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Doctor Who Series 10

We are delighted to reveal that we have been involved in an episode of the new series of Doctor Who, allowing us to continue our run of having worked with each of the four actors playing the Doctor since the show returned to our screens in 2005.

We’re not at liberty to discuss the details of our sequence just yet, but there is a glimpse in the series 10 teaser trailer:

BAFTA Guru | In Focus – Visual Effects Vol 2

The second BAFTA Guru interview on VFX, with contributions from Model Unit Supervisor Mike Tucker, is now live on the BAFTA Guru website, and on YouTube.

Hear from the visual effects experts behind AvatarThe Hobbit: Desolation of SmaugIron Man, Doctor Who and Sherlock on how they bring the impossible to life on screen, how technology has changed the visual effects process and how beginners can get their start in the industry.

RTS-nominated

With The Model Unit nominated for an RTS Craft Award, here are some images from our projects which were nominated in previous years…

The Day of the Doctor – BAFTA winner!

BAFTA Craft Winners!

The Model Unit is delighted to announce our success at last night’s TV Craft Awards, winning a BAFTA for our work on the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary story, The Day of the Doctor. Mike Tucker, Nick Kool and Alan ‘Rocky’ Marshall attended the ceremony at The Brewery in East London, along with representatives from Milk VFX, Real SFX, BBC Wales VFX and producer Marcus Wilson.

A full list of winners can be found on the BAFTA website: http://awards.bafta.org/award/2014/tvcraft

You can read more about the work on this landmark episode in our press release, which you can download here.

We are also delighted to announce that The Model Unit finally has its own Facebook page and Instagram account.  You can also click through via the right-hand sidebar on this site. Please spread the word by liking and sharing!