Mill film co-founder Karl Mooney is to replace the company's managing director Antony Hunt who has left with immediate effect, writes Barbara Marshall
Mooney, the visual effects supervisor on both Tomb Raider and Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, will report directly to The Mill group chief executive Robin Shenfield.Hunt was managing director of Shepperton-based The Magic Camera Company which was bought by Mill Film in 1998. He became MD of both Shepperton and Soho Mill Film operations in January 2000 but the decision to replace him follows the decision in May this year to focus physical production at Shepperton and digital production in Soho (Broadcast, 27.5.02).