BA (Hons) coursesVisual Effects Design and Production

Level 6 students work experience with Framestore

BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production Student Course news – Published 11th Sep 17

Paul Hilton, Course Leader of BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production, visited Soho in early September to catch up with some of the students from the course who have spent the summer working on some of the years biggest movies due for release shortly.

Paul was very proud to see students from the first cohort achieving employment in the industry so far ahead of graduating, and caught up with Fin McRuvie, Corin Pearce and Kyle Mercer. 

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VFX students work on Marvel’s Doctor Strange

BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production Student Course news / Industry news – Published 10th Feb 17

BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production students were recently given the chance to work on Marvel’s Doctor Strange.

The students had just completed the first year of their three year degree when the opportunity presented itself. Recommended by two of the course’s teaching staff, who both work full time for Framestore, the students were deemed as ‘production ready’ and hit the ground running.

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BIC hosts Animated Women UK workshop

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Visual Effects Design and Production Course news / Industry News – Published 22nd Sep 16

As part of this year’s BFX Festival, the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) will be hosting an exciting workshop about the experience of women in Animation.

Organised by Animated Women UK (AWUK) and BFX, the workshop will take place at 2pm on Friday 14th October and will be held in Bayview Room 1 of the BIC.

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Visual Effects course celebrates BFX Festival

BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production Course news / Inspire / Industry News – Published 15th Aug 16

BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production Course leader Paul Hilton and Senior lecturer Ian Fellows are running a workshop for the BFX Festival called ‘Martial the Art of VFX.’

BFX has been designed to celebrate and promote the visual effects, computer games and animation industry, inspire the next wave of talent and share the latest knowledge

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BFX competition challenges UK students to create standout animation

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Visual Effects Design and Production Student Course news / Inspire / Collaborate / Achieve / Industry News – Published 11th May 16

This summer, the BFX Competition (July 11th – August 26th 2016) is open to students or recent graduates of Visual Effects or Animation at any UK University or College.

BFX is a student competition, designed to give students direct exposure to cutting-edge practices and showcase their skills to some of the best supervisors, producers and artists in the VFX and animation industry.

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Celebrating over 50 years of Bournemouth Film School

Full Time courses Animation / Film / Graphic Design / Visual Communication / Visual Effects Design and Production Student Course news / Industry News

Bournemouth Film School, based at AUB, is celebrating over 50 years of excellence in Film, Animation and Visual Effects. To mark this special occasion, we are running a special competition in the lead up to the Oscars, celebrating our Alumni Movie Makers in the industry.

Students and alumni from BA (Hons) Visual Communication and BA (Hons) Graphic Design created the giant type for our ‘quotes in the sand’ competition, under the guidance of alumnus Mark Sephton of Creative Forager. The quotes were filmed in locations around Bournemouth Pier, using a drone – you can watch the BFS video here.

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