The Mill L.A. has made three new senior appointments. Stephen
Venning joins as executive producer/new business, having spent the
past ten years as an executive producer at The Mill London where
projects included this year's Nike Cannes Grand Prix-winning 'Write
the Future'. He will head up the company's newly formed Design and
Creative Direction arm. Tim Davies joins as a VFX supervisor/lead
flame artist. He has worked on staff at shops such as Digital
Pictures Sydney and more recently, Asylum Visual Effects, where he
helped to develop its commercials division. LaRue Anderson joins as
producer, Telecine, producing all projects for the office's new
Telecine division headed up by colorist Adam Scott. She has
previously worked in posts including freelance head of Post
Production at both Arcade Edit and @radical.media L.A. She also
spent six years on staff at Outpost Digital Editorial.
Montreal-based audio and VFX house Boogie Studio has made a series of new hires, all joining from Technicolor Montreal. The team now include's producer/business development manager Patrice Cormier, online assistant/color artist Cristel Bergeron and online editor and visual effects artist Cadie Desmeules-Desbiens, all formerly with Technicolor Montreal's commercial/VFX division, as well as colorist Gary Chuntz. Chuntz was senior colorist at The Moving Picture Company in London and at Command Post/Toybox in Toronto and was a co-founder of Notch, one of Canada's first boutique post houses, before serving as senior colorist at Technicolor Montreal.