Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) is an American motion picture visual effects company that was founded on
Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 350 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema. The company has been awarded 16 Academy Awards for Best Visual Effects and received 33 Academy Awards for Scientific and Technical Achievement.