Update: The Jungle Book won the 2017 BAFTA for Best Special Visual Effects.
The Jungle Book took a plethora of trophies at the recent Visual Effects Society Awards, so I reckon they stand a good chance at this year’s BAFTAs and Oscars. I sincerely hope MPC win – it would be another major award for them, and deservedly so. I’m also betting on Kubo and the Two Strings, a beautiful animated film from independent studio Laika that also deserves to win for their technical and creative achievements.
MPC are currently working on Jon Favreau’s “live” adaptation of The Lion King.