'2.0' and 'Baahubali' fame VFX veteran Shrinivas Mohan joins Oscars - AnimationXpress

July 3-2019
‘2.0’ and ‘Baahubali’ fame VFX veteran Shrinivas Mohan joins Oscars

The Oscars Awards are known as one of the most significant events of World Cinema, as fans of cinema wait with anticipation to see the winners. Keeping in mind the recent criticism, The Academy has decided to diversify its approach in selecting jury members.

The recent addition from India, more accurately Tamil cinema is Srinivas Mohan, the visual effects supervisor of big-budget sagas like director Shankar’s 2.0 and the SS Rajamouli-helmed period fantasy Baahubali.

Visual Effects

Srinivas Mohan who has worked in the Tamil and Telugu film industries will be a part of the jury in the category of visual effects. The VFX artist is known for his pathbreaking special effects work in films like Sivaji, Endhiran and the Baahubali series. This induction has indeed been a proud moment for Indian cinema.

Aside from Srinivas, screenwriter and filmmaker, Anurag Kashyap, well known for his performance in Imaikka Nodigal will be joining this jury.