Conference 5–9 August 2012
Exhibition 7–9 August 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

Assembling the VFX for Marvel’s “The Avengers”

Monday, 6 August 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Los Angeles Convention Center, South Hall K

Leaders of the visual effects teams from Industrial Light & Magic and Weta Digital will discuss the unique effects challenges that this blockbuster film presented and how the studios broke new ground with their respective approaches to creating the seamless effects work. From the epic Mountain Battle between Iron Man and Thor and the climatic alien invasion of Manhattan to bringing the Hulk to life, the supervisors will detail what worked, what didn’t and the complexities involved in bringing "The Avengers" to the big screen.

Image Credit: Marvel's "The Avengers"still photo courtesy of Marvel Studios. TM & © 2012 Marvel & Subs. www.marvel.com

Victoria Alonso
Executive Producer and Executive Vice President of Visual Effects & Post Production
Marvel Studios

Jeff White
Visual Effects Supervisor
Industrial Light & Magic

Guy Williams
Visual Effects Supervisor
Weta Digital

Marc Chu
Animation Supervisor
Industrial Light & Magic

Aaron Gilman
Animation Supervisor
Weta Digital