Partners

The VFX Festival 2020 is supported by many studios, companies and individuals. Thank you for working with us!
 

Sponsors

We’re pioneering the next wave of visual effects artists, animators and game developers by transforming higher education. Industry engagement is at the core of everything that we do, it’s why we do things differently and it’s what sets us apart.

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For over 25 years Epic Games has been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before.

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Foundry's products help tackle complex visualization challenges to meet the demands of your customers and projects. With over 20 years of industry know-how and a focus on speed, quality and user-experience, we save you time so you can spend it bringing incredible ideas to life.

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For over thirty years, SideFX has been providing artists with procedural 3D animation and visual effects tools designed to create the highest-quality cinematic results. SideFX has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences four times for Houdini and its breakthrough procedural based technology

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Studios

Bluezoo is one of the UK’s leading animation studios with an enviable client list and shelf full of BAFTAs for their trademark CG character animation. 

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Creative Assembly is one of Europe's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria. 

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We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects and animation studios for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.

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Climax Studios has an extensive history in developing all kinds of digital experiences across all formats, delivering entire games, through to co-development and technological problem solving and we've won many awards along the way.

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Framestore is home to a collective of visionaries working across film, advertising and content. Their work and skillset is wide-ranging, thanks to a pool of 2400 talented artists and producers in offices across the globe.

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Since 1975, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. 

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Jellyfish is a multi award-winning animation production company employing approximately 200 members of staff across three London studios and are as dedicated as ever to creating stunning moving pictures.

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MPC Film serve the international movie industry by bringing the vision of some of the world’s most creative film makers to life.

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MPC Advertising provides a broad range of in house creative and production solutions including concept design, pre-viz, shoot supervision, 2D compositing, 3D/CG effects, animation, motion design, software development, mixed reality and experiential production, live action production and colour grading.

Formerly known as Nvizage and Nvizible, the company provides integrated and streamlined solutions to visual effects processes.  They help empower filmmakers to make effective decisions, delivering a true creative difference to the VFX experience.

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Established in 1985 to focus on the expanding console market, we partnered with Nintendo and quickly sealed a reputation for quality with titles including Battletoads, Donkey Kong Country and GoldenEye.

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With over 600 artists in Montreal, Quebec, Munich and Los Angeles Rodeo FX has worked on acclaimed films, groundbreaking series, unforgettable ads and beyond. Rodeo FX creates hyper realistic cinematic experiences that convey our clients’ vision on all screens.

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The Mill are experience makers, defining the future of media and brand activation through innovative design and inventive technologies.

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The Third Floor is the virtual world to imagine, plan and problem solve for stories in film, television, games, VR and themed attractions.

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The Focus is a team of dedicated Recruiters, hiring for Technicolor’s award-winning Film and episodic studios, MPC Film, Mill Film, Mr. X and Technicolor Academy. 

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An independent visual-effects facility founded in 2008 to provide a creative service for feature film and television productions.

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Fudge is a full-service character design, animation and production studio. We work with companies big and small turning their vision into a reality in the most fun and engaging ways. Including clients such as Disney, BBC3, E4 and BabyTV.

FXhome is made up of a multi-talented crew of coders and creatives behind HitFilm, Imerge and Action Pro. We believe that all artists should have access to great tools and, as a result, 4.8 million creatives now use FXhome's software.

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Associations and industry bodies

A global, industry-led, non-profit comprised of 40 leading companies, industry bodies and educational establishments in the VFX, animation and games industries. 

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Ukie, pronounced you-key, (UK Interactive Entertainment) is the only trade body for the UK's games and interactive entertainment industry. 

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ScreenSkills is the industry-led skills body for the screen industries. We work across the UK to ensure that film, television (including children's and high-end drama), VFX (visual effects), animation and games have the skills and talent they need.

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Media Partners

ArtStation provides you with a simple, yet powerful way to show portfolio and be seen by the right people in the industry. It's super fast and sleek. Showcase images, videos, Marmoset and Sketchfab 3D scenes, 360 panos and more.

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