This October, Escape Studios hosts the first-ever VFX festival in London, celebrating a decade of VFX excellence in the UK.
This October 10th-13th Escape Studios is hosting the first-ever VFX Festival in London, celebrating a decade of VFX excellence in the UK. For budding VFX artists and the creatively curious you can look forward to a variety of presentations, making of’s, industry talks, showreel demos and hands-on workshops.
Sponsored by industry software giant Autodesk, the festival will take you behind the scenes to rediscover some of Hollywood’s most visually captivating films, including Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes, Prometheus, X-Men and John Carter. This is a unique opportunity to hear from festival supporters Cinesite, Framestore, The Mill, Saddington Baynes, Pixomondo, MPC, Double Negative and Glassworks among others, who will be sharing their expertise over this four-day event.
Wednesday 10th October Framestore: Harry Potter Tribute: From Dobby to Kreacher MPC: Prometheus Stereography Cinesite: Inspiring the next generation
Thursday 11th October Framestore: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Pixomondo: VFX on Oscar winning Hugo MPC: Wrath of the Titans - Creature Animation Cinesite:
How to become a VFX Supervisor
Friday 12th October Framestore: Nuke and TV Commercials Cinesite:
Small Talk, Little Money, Big Ideas MPC: Prometheus Compositing
Saturday 13th October Exclusive Recruitment Panel:
Open Q&A. Put your career and questions to the recruiters from The Mill, Pixomondo, Double Negative and Framestore Tickets are £10 for students & £20 for professionals.
Source: Escape Studios
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.