[Tig] [Hollywood] Hollywood SMPTE Presents: Jason and the Argonauts, a Special Screening

Bill Hogan billhogan1 at gmail.com
Mon May 20 07:50:47 BST 2013

 For all those in the Los Angeles area please join Hollywood SMPTE this
WEDNESDAY for a special program. Please register below for this FREE

In celebration of the life and accomplishments of legendary special effects
and stop motion animator Ray Harryhausen, The Hollywood Section of the
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers respectfully invites you
to a special evening presentation and screening celebrating the 1963
Columbia Pictures Release, *Jason and the Argonauts*.
 *When: Wednesday Evening May 22, 2013*
*Doors open at 6:00pm, Pre-show begins at 6:15pm*
*Introduction to Ray Harryhausen’s work, and the Movie begins at 7:30pm*

Where: The Linwood Dunn Theatre, Hollywood
1313 North Vine Street
Hollywood, CA 90038

Parking: Free gated parking is located behind the theatre.
 Admission is Free, But an RSVP is requested.  Please register at:*
 Doors open at 6:00pm with light refreshments in the lobby

 See a special live demonstration pre-show of state of the art virtual live
set and character motion capture, staged by Containment Field VFX, in
conjunction with the “LightCraft Previzion virtual studio system”, for a
special inside look at how today’s technology can assist the planning of
visual effects that combine computer generated imagery and characters with
live performances
 Visual Effects and Animation Supervisor Randy Cook will introduce the
feature with a discussion about Ray Harryhausen and the challenges of
creating stop motion animation.

Introduction and* Jason and The Argonauts* screening
(Picture running time 104 minutes)

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