The Way of Water Beat Black Panther 2 for Best Visual Effects

Visual effects have long been a key component of Hollywood blockbusters. But the impact of these effects has steadily increased over the past few years. Over time, movies have used advanced visual effects to bring their characters to life. The sequel to the 2009 film, Avatars 2, is one of the greatest examples of such films. The recently released film took everyone by surprise as it depicts the story of the Sully family on the beautiful planet of Pandora, with the help of visual effects.

Sam Worthington as Jake Sully in Avatar 2
Sam Worthington as Jake Sully in Avatar 2

The 2009 film was highly praised for its visual effects and even won the title for Best Visual Effects at the 82nd Academy Awards. And following his path, the continuation, Avatar: The Water Way, it also became the top contender at the next Academy Awards.

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The Academy has revealed the contenders for Best Visual Effects

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed its picks for the 2023 Oscars in 10 categories. The VFX Branch Executive Committee shortlisted 10 films for the Best Visual Effects category, including films such as Avatar: The Water Way, The Batman, Black Panther 2, and No. While it has some of the biggest movies of 2022, Avatar 2 still leads the way in the best visual effects category.

Avatar: The Waterway (2022)
Avatar: The Waterway (2022)

The list includes All Quiet on the Western Front, The Batman, Black Panther 2, Doctor Stranger 2, Jurassic World Dominion, Dumbledore’s Secret, Nope, Thirteen Lives and Top Gun: Maverick and Avatar: The Way of Water

Avatar: The Way of Water sets a new standard for visual effects like James Cameron he went on to film a major portion of the film underwater. Joe Letteri and Richard Baneham, the VFX artists they worked on The water way visual effects, said that even after years of experience they had to learn new paths for the sequel.

Avatar: The Way of Water
Avatar: The Way of Water

“Water is both a blessing and a curse”, said Joe Letteri during his interview with Vanity Fair. The four-time Academy Award-winning visual effects artist claimed he was working The water way it wasn’t easy.

Even the fans say so Avatars 2 it deserves to win the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects considering the effort and time it took to bring it to the big screen. Selected films will be featured in VFX branches’ baking, after which only 5 films will be selected for nomination in the category.

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Fans cheer for Avatars 2 at the 2023 Academy Awards

Fans have been rooting for Avatars 2 win in multiple categories at the 95th Academy Awards. While some of the films on the list should be tough competition for the sequel, they’re sure of it Avatar: The Way of Water will win in the Best Visual Effects category.

People who haven’t even seen the movie claim so The water way he would be the one who wins the title. They also continued to claim that if Avatars 2 does not win this award, it would be the biggest “Oscar robbery in history.

Some people have said that Jordan Peele is No could win the title at the 2023 Oscars, leading fans to remember Avatars 2 presence on the list. The sheer perfection of its VFX made fans confident that the sequel would win Best Visual Effects at the Oscars and no film cat could beat it.

Avatar: The Way of Water is playing in theaters.

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