Tawfeeq Martin is an award winning technologist. Currently with The Mill Los Angeles, he facilitates the development and application of emerging technologies.
Since joining The Mill, Tawfeeq has been a technical lead on a number of highly recognized projects including Google Spotlight Stories ‘HELP’, a double Gold Cannes Lion-winning, immersive 360-degree short film directed by Justin Lin. He also led the technology behind Mill Stitch, The Mill Blackbird Car Rig and Reeps One ‘Does Not Exist’, the first immersive music video of its kind.
With 15 years of experience in post-production, Tawfeeq has a keen interest in emerging technologies and their contribution to the visual effects industry. His work has been recognized by Cannes Lions, Hollywood Professional Association, Siggraph, SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards, The Webby Awards and AICP.
Tawfeeq is an active VES member and serve on the Technicolor Fellowship network instrumental to building out the Technicolor Experience Center aimed at fostering opportunities and growth in emerging technologies.
“The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention. It is the most important product of his creative brain.”
- Nikola Tesla.
“The actor heard the solemn whisper of a god of all arts. He said ‘I shall give you hunger & pain & sleepless nights. Also beauty & satisfaction known to few & glimpses of the heavenly life. None of these will you have continually. And of their coming & going you shall not be foretold.’
- Edwin Booth.