECIAL

VIRTUAL HISTORY – THE SECRET PLOT TO KILL HITLER

Jim Radford

Tom Phillips

Simon Thomas

Loraine Cooper

OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A COMMERCIAL

CITROEN – “ALIVE WITH TECHNOLOGY”

Trevor Cawood

Neill Blomkamp

Simon Van de Lagemaat

Winston Helgason

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR OR ACTRESS IN A

VISUAL EFFECTS FILM

SPIDER-MAN 2

Alfred Molina

BEST SINGLE VISUAL EFFECT OF THE YEAR

THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW – TIDAL WAVE

Karen Goulekas

Mike Chambers

Chris Horvath

Matthew Butler

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A MOTION

PICTURE

THE AVIATOR

Rob Legato

Ron Ames

Matthew Gratzner

Pete Travers

OUTSTANDING VISUAL EFFECTS IN A VISUAL EFFECTS DRIVEN

MOTION PICTURE

HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN

Roger Guyett

Tim Burke

Theresa Corrao

Emma Norton

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