BFX Festival

2018 dates to be announced soon!

As always BFX has a fantastic line-up of speakers from across the globe and we’re excited to be bringing you our best festival ever with more top studios joining the list weekly!

BFX Festival consists of BFX Core; a unique four day programme aimed at students, professionals and hobbyists and a two day Family Weekend event. BFX Core is your chance to see world class studios presentations, exclusive screenings, take part in artist workshops and a find your next move at our dedicated one day careers hub.

Speakers & Mentors

With Audience would of around 1000 people per day, BFX has always been able to attract some of the best studios, vendors and speakers from all areas of the VFX, Animation and Computer Games industries. Over the past four years our presentations have included speakers from:

Framestore, Pixar, Disney Animation Studios, Iloura VFX, Double Negative, MPC, Animal Logic, Aardman, Frontier Developments, Playground Games, Creative Assembly, Blue Zoo, The Chaos Group, The Foundry, Eric Shaw, ILM, Dreamworks, SideFX, Solid Angle, Epic Games, Sony, Microsoft, Random 42, Blue Sky, Rhythm and Hues, Escape Studios, Karrot Entertainment, Dave McKean, Cinesite, Paul Campion, Sumo Digital, Foundry 42/Cloud Imperium Games and The Mill to name a few.

See last year's SpeakersSee last year's Mentors

Want to work in VFX, Animation or Computer Games?

This is the Day for you!

The world’s best studios will be in the Purbeck Lounge on Friday 5 October 2018 waiting for you to come and say hello. Previous recruiters include MPC, ILM, Framestore, Animal Logic, Illumination Mac Guff, Frontier Developments, Method, Playground Games, Creative Assembly, Taylor James, The Mill, The Third Floor, Mikros, Jellyfish Pictures, Cinesite and Aardman to name a few.

Network with your future employers and find out what it takes to get ahead in this creative industry and land your dream job.

Entry to the BFX Careers Hub is included within a BFX Core pass – day tickets to our recruitment event can also be purchased separately for £15.