Emmy Award winning visual effects
supervisor, author, artist and teacher
Eran’s career in visual effects started with a fascination for creating 3D natural scenery. Through his early works he became well known as a Vue expert and innovator. He then joined ILM Singapore where he created visual effects for films such as Iron Man, Star Trek, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, and Terminator Salvation.
After moving to New York, Eran worked at Framestore NY on Salt and Clash of the Titans, and then Joined Brainstorm Digital, where he has been senior VFX supervisor since 2011. In this capacity Eran won a Primetime Emmy Award (Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting role, Boardwalk Empire), and two Visual Effects Society Awards (Outstanding Compositing and Outstanding Modeling in a Broadcast Program, Boardwalk Empire).
Eran has been leading the Brainstorm team on numerous film and TV projects, including The Wolf of Wall Street, Boardwalk Empire, The Greatest Showman, Wonder Wheel, Cafe Society, The Lost City of Z, Triple Nine, The Men Who Built America, Sons of Liberty, Delivery Man, The Heat, and The Immigrant.
Eran's book, The Filmmaker's Guide to Visual Effects, was published by Routledge/Focal on April 2017. It is a practical, detailed guide to visual effects for directors, producers, editors, cinematographers and other films professionals, as well as film and VFX students.
Eran is passionate about teaching, learning and sharing knowledge. He is an adjunct professor at the School of Visual Arts, has created several online courses at fxphd, and presented at various international conferences such as Siggraph, NAB, Fesmak and Mundos Digitales.