Mr.X Advances in VFX Oscar Race

The 10 films that advanced to the VFX Oscar Bakeoff were announced yesterday:

  • Alien: Covenant
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Dunkirk
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • Kong: Skull Island
  • Okja
  • The Shape of Water
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
  • War for the Planet of the Apes

The Shape of Water, with VFX by Mr. X Inc, was included in the list.  The Bakeoff takes place on January 6, Oscar nominations will be announced on January 23rd.

Wonder Woman (with VFX by Pixomondo) and Logan (with VFX by Soho VFX) were on the list of 20 but did not advance to the Bakeoff.

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