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.
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
In Vancouver, over 60 studios make up the VFX and Animation industry, making it the world’s largest cluster of domestic and foreign-owned studios. 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.