Tag: VFX

Falmouth University hosts CCFL Training workshop Recently 24 participants from Europe and beyond travelled to Cornwall to join VFX and Stereo 3D consultants, and CCFL and Falmouth University staff, for the first CCFL Training core programme workshop of 2015 in the hi-tech AIR building (Academy for Innovation and Research) on the university’s Penryn campus. Over […]

  The Cross Channel Film Lab hosted this session at Encounters Film Festival in September 2012.  VFX supervisor Paddy Eason and producer Tracy Brimm talked through their experience of using VFX in a low budget UK film – it’s a great example of the kind of case studies you’ll experience in CCFL Training.  Watch the […]

The Cross Channel Film Lab team will be sharing their experience of bringing screenwriters, directors and VFX specialists together to develop four diverse low to medium budget feature film projects using VFX at the BFX Festival in Bournemouth on 26 September 2014.

Access to the online open sessions programme from 2013 is now closed. For more information on the online session content, see below. The training programme included sessions on the history and future of Stereo 3D, practical case studies, advice on making the most of budgetary limitations, insight into what developers and audiences want, and discussions to […]

Filmmakers worldwide are invited to join the Cross Channel Film Lab’s first programme of scheduled online open sessions between 22 and 31 July 2013 at www.crosschannelfilmlab.com.  The online training programme will combine recorded sessions from the CCFL’s recent UK workshop and Creative Skillset Open Sessions at Falmouth University, with live Q&As with some of the […]

Cross Channel Film Lab Open Sessions programme announced – VFX and Stereo 3D event for specialists and filmmakers The Cross Channel Film Lab has announced the content of its Open Sessions programme, running from Saturday 23 to Monday 25 March 2013 at the AIR Building on Falmouth University’s Tremough campus.  The programme and information on […]

Title: Getting Creative Within Limitations: VFX and Animation Location: AIR, Falmouth University Description: What are the great examples of films that have turned their restrictions into creative genius? Be inspired by a smorgasbord of examples of filmmakers using their limitations to their advantage, embracing restrictions as part of their grand vision. Small and perfectly formed […]

Title: New Narrative Approaches to Low Budget VFX and Stereo 3D Location: AIR, Falmouth University Description: How can screenwriters use technical and budgetary restrictions to generate better ideas? An interactive brainstorming session for screenwriters and creatives – join us to learn more about using VFX or Stereo 3D in a low budget context. This session offers […]

Title: Crossover Careers in VFX, Animation and Gaming Location: VENUE  TBC, Falmouth University Description: A presentation and discussion on transferring your skills from animation to VFX, Computer Games and vice versa.  What are the career opportunities? What can the disciplines learn from each other? Hosted by Falmouth University’s Andy Wyatt (Digital Animation Programme Leader, industry consultant and […]

Title: Cross Channel Film Lab: The Distributor, Financier and Developer’s Perspective Location: AIR, Falmouth University Description: The distributor, financier and developer’s perspective on low budget VFX and Stereo 3D. Event in two parts: 18.00 – 19.00  Recorded presentation by Alex Stolz, (Distribution and Exhibition Executive, BFI) – overview of the current audience and market for […]