[ISEA94] Artists Statement: Iwerks Entertainment – Turbotour Colossus (1990)

Artists Statement

The ride film in its most classic form, as a “raw” filmic reproduction of the roller-coaster ride.

  • SimEx-Iwerks (USA) is a leading creator/developer of 3D / 4D-seat / FX / Simulation / Large Format and Custom Special Venue Attractions.
  • Ubbe Eert “Ub” Iwerks, (1901-1971) was an American animator, cartoonist, character designer, inventor, and special effectstechnician, who created Oswald the Lucky Rabbit and Mickey Mouse. The works Iwerks produced alongside Disney went on to win numerous awards, including multiple Academy Awards. Animator Chuck Jones, who worked for Iwerks’ studio in his youth, said “Iwerks is Screwy [Skrewi] spelled backwards.” [source Wikipedia].