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

Industrial Light & Magic Presents: The Visual Effects of “Battleship”

Wednesday, 8 August 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall B

A behind-the-scenes look at Peter Berg’s blockbuster sci-fi epic “Battleship”. The ILM production team reviews the film’s various challenges and describes why it was necessary to revamp the studio’s award-winning fluid-simulation system. Also, advances in CG destruction and simulation technology required to accurately depict everything from a resurrected World War II battleship to a fleet of modern-day naval ships, not to mention aliens and their formidable fleet of spacecraft.

Grady Cofer
Visual Effects Supervisors

Doug Smythe
Digital Production Supervisor

Glen McIntosh
Animation Supervisor

Willi Geiger
CG Supervisor
Industrial Light & Magic