Thu, 22 May 2014 15:49:25 GMT
MPC are delighted to announce the appointment of renowned VFX Supervisors Diarmid Harrison-Murray and Jon Park to the London studio - both of whom also bring accomplished directing experience.
Diarmid is a significant figure in the VFX industry and joins MPC from Framestore, where he was Head of 3D Commercials. His portfolio of work includes the iconic James Bond ‘Skyfall’ title sequence, Coca-Cola ‘Siege,’ Lux ‘Neon Girl,’ Pepsi ‘Crowd Surfing’ and a mind blowing game trailer for DJ Hero. Diarmid is also a talented Director, having most recently produced the charming fully CG commercial for Three Mobile, ‘The Big Fish.’
As well as a distinguished VFX Supervisor, Jon Park is also one half of innovative directing duo White Rabbit - with his creative partner Grant White already a familiar face in the MPC studio.
The duo direct animation, CG and live action, and have worked on a succession of acclaimed film projects for clients including Daft Punk, The Horrors and Nokia.
MD Graham Bird said of the hires ‘We are delighted to welcome Diarmid and Jon to the team. Both are outstanding artists who are well placed to strengthen MPC’s VFX and directing talent. Jon has worked with MPC’s Motion Design studio in the past, directing a short film for the Daft Punk album launch at the Shard last year and it was clear he was a perfect fit for the team. Diarmid is renowned in the industry, working with high-profile directors on cutting-edge projects- needless to say we are thrilled that he is part of the team and there are already some exciting projects on the horizon.’view more - Hires, Wins & Business
Genres: PeopleMPC London, Thu, 22 May 2014 15:49:25 GMT