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Rodeo FX reveals the visual effects behind the monsters of Stranger Things 3

Main Vendor And Netflix Creative Partner Set To Release Exclusive Making-of Videos MONTRÉAL, Sept. 27, 2019 – Rodeo FX, lead vendor on the record-breaking third season of the Netflix hit series Stranger Things, is set to release  three behind-the-scenes videos on October 2 that break down the visual effects that brought all the season’s creatures and monsters to life. […]

A thriving canadian VFX studio!

Montreal, QC, Canada — September 13, 2019 FOLKS, a leading Canadian visual effects company, continues its second phase of expansion in its Montreal & Toronto facilities. “Over the past six months, staffing in both studios has ramped up by more than 40%. FOLKS keep on hiring today, aiming to reach more than 160 quality artists […]

The City of Montréal to support the QFTC’s initiative “Release your creativity: Pursue a career in visual effects and animation”

The project has been selected as part of the “Accélérer les talents” program MONTRÉAL, June 7, 2019 –The Quebec Film and Television Council (QFTC) is thrilled with the City of Montréal’s decision to support its cluster project aimed at developing talent within the visual effects and animation industry. The initiative, developed in collaboration with Access:VFX, CyberCap and […]

Fam Tour VFX 2019 Edition: Hollywood Key Decisions-Makers Impressed by Quebec’s Visual Effects Offer

Montreal, June 13, 2019 – From June 4th to 6th, the Quebec Film and Television Council (QFTC) led a VFX Fam Tour, hosting five American executives working in this sector. During these three days, nearly 20 studios were visited, allowing these key decision-makers to meet local talent. The five participants were: Ms. Dauri Chase / Vice President, West […]

Hybride is extremely proud to be associated with Amazon’s new TV series: “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan”

Piedmont, QC, September 5, 2018 — Hybride has recently completed seamless VFX work on Amazon Prime Video’s newest series Jack Ryan, which premiered on Amazon Video on August 31, 2018. Teaming up once again with visual effects supervisor Erik Henry, Hybride artists skilfully crafted 222 undetectable visual effect shots for different sequences in all 8 […]

The Visual Effects Sector in 2017: Consolidating Economic Benefits

This morning the Quebec Film and Television Council (QFTC) released the 2017 economic indicators for contracts in the visual effects sector, collected by the firm KPMG. With an estimated $262 millions in contracts for 166 local and foreign projects, the sector is levelling off close to the 2016 record of an estimated $278 million. Quebec […]

The U.S. company Reel FX chooses Montréal for its new animation studio – 400 jobs will be created over the next three years.

Reel FX is expanding its operations to Montréal and plans to make the Montréal studio its animation flagship in Canada, thereby creating 400 jobs by late 2020. A leader in animation in the film industry and in virtual and augmented reality, the U.S. company, which is already established in Dallas and Hollywood, chose Montréal from among several North American […]