CREATING WORLDS

Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Florian Gellinger, Owner and Visual Effects Supervisor, RISE | Visual Effects Studios

Florian Gellinger is one of the four founding members of RISE, a leading German VFX and animation studio. In the early days his work as visual effects supervisor and some of the new techniques he used for the German film This is Love received overwhelming feedback from the VFX community and made RISE a name for cutting edge design. Since then he has supervised the VFX work at RISE on such films as Guy Ritchie's The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Captain America - Civil War and most recently The Dark Tower and Doctor Strange. Currently he is working on Marvel Studios' Black Panther and was elected chair of the Visual Effects Society Germany.

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).