HOLLYWOOD’S SPECIAL EFFECTS CONTRIBUTED BY UKRAINE
In 2006 Ukrainian design-engineer Anatoliy Kokush appeared on the stage of Kodak Theatre with two Scientific and Engineering Awards in his hands.
The first of the awards was given personally to Anatoliy for the set of shooting cranes Cascade. Another one, for the camera crane known in Hollywood as Russian Arm, was handed out to Anatoliy Kokush, designer Yuriy Popovskiy and operator Oleksiy Zolotariov.
Such famous blockbusters as Titanic, War of Worlds, Troy, Da Vince Code, Forsage were shot due to the cranes designed by Ukrainians.