Method Studios

DREW WOOD-DAVIES

LIGHTING SUPERVISOR, METHOD STUDIOS

As Head of our Lighting Department Drew has one of the most gifted creative eyes going around. Always remaining faithful to the original material, Drew prides himself on delivering real world lighting on every project.

Drew leads teams of up to 20 artists and he constantly pushes the creative bar higher and higher.  Drew gains the utmost satisfaction from his work, from realising the lovable characters of The SpongeBob Movie : Sponge Out Of Water in 3D for the first time, to lighting the spirited Ted, and the award winning Game Of Thrones: Battle Of The Bastards. Drew has also worked on John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, AquamanChristopher RobinGame of Thrones: The Spoils of War, Tomb Raider and Jumanji; Welcome to the Jungle2019 saw Drew work on a variety of films including Men in Black International,  Terminator Dark FateIT Chapter Two and the recent release Jumanji:The Next Level.

CG FUTURES 2020 MASTERCLASS

Laying out your future – What it’s like to do great work with great people.
How do you get your foot in the door with a big studio & what do you do once you get there? Gerrard Southam lifts the lid on what it’s like to work at Animal Logic. He offers tips & insights into what to do once you’ve got your big break & how to keep cracking once you’re in there. With over 16 years of experience & film credits that include The Narnia movies, Alice in Wonderland, The Hobbit & the LEGO movies, Gerrard will over a few tips and tricks to both improve your workflow & help with your professional development with a particular focus on the layout & camera department & how that fits into the production pipeline & how the role differs from Pe-Visualisation.