Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

FMX 2017 Interviews

Enjoy our insightful and entertaining AWN – FMX 2017 Professional Spotlight video series featuring some of the biggest names in animation, visual effects and immersive media.

Guy Williams, VFX Supervisor, Weta Digital
Christian Alzmann
, Senior Art Director, ILM
Ed Hooks
, Actor and Author
John Knoll
, Chief Creative Officer, ILM
Martin Hill
, VFX Supervisor, Weta Digital
Peter Lord
, Co-founder and Creative Director, Aardman Animations
David Sproxton
, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, Aardman Animations
Scott Stokdyk, Production VFX Supervisor
Christian Manz, FVX Supervisor, Framestore
Clint Reagan, Supervisor, HALON Entertainment
Daffy, VR Director, Daffy dot London
Duncan Burbidge, General Manager and Executive Producer, The Third Floor
Jay Shuster, Production Designer, Pixar Animation Studios
Volker Engel, VFX Supervisor, Uncharted Territory
Jeff Kleiser, VFX Supervisor, CEO and Co-founder, Synthespian Studios
Kelly Asbury, Director, Sony Pictures Animation
Theodore Ushev, Director, Blind Vaysha, National Film Board of Canada
Michelle Blok, Previs Supervisor, The Third Floor
Berenice Robinson, Vice President, Post Production, Walk Disney Animation Studios
Brendan Keys, Human Resource Manager, Weta Digital
Hugh Welchman, Producer and Director, Loving Vincent, BreakThru Films

Watch the entire playlist by clicking on the video below.


The presentations of Filmakademie's Animationsinstitut can be found on the Animationsinstitut website.

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).