International Conference on Animation,
Effects, VR, Games and Transmedia
April 24 - 27, Stuttgart, Germany

David Sproxton, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Aardman

David Sproxton is the Co-founder and Executive Chairman of Aardman Animations Ltd, which has produced such land-mark films as the Oscar®-winning short "Creature Comforts," "Chicken Run," "Wallace & Gromit The Curse of the Wererabbit", "Flushed Away", "Arthur Christmas", "The Pirates in an adventure with Scientists" and the latest Feature film “Shaun the Sheep Movie” released in 2015. He is Chairman of Encounters, Bristol’s International Short Film Festival.

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, supported by Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart (AMCRS), AMD, AutodeskBackstage, Epic Games and Mackevision. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Animationsinstitut, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).