The Quebec-based company Hybride, which has specialized in digital visual effects for 30 years, received an award in the category Best visual effects in a series or in a film at the Creative Arts Emmy in Los Angeles on Sunday.
It was also one of 14 trophies awarded in the second season of the popular series. The Mandalorian, an extension of the Star Wars universe broadcast on Disney +.
“We are so grateful to be a part of this incredible adventure,” said Hybride Creative Vice President and Special Effects Supervisor Joseph Kasparian. We are honored by the trust placed in us by Lucasfilm and we feel particularly privileged to have had the chance to showcase the expertise and know-how of our teams in creating the most watched show of all services streaming ».
In all, Hybride delivered 833 special effects shots for this second season of The Mandalorian. And almost all of it was done remotely, by telecommuting.
“We are really proud of the work done on The Mandalorian and we would like to thank our talented team for their dedication, and their insatiable desire to always strive to surpass themselves, ”added Joseph Kasparian.
The Creative Arts Emmy, which recognizes Outstanding Technical Achievement in Television, took place on Sunday, one week before the Emmy gala to be held on September 19 in Los Angeles.