Filmgate VFX is part of Filmgate-Films - providing a broad range of services including Co-producing, Commercials and IT innovations.
We take on full VFX intensive feature films as well as short on demand formats, even down to a single shot that needs that final touch. Our 10+ years experience in the digital media business combined with our in-house VFX pipeline written in Python guarantees an efficient and reliable workflow. Services we offer:
The following pages describes how to prepare and send us a request for work, review and get the shots delivered back to you.
Filmgate offers on demand VFX services, with fast turn around times, to get your film finished on time. Simply fill in and send us the VFX excel sheet together with all available reference material.
When we have worked out the terms of project and we received an approval of our offer, Filmgate is ready to take on the work. Next step would be to upload the footage/material to us.
Upon project launch, you will get access to SFTP|HTTPS://transfer.filmgate-films.com with instructions on how to proceed upload material. To be able to as efficient as possible, and depending on the task, we require as much material and metadata provided as possible:
For detailed turnover information, please refer to the Filmgate Transfer Manual. When the upload has finished, notify us by E-mail and we will start import the material into our VFX pipeline. Our artists will then start working and send back shots for your approval.
Usually, we send a list of shots to review at the end of a work day. Review takes place online using the built in review tool in our project management system. Quicktime proxies for review and the high resolution images will also be made available on our SFTP server. Please note that the high resolution images will have watermarks burned in. These watermarks will be removed upon successful payment of invoice.
When the project is finished, we will send the invoice and are in stand by to deliver the final images.
When the VFX work is done, an invoice will be sent by E-mail. The invoice can be paid using bank wire transfer or by credit card using PayPal.
The pricing of our services varies depending on task complexity and the heads up you give us. That beeing said, our standard rates stretches from €100 - €200 per hour.
When invoice payment has been verified, a final delivery will be released providing the images once more without watermarks this time. If there are any further work to be done, it will be stated in a separate offer from Filmgate, covered by an additional invoice.
Filmgate offers the possibility to bring equipment and help out on-set or join an existing post production team in Gothenburg region, at a daily rate. Travel costs, licenses and cleanly installed Mac or PC workstation included.
Our friends @ Stiller Studios provide a complete Green screen studio equipped with several calibrated Motion Control rigs and a Motion Capture system allowing precise control and data retreival for your most advanced shots.
Contact us below for availability and pricing.
Feel free to call us or E-mail us questions regarding our services, support issues or proposals for improvements!