HENRIK FETT, vfx-supervisor LOOK Effects
Henrik is highly-accomplished in live-action production, 3D animation and digital post production. He supervises digital effects production both on-set and in post production.
At LOOK, Henrik has overseen projects including Black Swan (Fox Searchlight) for which he was nominated for a BAFTA, Just Wright (Fox Searchlight), Bedtime Stories (Disney), Yes Man (Warner Bros), The Mist (Weinstein Co), Fools Gold (Warner Bros.), The Darjeeling Limited (Disney) Untraceable (Lakeshore) and “Lost” (Touchstone Television.) He has also put in ‘time on the box’ as lead animator on commercial and feature film projects.
Henrik has served as an Advisor to Gnomon School of Visual Effects. Prior to joining LOOK, Henrik worked in project development at International Creative Effects. A native of Mannheim, Germany, he is a graduate of the University of Heidelberg. Henrik began his career as an editor with credits on documentaries, motion picture trailers and commercials.
Black Swan and Limitless: Using Visual Effects to Tell a Story
Movie goers who have seen Black Swan and Limitless probably would not consider either film a visual effects film. But neither story could have been told without the use of subtle, seamless digital effects. LOOK Effects created a variety of apparent and invisible effects to bring to the screen the individual, unique vision of each film’s director. Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Henrik Fett will take us “behind the curtain” to discuss the planning and execution that went into creating the stunning effects for both films.
The Business of Visual Effects: LOOK Effects, a Case Study
Visual effects is an exciting industry in which to work, but a tough one in which to survive. Using the history of LA-based effects house, LOOK Effects, Principal and Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Henrik Fett will talk about how LOOK grew from five guys sub-letting space from a post house to a well-respected company with locations in three major production hubs: Los Angeles, New York and Vancouver. Fett will illustrate the decisions that he and his partners made at important crossroads in the company’s growth that have allowed LOOK to prosper and have brought the facility award-winning film and broadcast projects.