Prime Focus London is not closing – the VFX offering of Prime Focus in London will trade under the Double Negative name, and Prime Focus World’s stereo conversion and animation offerings will continue to trade in London under the Prime Focus World name.
And Double Negative will open an office in Vancouver.
The new VFX business, which will trade under the ‘Double Negative’ brand, will be led by DNeg’s current management team of Alex Hope (Managing Director) and Matthew Holben (CEO). In addition to the existing creative talent at its London and Singapore facilities, Double Negative will be opening in Vancouver by bringing key talent and technology besides having complete access to all production and technology infrastructure in India.
The complete press release is available here.
© Vincent Frei – The Art of VFX – 2014