“Lucky Break” Wins “Best VFX” at the Eastern Europe Film Festival

Many congratulations to the makers of “Lucky Break“, which has won “Best VFX” at the Eastern Europe Film Festival

Lucky Break was directed by Victoria Stoykova, edited by Rohnak Sharma, and produced by Adewale Ogunbekun.
Lucky Break was a collaboration between undergraduate animation and vfx students, working together to create an original story.


Lucky Break

Directed by Victoria Stoykova edited by Rohnak Sharma, and produced by Adewale OgunbekunLucky Break tells the story of a stone dinosaur that comes to life, and rescues a fledgling baby bird.

Studio Project
Studio projects such as this one are part of what we call The Escape Method – bringing together students with multiple talents to work in teams.
Lucky Break Software 
Lucky Break was animated in Maya, rendered in Arnold, and edited in Adobe Premiere Pro.


Lucky Break Credits


Lucky Break was overseen by a four tutors at Escape Studios, offering expertise in 3D VFX, animation, and 2D Compositing.


Feedback from ILM
Escape Studios is obliged to our friends Juani Guiraldes and Andrew Horner from ILM for their generous feedback and support throughout the project.

Festival Success
Lucky Break at IMDB

The Escape Studios VFX Blog offers a personal view on the art of visual effects. To apply for our BA/MArt in 3D Animation, follow this link. For the next 12 week animation course, click here.

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