Visual Effects Supervisor
He moved into the burgeoning UK film VFX industry in 2003 at Cinesite Europe, where he worked on high profile films including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, V for Vendetta, and The Golden Compass.
Thrain returned to New Zealand to work at Weta Digital in 2008, and worked in supervisory roles on some of Weta’s most pivotal films, including Avatar, The Avengers, Iron Man 3, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and Rampage.
In 2018, Thrain was recognised with a Visual Effects Society Award for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Special Venue Project for his work on Disney's theme park attraction Avatar: Flight of Passage. He recently finished supervising The Umbrella Academy and has recently completed Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn).
Thrain is an active member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences®