14 October 2021
CBI & 41 TRADE ASSOCIATIONS ISSUE STATEMENT ON BUSINESS RATES, SAYING ACTION ON INVESTMENT NEEDED AT BUDGET
13 October 2021
Moonraker VFX Creates Unique ‘Cosmic Noir’ Universe in New Discovery Documentary
Moonraker VFX, an award-winning visual effects studio based in Bristol, has set a studio record for the number of shots delivered in a single project to bring a ‘cosmic noir’ style to new Discovery documentary, Killers of the Cosmos.
8 October 2021
CINESITE CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY
Leading VFX and animation studio Cinesite is marking its 30th anniversary, a key milestone for the independent studio.
7 October 2021
TFS hire of Head of TV Studios Edward Harvey as part of the new TV Studios launch
Following on from other recent big name appointments, Cara Shappard TFS MD, continues the expansion and growth of the iconic Studios by welcoming Edward Harvey as Head of TV Studios, this ispart of thelaunch of the new TV Studios.
6 October 2021
Lexhag VFX Hires Managing Director
Former Executive Director Tom Lewis joins from Creative Advertising.
1 October 2021
Spotlight On… Cinelab Film & Digital: Rebranding, Expanding and Leading the Way for Synergies
This month we interviewed Adrian Bull, CEO of Cinelab Film & Digital, the UK's only full-service Film Laboratory and Digital Dailies Facility.
21 September 2021
Framestore Announces Three Key Promotions in its Immersive Team
Multi-award winning creative studio Framestore is pleased to announce that Eugénie von Tunzelmann has been appointed to the newly created role of Head of VFX, Attractions whilst Lauren Anderson and Maximilian McNair McEwan join Heather Kinal as Executive Producers. This trio of promotions is a move to solidify a team of specialist experience within the Attractions offering at Framestore and set the stage for the department's growth.
20 September 2021
Britain Has the Best Creative Talent
Government celebrates success of UK creative industries with new export help announcements.
10 September 2021
MPC Episodic and Mikros VFX Join Forces
World-leading visual effects houses MPC and Mikros are pleased to announce an alliance of their episodic and film divisions. Mikros, a French company, with over 35 years in the visual effects industry, has been a Technicolor brand since 2015. The combined studios will operate under the MPC Episodic brand and will continue to offer PreProduction and VFX services to the French features and episodic market, and beyond.
7 September 2021
Envy has completed post-production on Netflix dating series Too Hot To Handle
Envy has completed post-production on Netflix dating series Too Hot To Handle, a dating show where gorgeous singles meet and mingle on the shores of paradise. But there’s a twist. To win a $100,000 grand prize, they’ll have to give up sex.
1 September 2021
Twickenham Film Studios continues to welcome more innovation talent hiring Jack Watts as Head of Technology & Standards
Twickenham Film Studios continues with its expansion, growing the most talented, creative and innovation focused Film & TV team in the UK; with MD Cara Sheppard welcoming her most recent big name hire welcoming Jack Watts as TFS Head of Technology & Standards.
26 August 2021
Foundry renews commitment to the ACCESS: VFX mentoring programme at 2-year milestone
Foundry, the leading developer of creative software for the media and entertainment industries, today celebrates supporting over 900 mentees to VFX industry mentors as part of its two-year collaboration with the ACCESS:VFX mentorship programme for young people in the creative industries.
24 August 2021
Darren Rae Joins Cinelab as Head of Colour
Rae is one of the entertainment industry's most highly regarded Colourists, having spent over 25+ years regularly collaborating with the world's leading Directors and Cinematographers.
28 July 2021
Twickenham Film Studios welcomes the latest key hire with Cherri Arpino joining as the new Head of Production fresh from Universal Studios
Twickenham Film Studios continues to add to the world leading team of talent as part of the new era rebrand changes and are thrilled to welcome Cherri Arpino as their new Head of Production.
20 July 2021
Framestore is proud to be nominated for its VFX work on The Crown and Lovecraft Country at this year’s Emmys
Lovecraft Country (HBO/Monkeypaw Productions) was nominated for the Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Season Or A Movie category, while The Crown is up for the Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Single Episode award.
5 July 2021
Freefolk Announces Return of Futurefolk Internship Scheme
The Soho-based visual effects studio's own talent-seeking initiative is back for its fourth year running.