Alt.vfx takes top award at Australian Effects and Animation Festival Awards in VFX category for Toohey's Extra Dry 'Nocturnal Migration'

Thumbnail image for Screen shot 2012-05-26 at 9.23.47 AM.jpgBrisbane-based Alt.vfx took out the top award at the Australian Effects and Animation Festival Awards in the VFX category.

Alt.vfx  was the winner in 'Commercials- VFX', the Festival's largest category this year, with its BMF, Exit Films collaboration 'Nocturnal Migration' for Toohey's Extra Dry.
Screen shot 2012-07-29 at 4.13.31 PM.jpg"It's the gift that keeps on giving," says Colin Renshaw, co-founder and VFX Supervisor of Alt.vfx. "We have had a stellar awards season. We have had a stellar first year. For a new company it's great to see our attitude and approach paying dividends. It's all about fearlessness. We will sail into the eye of the storm if the idea warrants it."

"We are proud of the fact that in our first year we are doing work of this calibre and competing with the best in the world," says Takeshi Takada (left), co-founder and Executive Producer at Alt. "It's a great showcase for Brisbane and the great talent we have here."

"Nocturnal" has won Silver and Bronze Cannes Lions, Gold at ADFEST, a Silver Clio, a Gold Mobius, gold at NXT Stage in LA, a Bronze at the New York Festivals Awards and two Silver AWARD Awards.

"Yes, all these awards are nice," says Renshaw. "I just hope it wasn't a fluke."

2 Comments

Ralphie said:

Fantastic guys! A massive congrats to a seriously talented bunch of people.

Shane said:

Nice one guys.

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