About ILM and ILMfan.com
ILMfan is the Unofficial Industrial Light + Magic site. It explores the past, present and future projects of ILM, the magic they create and the incredibly talented people behind them. Here you will find the latest news and information about ILM. There are also discussion forums, exclusive articles and an ever growing filmography list. There are also discussion forums, exclusive articles and an ever growing filmography list.
ILM was founded by director George Lucas on May 1975 around Van Nuys, CA, to create the visual effects of Star Wars. Since then ILM has worked on over 300 film projects, countless commercials and several other projects. ILM helped establish the modern era of VFX and has been recognized multiple times for their contributions to the industry. ILM continues creating their magic at the Letterman Digital Arts Center in San Francisco, California.
In particular, many thanks to Ellen Pasternak, Suzy Starke, Miles Perkins, Greg Grusby, Megan Corbet, Rachel Goodwin and Nagisa Yamamoto of ILM PR for all their help over the years. Special thanks to Todd, Hal and John LG an many others in the industry fore their friendship and support (you know who you are). Also thanks to Shane, The Cynic and Paul Warren, and many other ILM fans for countless corrections and feedback. Last but not least to theFan, for getting started it all.