The Gnomon Workshop

The Making of The Ningyo



Miguel Ortega headshot

Miguel Ortega
Director, half MT studios


Miguel has a varied career working for some of the world’s leading film and visual effects studios, showcasing his talents as a visual effects artist, modeler and creature designer on over twenty games and feature films. Taking these skills further, he has begun his own directorial short film projects, handling everything from design to production. He has worked on titles as The Ningyo, Thor, Drag Me To Hell, Red Cliff, Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer, 300