Visual Effects Artists Behind The Hobbit Picketing the Oscars [VIDEO]
Mar 03, 2014 11:18
In 2013 the studio responsible for the crazy CGI tiger in Life of Pi won the Oscar for best visual effects just 11 days after declaring bankruptcy. It pains a larger problem that is happening in the VFX industry. Artists and animators behind The Desolation of Smaug are also picketing the Academy Awards tonight.
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