Who We Are

VFX Ireland (formerly VFXAI) was established in 2018 by Ireland’s leading Visual Effects companies; EGG VFX, Piranha Bar, Outer Limits, SSVFX and Windmill Lane. Element Post & VFX joined the group in 2022.

 

Our studios have an established track record for delivering award-winning VFX work, with credits and awards across a wide range of genres, in episodic drama and feature film. The organisation promotes Ireland’s VFX projects internationally, while taking a leading role training the next generation of artists. VFX Ireland takes a leading role training the next generation of artists, working closely with Third level institutions, Screen Skills Ireland, Creative & Cultural Industries Skillnet & CMAI

VFX Ireland Vision

VFX Ireland fosters a strong sense of collaboration among member companies and other film oriented businesses. Our members have worked together successfully on multiple projects, sharing assets and pipeline.

Our members are a key element in a dynamic, evolving industry, in a commercially and creatively strategic location. We showcase the work to potential clients around the world, highlighting the skill base, and underlining the financial and operational benefits of utilising Irish resources.

VFX Ireland is dedicated to building and maintaining Ireland’s reputation as a VFX and film powerhouse, with the skills and the vision to lead. We encourage ongoing training, balancing experience, training and career growth throughout the industry. For most of our teams VFX is a vocation and we are committed to 

VFX Ireland is a key component of the local content ecosystem, building Ireland’s reputation as a highly skilled, innovation-led destination for digital effects. Through strong relationships, VFX Ireland actively advocates responsible, sustainable working practices among members, suppliers and partners. We are committed to work that is ecologically, economically, technically and socially sustainable.

 In keeping with Ireland’s reputation for creativity and learning, VFX Ireland works with educators and training academies to ensure industry-savvy courses and an ongoing supply of new talent. We are committed to supporting the next generation of talent and

Working closely with state agencies such as Screen Ireland, Enterprise Ireland and the IDA, VFX Ireland is committed to making Ireland a premium destination for productions from across the world

VFX Ireland Board

Dave Burke

MD Piranha Bar

Dhruba Banerjee

Dhruba Banerjee -MD Egg VFX

Catherine Synnott

CEO Windmill Lane

Jake Walshe

CEO Screen Scene Group

Eugene McCrystal

MD Outer Limits

Bernard Rogan

Bernard Rogan

MD Element VFX & Post

Our Partners