The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) has announced nominees for its 6th Annual Awards, and two of the four nominations in the Best Visual Effects or Animation category recognize work done by Illoura teams – on Game of Thrones “Battle of the Bastards” and Gods of Egypt.
The AACTA Awards are held annually in Sydney in recognition and celebration of Australia’s highest achievements in film and television, as judged by the industry itself.
The Iloura teams – Andrew Hellen, James Whitlam, and Julian Dimsey for Gods and Glenn Melenhorst and Ineke Major for Battle of the Bastards are recognized alongside industry colleagues John Dykstra, Matt Slan, Blondel Aidoo, and Cameron Waldbauer (for X-Men: Apocalypse – Quicksilver Extraction); and Joe Bauer, Steve Kullback, Sam Conway, Hubert Maston, and Anthony Smith (for Game of Thrones “Sept. Wildfire Destruction”).
The winners will be announced at the 6th Annual AACTA Awards presented by Foxtel ceremony on Wednesday, 7 December, in Sydney.