Italian Newspaper Features ICT’s Paul Debevec

June 14, 2011

The Italian publication L’Espresso quoted Paul Debevec, ICT’s associate director for graphics research, and discussed advances in creating digital characters for movies in a story headlined: There’s an Actor in your PC.

“The truth is we’re facing an epic change,” said Debevec, a pioneer of these technologies, who has worked with stars such as Will Smith and Charlize Theron. “We’ve never been so close to capturing the essence of performance; only actors truly skilled in their craft will be successful, at the expense of those who are merely attractive or well-connected.”

The revolution has just begun, or, la rivoluzione e appena cominciata, states the story.

Read the story in Italian.