Wētā FX is one of the world's premier digital effects companies
Due to the confidentiality required for the projects we work on, we are unable to host guests at our facilities. However, The Wētā Group has established the Wētā Cave (Wellington) and Wētā Workshop Unleashed (Auckland) that offer a variety of experiences and provides behind-the-scenes detail into what we do. Please find the complete offerings please visit the Wētā Tours website
We receive a large number of requests for information in connection with student projects and we are not able to respond to each one individually. This website, however, contains answers to many of the most commonly asked questions about Wētā FX, and information about the VFX and animation industry as a whole. We also recommend referencing Weta Digital: 20 Years of Imagination on Screen (Weta; 2014)
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org containing all relevant details, including your interview topic, deadline, information regarding your publication or outlet, and requirements for supporting imagery and clips
Wētā FX uses a lot of its own proprietary software built and maintained in-house, as well as common industry software. Key software we include are 3D Equalizer, Barbershop, Eddy, Gazebo, Houdini, Katana, Loki, Lumberjack, Manuka, Mari, Maya, MotionBuilder, Nuke, Photoshop, Synapse, Tissue, Totara, and Massive.
If you are trying to contact Peter Jackson, please email: email@example.com
Wētā FX is primarily a service-oriented company and does not actively solicit scripts or co-production opportunities