Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Bill Desowitz, Film Journalist, Immersed in Movies

Bill Desowitz is a film journalist specializing in crafts coverage, including animation and VFX. He is the owner of Immersed in Movies (, and a contributor to Thompson on Hollywood ( and Animation Scoop ( at Indiewire. He is also the author of James Bond Unmasked (, which chronicles the 50-year evolution of the iconic superspy from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig, and is currently available in an updated Kindle edition.

FMX is funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the City of Stuttgart and the MFG Film Funding, taking place in cooperation with VES Visual Effects Society, ACM SIGGRAPH and the World Building Institute. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by Animationsinstitut, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).