Dan Rosen

Co-FOUNDER

Dan is co-founder of Evil Eye Pictures. Beginning his career on film sets before moving to digital, Dan has supervised and contributed to award-winning commercials, experiments, and films for 20 years. Dan’s focus for EEP keeps one foot in executing a director's theatrical vision while allowing the other to go beyond the traditional and into new technologies and canvases. Most recently, that means VR and 360 immersive, interactive content and the emerging tools that enable creators and artists. 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Matt McDonald

Co-FOUNDER

Matt is co-founder and Visual Effects Supervisor at Evil Eye Pictures. Matt’s background in Architecture in the early 90’s became a springboard into computer graphics and visual effects during the profession’s evolution from analog to digital at Columbia University's first ‘paperless studio’. 

Since then, Matt has contributed visual effects and supervision to over 60 films, including Academy Award winners for Visual Effects "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest”. Matt has also contributed to a range of broadcast, online, and mobile projects including winning an Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Main Title Design for PBS' "Between the Lions". 

Most recently Matt has been focusing efforts at Evil Eye on various real-time, 360, immersive, virtual reality projects. Among these newer endeavors has been supervising the primary creative crew at Evil Eye Pictures working in collaboration with Google's ATAP "Spotlight Stories" team in Mountain View to produce both “Pearl” and "On Ice".