BFX Bournemouth University
BFX Bournemouth University

BFX Festival

The UK's largest visual effects, computer games & animation festival


2 – 7 November 2021

Speaker Series Tickets Masterclass Tickets

BFX Festival is back this November!


The 2021 Festival is set to include inspiring talks and technical masterclasses delivered by some of the greatest studios from around the world.


Join us for our 3-day speaker series followed by weekend masterclasses at Bournemouth University.


Thank you to this years Festival sponsors Epic Games and The Foundry.

Festival programme

We’ve adapted this year’s Festival so it’s accessible for everyone whilst also ensuring the safety of our students and staff.

The Speaker Series will be live streamed and accessible to everyone to view online. BU animation and games students will be invited to attend in-person.

Masterclass sizes will be limited and are open to the public and the BU community to attend in-person. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

History of BFX

Over the years BFX has become established as an international event that inspires both current and future generations of artists, technicians and engineers, and that celebrates all aspects of VFX, animation and games’ unique mix of technical and creative practices.

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