Monday, 25 March 2013
The wave of protest that was brewing since last year, and has been gaining momentum since. The topic was about unfair state of affairs surrounding the business conditions of visual effects companies and the welfare of visual effects artists. This started off on the internet, in small discussion forums with some key veterans in the industry, who educated the rest of the vfx community about the big picture, giving informed figures the momentum of that discussions launched into action when. Here's a video that does an excellent job of summarising the cause and effect surrounding the current crisis faced by the vfx artists and facilities. Here's the video of the VFX Town Hall on PI Day (3-14-13).