FRAME X FRAME

Frame X Frame Video

Dive into a world of creativity! C’mon, you know you want to . . .

From June 4, 2014, to August 23, 2015, you can check out Frame X Frame: Animated Film at the National Film Board (NFB) presented at Quebec City’s Musée de la civilisation. This exhibit is in place to honour the NFB and the 75 incredible years they have contributed to the advancement and promotion of homegrown films and filmmakers.

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Vancouver Welcomes SIGGRAPH 2014

See VFS at SIGGRAPH Booth 1133

For those of us at VFS who are immersed in the ocean of animation and visual effects, SIGGRAPH is like a family reunion and a backstage pass at a concert, all rolled into one. VFS has always maintained a close relationship with the industry, and SIGGRAPH is a fantastic opportunity to be inspired by the work of our colleagues and alumni, and to exchange ideas about the future of animation and visual effects.

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Transform and Roll Out!

Transformers: Age of Extinction opens in theatres today! This Transformers reboot will reportedly kickstart a brand-new trilogy and make Optimus Prime fans very happy. And if that weren’t enough, Mark Wahlberg is stepping in to play the title character. With a mega-budget of 165 million, this film looks all kinds of crazy — the good kind. I mean, have you seen those Dinobots!? Needless to say, we can’t wait.

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Modern Love

Modern Love at the New York Times

Ah, love. Whether you have it, you’re looking for it, or you’ve lost it, love is a universal truth that has us all connected. The New York Times has a tremendous column called Modern Love that combines personal essays, illustrators, and animation. All work in beautiful harmony to communicate some powerful storytelling. The honesty of these authors will disarm you – promise!

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