Zoic Studios

Zoic Studios is a Visual Effects Company based in Culver City, California and Vancouver, British Columbia. Our team has a proven track record of success, crafting innovative visual experiences for film, television, advertising, video game and interactive projects.“Visual Evolution” is our mission: to advance the story, art and technology of the moving image. Masters in the fields of design, animation, compositing, and production management, Zoic’s reputation attracts rising talent and encourages a strong work ethic.

Zoic prioritizes research and development in service of constant creative growth, from in-house virtual production to real time rendering using game engine technology.

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Recent Zoic Projects

Sunday Night Football "Deconstruction"

Stills0009 New York & San Francisco-based production studio Bodega’s Emmy Award-winning creative director Haley Geffen and Zoic Studios teamed up with NBC Sports for the fourth season running to deliver full-throttle football excitement in the open for NBC’s Sunday Night Football. The open, featuring Carrie Underwood and a host of NFL stars including Russell Wilson, Antonio… [read more]

Ford Aluminum Cleatus

Still_2.0001 The start of the NFL season presented Zoic Studios with the opportunity to huddle with Team Detroit and Fox Sports to create a new Aluminum Cleatus. This opportunity led to the main question of the project: how would we effectively establish the differences between the older steel Cleatus and his new and improved aluminum replacement? Creating this new aluminum look would present… [read more]

GSK "Over the River"

wlf045_dircut_wip0017c 1 This haunting ad for GSK's whooping cough vaccination uses a familiar allegory to communicate an important message. Director Terry Rietta and Ogilvy relied on Zoic to design and animate the spot's crucial character: Big Bad Wolf. [read more]

Jeep "Polar Vortex"

jeep_thumb A mysterious polar vortex descends on the snowy mountains of Colorado, baffling meteorologists and anchormen. In thirty icy seconds, we get to the bottom of this mystery – the culprit is the brawny Jeep Wrangler X Edition, carving swaths through Telluride powder. With director and Zoic co-founder Loni Peristere at the helm, Zoic put together… [read more]

PlayStation "Friendly Competition"

ps4_FR_11 For Sony PlayStation’s latest series of commercials, “Friendly Competition,” Zoic Studios was tapped by MOFILM to place two live action actors into three iconic PlayStation 4 games. In sixty octane-fueled seconds, these two friends travel from a casual basketball game on a Venice court into NBA2K15 (2K), where they face off against game characters Kevin Durant and James… [read more]

Pizza Hut “Sneaky Turtles”

piz_04 Zoic Studios Senior Editor Dmitri Gueer infuses the re-launch of the wickedly delicious Pizza Hut “Cheesy Bites” with the resurgence of the much-esteemed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the :30 “Sneaky Turtles” out of McGarryBowen, to cross-promote the Paramount film, produced by Michael Bay, that hits theaters August 8th. The spot, produced by Bullitt Branded… [read more]
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Nothing more American than a BBQ--have a happy, fun and safe 4th weekend!

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A bittersweet farewell to artist Tyler Nathan--thanks for a great 10 years!

The Art of VFX highlights our latest reel of 5 Seasons of VFX for Once Upon a Time.

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Zoic Labs' Matt RT sits down with the Lions Daily News to provide insight into the technology leveraged for the A.I. short film for the Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide New Directors' Showcase.

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A.I.-crafted beauty from our #artificialintelligence short film with @teamoneusa and @saatchiandsaatchi from #NDS3016 #canneslions #canneslions2016 #zoiclabs #creativity


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