The awards for the other people in Hollywood who matter: engineers
By Jen Trolio
Posted 03.06.2006 at 3:00 am 0 Comments
For one night a year, the brightest stars in Hollywood aren´t spoiled starlets or megalomanaical directors. They are the scientists and engineers who create the technology that underlies all of modern filmmaking. On February 18, the Academy presented the 78th Annual Scientific and Engineering Awards to these worthy inventors. Here, a look at the winners.
Winners: Laurie Frost, Peter Hannan and Richard Loncraine, Shepperton Film Studios
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