Visualize This: Previs in the Making of Star Trek

Location: Linwood Dunn Theatre, 1313 Vine Street, Hollywood, CA 90028
Description: The Science and Technology Council of The Academy of Motion Pictures presents this event, hosted by STAR TREK producer Damon Lindelof, who takes a look at the use of "pre-viz" effects. Previsualization (previs) in the digital age is an evolving pre-production process that incorporates 3D animation tools and virtual environments, enabling filmmakers to fully explore their creative visions by creating visual references for complicated film shots and sequences long before production begins.

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Up From the Vaults: Classic Movie Images

Dates: September 16 through December 22
Location: Samuel Goldwyn Theater, 8949 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA
Description: The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences presents 85 years worth of images culled from the photo lab at Warner Brothers Studios, including images from A CLOCKWORK ORANGE, THE EXORCIST, THE MATRIX, and BATMAN BEGINS,

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A Monstrous Centennial: Universal's Legacy of Horror

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the Halloween season with this tribute to the 100th Anniversary of Universal Studios, the production company that launched the first great wave of Hollywood horror movies back in the 1930s, with Dracula, Frankenstein & more.

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