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VFX Festival 2018

Until Thursday 8 February

Rich Mix in partnership with Escape Studios, part of Pearson College London, introduces the 6th Annual VFX Festival, celebrating the best in VFX, Games, Animation and Motion Graphics.

Over three jam-packed days, Escape Studios will present the most dynamic and enterprising films, games and animations of the past year here at Rich Mix. The festival assembles industry leaders through a range of talks, workshops, panels and interactive exhibition spaces.

At the heart of the festival will be a series of discussions and demonstrations from leading VFX, Gaming, Animation and Motion Graphic companies. It will explore new trends and adaptations, the use and application of technologies such as VR, AR & motion capture across VFX and games studios, and evaluate how this impacts the skillset required for the next generation of VFX and gaming practitioners.

Headliners for the VFX Festival 2018 include Framestore presenting on Thor: Ragnarok, and Games Studios Media Molecule and Creative Assembly presenting on Magic for Massive Battles in TW: Warhammer II.

Wider talks include: Milk Visual Effects: Doctor Who Christmas Special, MPC Film: Alien: Covenant, Climax Games: AR/VR: Designing Reality, Bluezoo: Mamoon, and others including Jellyfish Pictures, DNeg TV, and exclusive showcase from SideFX: Houdini. Aaron Hartline, Animator at PIXAR Animation Studios, One of Us: The Crown 2, Dneg: Blade Runner 2049, The Mill : John Lewis Moz the Monster, REWIND: From VFX to VR - Ghost In The Shell VR, Fire without Smoke: Walkers, Plumbers and Epic Battles, 

See the full VFX Festival 2018 schedule

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