VFX Supervisor at Mokko StudioMontréal, Québec, Canada
// Bio: Sébastien Dostie is a Visual Effects Supervisor with a 15 year history in the world of film and television. In 2003, he was nominated for Best Visual effects by the VES society, for his work on the Discovery Channel’s “Dinosaur Planet”. He has worked on several award-winning TV projects. Some of the feature films he’s overseen include: Predators, The Final Destination, The Horde, Shorts, Catwoman and Exorcist The Beginning. He has supervised digital effects and greenscreen work divided over several vendors, as he did on Grand Star - a Canadian-French coproduction - and he’s also consulted as Director on the initial design of visual effects, as he did for How William Shatner Changed The World and Planet Of The Ants. In 2007, Dostie joined the prestigious Ubisoft Digital Arts team, in their endeavour to make films based on successful video game franchises. After many collaborations on demos and shorts, Assassins Creed Lineage was released in fall 2009 to widespread acclaim. In fall 2010, Sébastien founded the visual group at Boogie Studio, a well respected visionnary post-house in Montréal. Sébastien Dostie is a member of The Visual Effects Society and is currently based in Montréal with his wife, son and daughter. // Goal(s): Seeking a collaborative environment where story reigns with an emphasis on surpassing the expected with a mix of vision and two drops of fun. Specialties: - VFX Supervision | set & studio - VFX Shot Design - VFX Script Breakdown - VFX Budgeting - VFX Pipeline Design and planning
Opportunities I've postedNone at the moment.
The Last Stand (2013)
White House Down (2013)
• Collaborate closely with the Producers, Directors, DoP, Head-of-story and Production Designers on creative, technical, budgetary and schedule needs.
• Analyse and Breakdown scripts
• Design Shots Creatively and Technically
• Supervise visual effects both on-set and in-studio
• Develop Strategic Business Opportunities
Responsible for artistic direction, look development, pipeline design, on-set and shot supervision on various features and stereoscopic films.
Projects included : Predators, Assassin’s Creed Lineage, La Horde, The Final Destination, Shorts, Seizure, Abstergo.
- Shot design
- Set Supervision
- Studio Supervision
~ 26 X 23' HD episodes
~ Shot design
~ On-set supervision
~ In-studio supervision
- Story Development
- Shot Design
- Art Direction
- Visual f/x design
Official selection – Int'l Fest of Cinema and Technology 2007
Official selection – Puerto Rico International Short Film Festival 2007
Official selection – RES Fest: Quebec Gold 2006
Official selection – Festival International du Cinéma en Abitibi-Témiscamingue 2006
Watch the film here: http://vimeo.com/9484580
In charge of script breakdown, shot design with storyboard artist, live-action direction, supervision of practical and puppet effects, look development of CG creatures, rigging and animation, lighting and compositing.
Projects included: Catwoman, Exorcist: the beginning, Flight of the Phoenix, Dinosaur Planet, Before we ruled the earth, What Killed the Mega Beasts, The Real Eve, Walking with Prehistoric Beasts, In Search of the USS Indianapolis, Captain Kidd, When Dinosaurs Roamed America.
Layout - Animation