View Full Version : Escapee James Sindle Wins Celebrated VES Award for “Brains Dance”

02 February 2009, 08:38 PM
Escape Studios is proud to congratulate James Sindle, 3D Supervisor at The Mill and graduate or ‘escapee’ of Escape Studios’ Maya Core course, for his prestigious VES award win. James received the award in the category of “Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Broadcast Program or Commercial” for his work on the recent Britvic Drench water advertisement entitled “Brains Dance.” James led a team that created all of the 3D animation for this entertaining commercial featuring Brains of Gerry Anderson’s 1960’s puppet iconic “Thunderbirds” dancing to the 1980’s classic song, “Rhythm is a Dancer.”

Through Escape’s strong recruitment arm, its ‘escapees’ have graduated and been placed in facilities ranging from Rockstar Games to the BBC and The Mill, and worked on some of the industry’s most high-profile projects including The Golden Compass, 10,000BC, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, and Harry Potter: The Order of the Phoenix.

For additional information on James Sindle and many other exceptional ‘escapees,’ please visit For more information on Escape’s courses, including an online version of the Maya Core Course that James studied please visit


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