Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Ian Failes, Freelance Journalist

Ian Failes is a former lawyer and now freelance journalist specialising in visual effects and animation. He writes for publications including Cartoon Brew, VFX Voice, 3D Artist, 3D World, Syfy, MovieMaker, Thrillist, and at his own website, Ian is also the author of the book, ‘Masters of FX’. You can find him on Twitter at @vfxblog.

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).