Visual Effects Society Awards 2004

VES Awards 2004

List of Visual Effects Society Awards Nominees and Winners

Honorary Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award: George Lucas

Film

Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Motion Picture: The Last Samurai

Best Single Visual Effect of the Year in any Medium: The Matrix Reloaded - Trailer Top Crash

Outstanding Character Animation in a Live Action Motion Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Outstanding Character Animation in an Animated Motion Picture: Finding Nemo - Speaking Whale

Outstanding Special Effects in Service to Visual Effects in a Motion Picture: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Outstanding Matte Painting in a Motion Picture: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Outstanding Models and Miniatures in a Motion Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Outstanding Visual Effects Photography in a Motion Picture: The Matrix Reloaded - U-Cap Facial Photography

Outstanding Compositing in a Motion Picture: Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Outstanding Performance by a Male or Female Actor in an Effects Film: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Sean Astin

Television

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Television Series: Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Season 7, Episode 22

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Television Miniseries, Movie or Special: Battlestar Galactica

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Commercial: Johnnie Walker - Fish

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Music Video: Missy Elliott - Pass that Dutch

Outstanding Special Effects in Service to Visual Effects in a Televised Program, Music Video or Commercial: Carnivàle - Pilot, Smallville - Insurgence

Outstanding Models and Miniatures in a Televised Program, Music Video or Commercial: Helen of Troy

Outstanding Commpositing in a Televised Program, Music Video or Commercial: Smallville - Accelerate