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"The Animation Project"

"The Animation Project"

The Animation Project (TAP) nurtures the social, emotional and cognitive growth of at-risk youth, using digital art technology as a therapeutic medium and a workforce development tool - which is why we were ecstatic to host TAP interns at Blue Sky!

During their visit, they got a rundown of our CGI process and pipeline, a tour of the studio, and the opportunity to discuss career ...


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Technology Blog: A Letter From Hank Driskill, CTOBlue Sky at 2018 Siggraph Conference

Technology Blog: A Letter From Hank Driskill, CTO

On August 11th, a day after Blue Sky announced its premier membership to the ASWF, and a day before this year's SIGGRAPH Conference, the studio released its first ever Technology Blog to further commit itself to open source in-house technology. The first post, "A Convergence of Unselfish Concerns," written by Chief Technology Officer Hank Driskill, drives home Blue Sky's new philosophy and ...


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Blue Sky Announces ASWF Membership

Blue Sky Announces ASWF Membership

As a founding member, Blue Sky is proud to announce alongside The Academy and The Linux Foundation its commitment to the Academy Software Foundation, accelerating the use of open source in motion pictures and the broader film and media industry.

For the full press release please visit The Academy Software Foundation Website and Variety.

“If we raise the bar of the whole industry then ...


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Congratulations Annecy Film Festival Scavenger Hunt Winners!

Congratulations Annecy Film Festival Scavenger Hunt Winners!

Congratulations to our five winners who completed the Blue Sky "Spies in Disguise" scavenger hunt at this year's Annecy International Film Festial!

Following the "Spies in Disguise" presentation, Blue Sky distributed gadget-y pens that held a treasure hunt list in its center. The first five participants to complete the hunt by posting a picture of each task to social media won a special gadget ...


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BLUE SKY AT 2018 ANNECY FILM FESTIVAL

BLUE SKY AT 2018 ANNECY FILM FESTIVAL

Monday June 11

 

Screening of Ferdinand

11:30-1:20p in Cinéma Pathé

 

Women in Animation & LFA: What 50/50 Means to Allies

Blue Sky Studios Ferdinand Director, Carlos Saldanha

2:00-3:00p in L'Impérial Palace - Salle de l'Europe

 

Women in Animation & LFA: Developing Diverse Talent

Fox Animation Co-President , Andrea Miloro

3:45-4:45p in L'Impérial Palace - Salle de l'Europe

 

"The Making of Ferdinand"

Introduction by Fox ...


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Story Study with Robert McKee!

Story Study with Robert McKee!

This week, the Blue Sky Studios directors and development team ventured into Manhattan for three days of intensive story study with the world-famous Robert McKee!


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