Die Annie Awards 2017 – Hier sind die Gewinner!

Since 1972, ASIFA-Hollywood has hosted an annual awards ceremony to honor individuals who have made significant contributions to the art of animation. Originally designed to honor the lifetime achievements of legendary veterans of the field, the Annie Awards now recognizes the year’s best animated productions and outstanding individual achievements in the field of animation. Qualified members participate in the nomination process and final voting. The Annie Awards are regarded as animation’s highest honor, and the ceremony is one of ASIFA-Hollywood’s most prestigious and elegant events. Read more

Neu auf dem YTKanal der Filmakademie: Interview mit VES AWARD Winner 2016, Andreas Feix (CITIPATI)

Andreas Feix graduated from the Animationsinstitut at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg with his diploma film „Citipati.“ Today, Andreas Feix is a Visual Effects Artist at MPC Advertising in London. His diploma film „Citipati“ is currently nominated for an Annie Award in the „Best Student Film“ category – the ceremony takes place on February 4, 2017, in Los Angeles. More information about the Animationsinstitut here: www.animationsinstitut.de/en.

Das neue Demoreel 2016 von Andreas Feix


My demoreel for Summer 2016, featuring both compositing & 3D work I have done, using 3ds Max, V-Ray, Nuke, After Effects & a host of other programs & plugins.

Apologies for any bad cuts or mistakes, as this was quickly put together within one day for a special occasion, and I wanted to keep it under 2 minutes…

Hier die Website von Citipati!

CITIPATI von Andreas Feix und Francesco Faranna gewinnen den VES AWARD in der Kategorie Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project – Tanja Krampfert gewinnt mit INSIDE OUT in der Kategorie Outstanding Animated Performance in an Animated Feature

Herzlichen Glück an die  glücklichen Gewinner genauso wie an die übrigen N0minierten! Eine tolle Leistung!



Visual Effects Society Announces Winners of the 14th Annual VES Awards

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Leads Feature Film Wins with 4 Awards; The Good Dinosaur is Top Animated Film Winner; Games of Thrones and SSE Lead in Broadcast and Commercial Wins

Kate Mara, Zack Snyder, Michael Pena, Terry Crews, Portia Doubleday and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Join Overflow Crowd of VFX Artists, Innovators and Industry VIPs

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Citipati VFX / Animation – Behind the Scenes

Nominated: VES AWARD 2016  „outstanding visual effects in a student project“

We are very happy that we can finally show you some footage and before/after material of our graduation film „Citipati“. The about 7 min long full CG short kept us busy for a lot of time, but we are happy with the result and very proud to be nominated by the Visual Effects Society for „outstanding visual effects in a student project“ – among 2 other projects of the Filmakademie (cheers guys!). Tough competition this year! You can watch the entire film in stereoscopic 3D and dolby atmos at our school presentation later this year! At this point also special thanks to the core team Andreas Feix, Petteri Sainio and Michael Böger. And also some special people for their contribution and support: Natalia Freitas, Pia Auteried , Manolya Kül and Agon Ushaku – everybody is welcome to share the news!!!!  Thanks again to everybody!

Francesco Farranna

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Einfach toll: Drei der vier VES-Nominierten für die Auszeichnung „Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project“ sind Diplomprojekte des Animationsinstituts in Ludwigsburg

Tolle Neuigkeiten aus Los Angeles: Die Visual Effects Society hat die Nominierungen für die 14. VES Awards bekannt gegeben. Drei der vier Nominierten für die Auszeichnung „Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project“ sind Diplomprojekte des Animationsinstituts. Für die Verleihung am 2. Februar heißt es also Trommelwirbel und Daumendrücken für:

Skal (Regie Marco Hakenjos / Producer Christian Zehetmeier)


Citipati (Regie Andreas Feix / Producer Francesco Faranna) 


JAGON (VFX Supervisor Julian Weiß / VFX Producer Tobias Müller).


Allen Beteiligten einen Riesenglückwunsch! Toll!


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