Visual Effects Society Awards 2015

Date
Wednesday, 4th February, 2015

Host

visual Effects Society Awards 2015
Location
Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA
Edition
13th

Time

Network

Schedule

Period of Eligibility for Entries January1 – December31, 2014
Rules & Procedures Posted August25, 2014
Submissions Open October6, 2014
Upload Viewing Materials November10 – 21, 2014
Submission Deadline November21, 2014
13thAnnual VES Awards Gala February 4, 2015

Visual Effects Society Awards 2015 Nominees & Winners

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Interstellar
  • Maleficent
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Divergent
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Imitation Game
  • Unbroken

Outstanding Animation in an Animated Feature Motion Picture

  • Big Hero 6
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • Rio 2
  • The Boxtrolls
  • The Lego Movie

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Photoreal/Live Action Broadcast Program

  • Constantine; A Feast of Friends
  • Game of Thrones; The Children
  • Hemlock Grove
  • Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  • The Flash

Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Photoreal/Live Action Broadcast Program

  • American Horror Story; Freak Show; Edward Mordrake, Part 2
  • Black Sails, Episode 1
  • Crossbones
  • Penny Dreadful; Séance
  • Ripper Street; Whitechapel Terminus

Outstanding Real-Time Visuals in a Video Game

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • inFAMOUS: Second Son
  • Sunset Overdrive

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Commercial

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare; Discover Your Power
  • Destiny; Become Legend
  • ESA; Ambition
  • General Electric; Childlike Imagination
  • SSE; Maya

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Special Venue Project

  • Hubei in the Air
  • Ratatouille: L’Aventure Totalement Toquée de Rémy
  • Star Journey
  • The Hogwarts Express
  • The Lost Temple

Outstanding Performance of an Animated Character in a Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes; Caesar
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes; Koba
  • Guardians of the Galaxy; Rocket
  • Maleficent; Thistlewit

Outstanding Animated Character in an Animated Feature Motion Picture

  • Big Hero 6; Baymax
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2; Hiccup
  • Rio 2; Gabi
  • The Boxtrolls; Archibald Snatcher

Outstanding Performance of an Animated Character in a Commercial, Broadcast Program, or Video Game

  • Freesat Freetime; Sheldon
  • Game of Thrones; Drogon
  • John Lewis; Monty the Penguin
  • SSE; Maya

Outstanding Created Environment in a Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier; Triskelion Headquarters
  • Interstellar; Tesseract
  • Lucy; Times Square
  • Noah; Antediluvian Earth

Outstanding Created Environment in an Animated Feature Motion Picture

  • Big Hero 6; Into the Portal
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2; Oasis
  • The Book of Life; Magical Land of the Remembered
  • The Boxtrolls; Boxtroll Cavern

Outstanding Created Environment in a Commercial, Broadcast Program, or Video Game

  • Coca-Cola; Snowy Forest
  • Game of Thrones; Braavos Establisher
  • Penny Dreadful; Séance
  • War Thunder; Battlefield

Outstanding Virtual Cinematography in a Photoreal/Live Action Motion Media Project

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Edge of Tomorrow; Beach and Paris Attacks
  • Interstellar; Tesseract
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past; Kitchen Scene

Outstanding Models in any Motion Media Project

  • Big Hero 6; City of San Fransokyo
  • The Boxtrolls; Mecha-Drill
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies; Laketown
  • Transformers: Age of Extinction; Knightship

Outstanding Effects Simulations in a Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier; Helicarrier Broadside and Crash
  • Edge of Tomorrow; Destruction and Sand
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past; Quicksilver Pentagon Kitchen

Outstanding Effects Simulations in an Animated Feature Motion Picture

  • Big Hero 6
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2; The Battle
  • The Boxtrolls
  • The Lego Movie

Outstanding Effects Simulations in a Commercial, Broadcast Program, or Video Game

  • Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
  • DirecTV; Landing
  • SSE; Maya
  • Vikings; Invasion Storm Sequence

Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal/Live Action Feature Motion Picture

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Edge of Tomorrow; Beach
  • Interstellar; Water
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal/Live Action Broadcast Program

  • American Horror Story: Freak Show; Edward Mordrake, Part 2
  • Game of Thrones; Wight Attack
  • Game of Thrones; The Watchers on the Wall
  • The Knick; Abigail's Nose
  • Vikings; Invasion

Outstanding Compositing in a in a Photoreal/Live Action Commercial

  • Destiny Become Legend
  • Kia The Truth
  • Nike Hypervenom "Mirrors ft. Neymar Jr."
  • SSE

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project

  • Deep Dance
  • Dragon Clan
  • Murphy
  • Wrapped