Christopher Nolan to Receive Visionary Award from Visual Effects Society

by Sophia Savage
November 17, 2010 6:26 AM
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Christopher Nolan is to receive the Visual Effects Society's inaugural Visionary Award at their Awards night on January 28, 2011, in recognition of his unique and consistent use of "the art and science of visual effects to foster imagination and ignite future discoveries by way of artistry, invention and groundbreaking work," according to the VES.

Nolan's films, from Memento and The Prestige to The Dark Knight and Inception, have helped to "tell complex and astonishing stories that change the way we think about the world around us," says VES Awards Committee chair Jeffrey A. Okun. "His body of work inspires and he continues to push the envelope both technically and in storytelling. Given the amazing work he’s already created in such a short span of time, he is absolutely the best person to receive our inaugural Visionary Award."

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1 Comment

  • Arselio | February 26, 2011 6:26 AMReply

    Dear Dir. Christopher Nolan,

    I want to be an Actor. I am cute and emotional guy. I am good in acting, drama and action. I have many looks in 3d characters, like bumblebee, hulk, chucky, predators and terry in batman beyond.

    This is my video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fyjk8lRSv1o
    email me sed_dream@yahoo.com

    Thanks,

    Arselio

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