VFX, Animation Studio Framestore Launches Pre-Production Services Unit (Exclusive)

Visual effects and animation studio Framestore, which won Oscars for “The Golden Compass,” “Gravity” and “Blade Runner 2049,” and whose recent work includes “Avengers: Endgame” and “Spider-Man: Far From Home” in movies, and “His Dark Materials” and “Watchmen” in TV, has launched Fps, which offers a suite of pre-production services.The move sees the company’s previs, virtual production, techvis and postvis services built out, and aligned with Framestore’s art department, virtual production team and R&d unit, and integrated with the company’s VFX and animation teams.

The move builds on its previous work, and the knowledge gained during its eight-year joint venture with visualization company The Third Floor in London.The team behind Fps (Framestore Pre-production Services) is led by Alex Webster, who joins as managing director, pre-production services, from running The Third Floor.

He will report to Fiona Walkinshaw, Framestore’s global managing director, film.Webster

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