FMX 2021: blend of classic animation and live action brings Tom & Jerry into real world

FMX 2021 is fast approaching. The conference schedule is almost complete. FMX has been giving sneak peeks of the presentations. Among the many highlights of the program, FMX talked about three presentations: From 2D to 3D: The Craft of Tom & Jerry; Concept Art Track; and FMX Studio Program. The conference will kick off with … Read more

FMX announces speakers for its first online conference

FMX has confirmed first lineup of speakers for its first online edition from May 4 to May 6, 2021. The theme of this year’s virtual show is “Reimagine Tomorrow.” Due to coronavirus pandemic outbreak last year, people adopted remote and virtual workflows around the world. FMX 2021 will be offering live sessions, presentations, discussions, and … Read more

FMX features Phil Tippett in conversation

FMX summer program features interviews and presentations from the past and present. The FMX conference continues this year as a digital production and is combining the greatest hits with new content. Coming up, FMX will feature “A Phantasmagorical Journey with Phil Tippett,” Monday, July 20, 8 PM CET/11 AM PST on One of our … Read more

The beat goes on… Highlights of FMX 1994–2020

The Filmakademie’s Animationinstitut has kicked off a regular live show called Highlights of FMX. The program announcement says this: “together with the FMX Community, we want to bridge the time until we can all meet again at FMX 2021. Every two weeks, we bring together outstanding personalities of FMX and invite our community to participate in a unique live exchange.

Animation at FMX 2019

The founding theme of the FMX conference in Stuttgart is special effects, but as the conference has evolved, driven by the energy of the students who attend, and the creativity of industry professionals and developers, it has expanded to recognize the contribution from all forms of art and the role of technology innovation. The conference includes game development, virtual production,