Home › Forums › Creative Content › Ballyer worked on Avatar This topic has 10 replies, 8 voices, and was last updated 11 years, 4 months ago by Aphra K. Viewing 10 reply threads Author Posts February 2, 2010 at 5:42 pm #7596 AnonymousInactive Richard Baneham is an Irish animator trained in Ballyfermot Art College. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Baneham Impressive. Up for an oscar no less. Should have been invited to that recent film festival no? Heads up for next year. :) February 2, 2010 at 6:53 pm #45238 AnonymousInactive Aye I heard of this guy before on creativeireland.ie, he has quite a track record, surprised there isnt more coverage of him in the newspapers February 3, 2010 at 2:25 pm #45244 AnonymousInactive I believe he is interviewed during the making of LOTR. In the extended edition. He has some CV. Looks good. February 3, 2010 at 4:21 pm #45248 AnonymousInactive Cant remember that, will have to have a look for him next time I watch them! February 4, 2010 at 9:56 am #45252 AnonymousInactive He’s also a bloody nice bloke, he spoke at an Autodesk yoke in Dublin a few years back. A sound fella, hung around the bar afterwards answering questions and all. February 6, 2010 at 10:34 am #45266 AnonymousInactive Yep he’s been around years. He’s the ginger fella with the ballier accent that features alot during the Two Towers making of’s if I’m not mistaken. February 22, 2010 at 9:08 am #45349 AnonymousInactive BAFTA win: Richard Baneham, from Tallaght in Dublin, and three of his colleagues, Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum and Andrew R Jones, won the Special Visual Effects award for ‘Avatar’. February 22, 2010 at 3:52 pm #45351 Aphra KKeymaster great news… now for the Oscars.. http://oscar.go.com/nominations/nominees/avatar/3479 Aphra. February 22, 2010 at 4:07 pm #45352 AnonymousInactive Don’t forget "The Secret of Kells" http://oscar.go.com/nominations/nominees/the-secret-of-kells/2879 February 23, 2010 at 10:04 am #45358 AnonymousInactive Had a talk from him while studying animation a few hears ago. Remember him saying he was passing up King Kong for the The Chronicles of Narnia. Very interesting guy. He was on Larry king with Cameron recently. The clip is on youtube me thinks. February 23, 2010 at 11:23 am #45360 Aphra KKeymaster well it is the week of talks….the BAFTA winner and co are talking in Ballyfermot tomorrow, Wed night. See under news.. Looks like a great line up – Aphra. Author Posts Viewing 10 reply threads The forum ‘Creative Content’ is closed to new topics and replies.