Watch: “Hollywood’s Greatest Trick” A Chronicle of the Abusive and Unsustainable Hollywood VFX Industry
All CEOs & “Businesspeople” are Cunts. I’ve yet to meet one who proved this wrong.
This 24 minute Doc by McClatchy attempts to chronicle the complicated VFX industry problems. The very artists that make blockbuster films possible are some of the most underpaid and underappreciated people in the credits (or sometimes not credited at all).
I would go on forever about this mess, which I do believe in my heart is unfixable, and one of the reasons I count my blessings that I am not directly involved with being a Hollywood vendor. Commercials are much more lucrative and I find the working conditions for the artists much more favorable. I think it will take the total demise of Hollywood and migration to VOD series via Netflix & Amazon to have any hope of change. Anyway, I did say I wouldn’t go on, so give it a watch: