David Sheldon-Hicks, Founder and Executive Creative Director at Territory Studio, will be speaking at our Lunchtime Lecture – ‘Future World Building’.
When science fiction films envisage credible futures, is there a bigger role that design studios can play in converting creative speculation to technological innovation?
This talk looks at the challenges and real-world applications of technology designed for science fiction films. Drawing on recent work for blockbuster films Blade Runner 2049, Ghost in the Shell, The Martian and more, David will present the studio’s design-led approach and share how blue sky technology for films inform and inspire real-world products.
About Territory Studio:
Founded in 2010 out of a shared passion for creative craft and visual narratives, Territory is a multidisciplinary studio dedicated to the delivery of innovative and engaging projects.
Led by Creative Director David Sheldon-Hicks, the ambitious London studio thrives on near and future vision challenges across diverse briefs for films, games and brands.
Today his considerable experience and unwavering belief in the power of truly engaging concepts delivered with creative innovation drives the studio to look for new opportunities to prove its mission to create compelling brand and entertainment experiences.
Tapped to create screen graphics, UI and VFX for feature films, Territory’s film credits include Blade Runner 2049, Ghost in the Shell, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ex_Machina, Guardians of the Galaxy, Zero Dark Thirty, Prometheus.