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SPARK FX Schedule Updated

We’re pleased to welcome the team behind the magic of Tim Miller’s Terminator: Dark Fate to the SPARK FX conference (14 – 16 February, 2020). From reimagining the liquid metal effects to the de-aging of Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger, the team was tasked with a wide range of effects and they’ll be talking about all of them.



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Show your love for VFX!

On Friday, 14 February 2020, come to the opening night of the conference.

Join speakers, colleagues and friends for bites, drinks and a special panel where you can get candid with our panel of VFX supervisors!



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Passes + Ticket Information

Weekend passes are $100 and include access to all sessions on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, including opening night mixer.

Buy with friends and save $10. Group rate only available via advance online purchase.

Individual session tickets are $20 (unless otherwise noted).

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Register Now SPARK FX Career Fair

Searching for your next job? Want to learn more about what’s out there?

Registration is now open for the first career fair of 2020!

Taking place Saturday, 15 February, 2020 from 9:30 am to 5 pm, this is your opportunity to meet face-to-face with recruiters from some of the industry’s top studios.

Participating exhibitors include:

  • Animal Logic
  • Atomic Cartoons
  • BRON Animation
  • Cinesite
  • CVD VFX
  • DNEG
  • Framestore
  • Industrial Light & Magic (ILM)
  • Langara Centre for Entertainment Arts
  • Mainframe Studios
  • Pixomondo
  • Rodeo FX
  • Scanline VFX
  • Sony Pictures Imageworks
  • Weta Digital
  • WildBrain Studios
  • Zoic Studios

Registration is free.

For more information and to register, visit the career fair page.

Register Now







Hotel Deal for SPARK Attendees

Planning on attending SPARK and need a place to stay a stone’s throw from the venue? We are pleased to welcome returning partner, the OPUS Hotel as the official hotel of SPARK FX 2020.

Located in Yaletown, the OPUS is not only walking distance from the venue, but also central to a variety of restaurants, pubs, and the Sea Wall. SkyTrain is located across the street for easy travel to and from the airport.

Register today to receive the SPARK preferred rate!




Community News




Vancouver Animation Network Mixer

The first Vancouver Animation Network mixer of the year is taking place Friday, 31 January 2020. The free event is a great way to meet industry peers, share stories, tips, ideas or simply hang out with friends and make new ones.

The mixer kicks off at 6:30 pm at the St. Regis Bar & Grill and includes free pizza, 15% discount on alcohol, 10% discount on food and a 50/50 raffle.

Bonus! Attendees will have chance to win one of two SPARK FX conference passes!

For more info and to RSVP, visit the event page.




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