Dimension’s lineup for BFX Festival 2023

November 16, 2023 • 2 minute read

Dimension is headed to Bournemouth University’s BFX Festival, where talent and enthusiasts come together for an inspirational week in VFX, animation, and gaming.

From November 20th to 25th, BFX has curated an impressive lineup of masterclasses, exclusive screenings, insightful industry discussions, hands-on workshops, and tailored recruitment events for the next wave of talent. Take a look below at how Dimension is involved in this year’s festival of events.

Exclusive screening: Fireworks

“Fireworks” is a political thriller directed by the double-Oscar-winning Paul Franklin. Filmed within an LED volume, this state-of-the-art short film stars Charlotte Riley and promises to keep you on the edge of your seat. 

Tues Nov 21 | 10:15 – 10:30 AM BST | Hilton Bournemouth, PhoxTrott

Speaker session: Volumetric capture and digital humans in real-time and film production

At the centre of Whitney Houston biopic “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” are performances with crowds upwards of 70,000 people, taking place over a period of 40 years. Callum Macmillan and Simon Windsor present the collaborative new process using volumetric video to generate these authentic audiences, and explore the potential for advanced digital humans in film and TV.

Wed 22 Nov | 11.00 – 11.50 AM | The Hilton, Bournemouth PhoxTrott

Recruitment day: Explore career opportunities

Meet us in person. Whether you're passionate about crafting stylised characters, building epic virtual worlds, or creating jaw-dropping virtual productions, we want to chat to you. 

Mark your calendars for the packed-out week and secure your spot. Register here.

Fri Nov 24 | 10:00 – 16:00 PM | Talbot Campus, Poole Gateway Building, Sound Stage