Congratulations to DAE Alumnus Yahia Erraddahi and to MPC’s 1917 VFX team in Montreal, LA, Bangalore and London! 2020 Oscar winners for Visual Effects of 1917.
Yahia worked as a CFX (Character/Creature FX) artist on 1917 at MPC, Montreal. He is extremely proud and grateful to have had the opportunity to work on this amazing movie with a great team!
During the 92nd Academy Awards Ceremony '1917' won 3 Oscars for Best Visual Effects, Best Cinematography and Best Sound Mixing.
The movie was nominated for a total of 10 Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Music Score, Best Makeup and Hairstyling, Best Original Screenplay, Best Production Design and Best Sound Editing.
The movie is made as an one-shot or continuous-shot feature film. It is a full-length movie filmed in one long take by a single camera, or manufactured to give the impression of it.
Awesome work, Yahia! To many more great titles and awards!