, Louis C.K.
O’Brien and Oscar-winning VFX supervisor Bill Westenhofer
were among nine people honored last night by the Producers Guild of America for their contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling in the past year. John Lasseter
, Morgan Freeman
, and PGA President Mark Gordon
were among those who attended the inaugural Digital V.I.P. Awards (Visionaries, Innovators and Producers) at the Bel Air home of entrepreneur Elon Musk
. Click over for a complete list: Innovators – those who have developed new methods or technology that enables the production of storytelling. Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger
, Co-Founders of Instagram Bill Westenhofer
, Academy Award winning VFX supervisor for Rhythm & Hues Studios for “Life of Pi
” Philip Atwell and Dylan Brown
of Digital Domain
for Virtual 2Pac Visionaries – those who have brought forth new ideas about the creative application of technology to advance storytelling across all media.