The Digital Entertainment & Interactive (DE&I) industry includes the booming Visual Effects (VFX) and Animation sector. From the world’s first CG TV series on ABC to a succession of recent major animated feature films and highly rated television series, Vancouver has established itself as a truly world-leading centre of VFX & animation talent and technology. The industry has a long track record of producing cutting edge animated content ranging from award-winning shorts to internationally renowned series and feature films.
In Vancouver, over 60 studios make up the VFX and Animation industry, comprising the world’s largest cluster of domestic and foreign-owned studios.
Why do VFX & Animation Studios Choose Vancouver?
- Impressive and ever-increasing concentration of companies and talent, matched by first-rate infrastructure
- Collaborative and close-knit environment, naturally fostered by the city’s compact design
- Proximity to major industry hubs in the US, including Los Angeles, Silicon Valley, and Seattle
- Business-friendly climate, tax incentives and outstanding quality of life