As a Studio, how do you choose your VFX vendor?

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Panel , Premium session By: Natasha Francis, Pixomondo Dave Taritero, The Walt Disney Studios

The nature of the VFX decision makers panel is to discuss the process and partnerships between the Studios who “buy” VFX and the vendors who create “sell” the VFX. Understanding how Studios select their VFX partners, creating a trusting relationship, mitigate their risk and sometimes reallocate resources in the purpose of this discussion which will […]

Automating FX on Avengers: Endgame

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room 1 Categories: Business and Production , Premium session By: Jeffrey Higgins, Digital Domain

To help realize the VFX work on Avengers: Endgame at Digital Domain a lot of preparation was put into the automation of FX workflows. This helped to make iterating similar effects across similar shots and sequences as easy as possible to free up more artist time for creative rather than technical or otherwise repetitive work. […]

Buying tools : How to buy the right tools for the Pipeline

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Panel , Premium session By: Vincent Dedun, Method Studios Hasiel Alvarez, Rainmaker Studios Narendra Kumar Vadapalli, Bardel Entertainment

As a pipeline TD, your responsibility is to make sure you anticipate the changes and integrate the right tools for your coming projects to run smoothly. In this panel, Experts from the Animation and VFX companies will exchange on this important issue and let us know everything about: Budgeting the evolution of your pipeline Benchmarking […]

Producing VFX from both sides (Client and Vendor)

Wednesday, June 5th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Premium session By: Natasha Francis, Pixomondo

Producing VFX is about managing expectations and delivering great work. Directors, Producers, Art Directors, Cinematographers… A lot of people want to have a say in the process and how you work as a producer to ensure happy clients and stable budgets can be tricky. As a VFX vendor producer it can be challenging to manage […]

Streaming services: executing with a new collaborative approach to create VFX content.

Wednesday, June 5th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Premium session By: Chad Nixon, Cinesite Chloë Grysole, Framestore Carl Walters, Method Studios Nathalie Girard, Cinesite Joao Sita, Framestore Mathieu Boucher, Hybride

The last five to 10 years have seen considerable change in the visual effects industry. Ever increasing demands for high quality visuals: VFX and animated movies, in addition to high quality visual video games topping box offices and sales charts worldwide. The current golden age of television with the likes of HBO. However, probably the […]