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The compelling biopic 12 Years a Slave has won the Academy Award’s top honor as Best Picture of 2013, marking it as a film that will stand the test of time. Nominated in nine categories, the film was the talk of the show as it also won Best Adapted Screenplay for John Ridley and Best Supporting Actress for Lupita Nyong’o. Based on a book first published in 1853 by Solomon Northup, the true story follows an African-American violinist in New York as he’s tricked, kidnapped and forced into slavery in Louisiana. The book has had a major boost in sales as a result of the film taking home a Best Picture statuette — it jumped from number 326 on Amazon to 19 immediately after the Oscar ceremony.Read more...
For today’s filmmakers, visual effects (or VFX) have become a fundamental component of the storytelling process. Productions are expected to push the envelope visually to create amazing yet realistic-looking scenarios that would be too dangerous, expensive, impractical or simply impossible to shoot in real environments. As a result, both the industry and the technology needed for top-quality VFX have quickly evolved.Read more...
AFCI Locations Trade Show
March 27-29, 2014
Hyatt Regency Plaza
Los Angeles, CA
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Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV
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