VFX Pros: Home Edition- The Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation
This Thursday, August 27th at 12:00PM (PDT), 3:00PM (EDT) and 8:00PM (BST), fans worldwide can join us for a special episode of VFX Pros: Home Edition – an interactive discussion and show & tell heralding the Ray Harryhausen Centenary. Join Vanessa Harryhausen, John Walsh & Connor Heaney for a Visual Effects Society celebration of Ray’s centenary year and a dive into his incredible archive.
Participation is free for anybody for anybody who would like to register to watch.
100 years after he was born, we pay tribute to the stop-motion special effects pioneer and VES Hall of Fame inductee Ray Harryhausen, his storied filmography and some of the most iconic creatures in movie history, including Cyclops, Medusa, and the skeletal Children of the Hydra’s Teeth. His enormous legacy lives on through The Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation. We will get a glimpse into their collection of more than 50,000 objects and hear personal anecdotes and reflection’s on Ray’s career from a special panel of speakers – all passionate about the preservation and promotion of Ray Harryhausen’s influential and inspiring work.