Behind some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters including The Hunger Games, X-Men
and The Great Gatsby
, is Adelaide visual effects company, Rising Sun Pictures
, winner of last year’s Design Strategy Award at the 2017 Business SA Export Awards. The award is one of two design gongs up for grabs at this year’s Export Awards.
Over a cleansing ale on a Chesterfield at the cosy Rising Sun Inn at Kensington more than 20 years ago, three friends came up with the idea to form a visual effects company which would go on to create scenes for some of the world’s most popular movies.
Rising Sun Pictures, based in the city, has created visual effects for movies including the Harry Potter
franchise, Batman Begins
, The Hunger Games
trilogy and Logan
, along with television series such as Game of Thrones
Rising Sun Pictures won the 2017 Design for Export Awards’ Design Strategy Award, which recognises outstanding design strategy for the export market.
If design is a key strategy for exporting your products or services - apply now for the Business SA Design for Export Awards, a joint initiative with Good Design Australia
as part of our 2018 Export Awards event.
There are two awards up for grabs – Best Product & Service Design and Best Design Strategy.
to apply or find out more.