Manikandan Sathyabalan, An Electronic Engineer turned VFX professional, He’d begun his journey with the SONY IMAGEWORKS as a Roto Artist in 2006. He exits from the MPC as a Senior Compositor in the 2013 to pursue his career by his own. He has credited for the Academy award movie ‘Life of Pi’ and 300-Rise of Empire, Sky Fall, Harry Potter (2011), Pirates of Caribbean, Fast Five and many more Uncredited block busters. In the Humble beginning as an Independent Artist, he has positioned himself as a VFX onsultant, VFX Producer & VFX Supervisor. He gradually scaled up his team size and position the ‘Screen Artz’ in the right way to serve the clients around the world. Also,He wore few feathers in his hat, Melbourne Independent film festival and Virgin Film festival has chosen him as a Best Visual Effects Supervisor for the movie – Occupants
With over 16 years of experience, More than a decade he worked in the ‘Film Restoration’ industry. Involving and Leading the Restoration team for the Spectacular movies like… LAWRENCE OF ARABIA,BEN-HUR. Worked in more than 500 plus movies. He has a great exposure in the Production management and Client relationship. In his earlier stages, He is credited for his VFX works in the Domestic movies YOGI, SABARI, SANTHOSH SUBRAMANIYAM, KO and ENTHIRAN.
Head of Operations
He frequently known as Somuji, in the industry. As a junior of Manikandan Sathyabalan, He learned more from him. While Mani searching for the Leader for his Growing Team, he becoming a Trustful partner of him. His contributions for the movies from Iron Man (2008) peaks his works in the industry. A Fine allrounder, He is handling the Production and Operation of the Screen Artz.
Over his 13 years of experience in the visual effects field, he has managed sizable teams of visual effects artists on various projects while working for some of the leading firms, including MPC and DNEG.Worked on over 500 movies and more. In addition to his xpertise in managing production, he is also skilled at interacting with clients. An early highlight of his career was his visual effects work for the universal films like Life of pi, Passengers, Dark Shadows, The Jungle Book, X-Men: Apocalypse and etc.
Using the most advanced technical programs, Ram is an exceptionally creative Visual Effects Artist with an extensive background in innovative digital projects and animation. Working for some of the top firms, including MPC and DNEG, he managed large teams of visual effects artists during his 13-year career in the visual effects field. Throughout his work on various projects, he emphasizes details and the commitment to succeed