ABOUT MELANCHOLY STAR
Melancholy Star is a newly emergent boutique VFX, Art & Film Studio, based in London.
We provide a range of services in-house to fulfill your project needs:
CG Services/Visual Effects including VFX Supervision on Set, Animation (Computer), Computer Graphics, Credits/ Idents/Titles, Design, Digital Matte Painting, Picture Manipulation, Camera Tracking, Green Screen Removal, Set Extension, CG Pyrotechnics, Digital Props, Digital Creatures, 3D Environments
Production/Creative Services including Storyboards, Concept Art, Production Design, Prop Design, Stand-by Art Direction, Pitch/Promotional Art
Meet the Team
The company is the vision of director/VFX artist Konstantinos Koutsoliotas & designer Elizabeth E. Schuch: a creative studio providing top quality VFX, uniquely styled art services, and producing highly visual films - always with an intense passion for aesthetic quality. The beautiful, the fantastical, and the eccentric are always in the forefront of our imaginations, and we foster a creative environment that thrives on collaboration.
Officially founding the company in 2011, the dynamic duo have been working together since 2004, on projects spanning commercials, titles, 2D-3D shadow play backgrounds for films, live circus design, music videos, theatre projection, scripts, and other adventures. Both trained in CGI at the Glasgow School of Art, Kostas comes from a traditional arts background, and Elizabeth from theatre design.
Using our network of brilliant freelance animators and associates in music, circus, and theatre, we can provide powerful artistic backing to Film & VFX projects. Kostas’ Greek heritage has given company a vested interest in the stories and cinema of Europe, growing stronger with our first Greek feature film production underway.
Director, VFX Supervisor
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Elizabeth E. Schuch
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