Laraib Atta daughter of Sufi legend Attaullah Khan Essakhelvi just got nominated in Visual Effects Society Awards 2019, becoming the first ever Pakistani to receive a nomination.
Laraib Atta was nominated for the category of ‘Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal Episode’ for TV Show “Altered Carbon” for which she worked as a visual effects artist.
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I will also be speaking at VES event taking place in Toronto to talk about how important it is to have a good support system for working women and parents in the VFX industry and also share my story. Thank you #VES for having me. #womeninvfx #workingmom #dneg #visualeffectssociety #accessvfx #animatedwomenuk #nextgenskillsacademy #vfx #representationmatters
The 17th Visual Effects Society Awards was held on 5th February 2019. Laiba couldn’t win though but it’s still a huge achievement for her to be nominated in this list and we are super proud of her. The winner was “Lost in Space”.