Dennis Hoffman has joined Framestore’s Montreal location as senior VP. He will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of the facility. Long-time industry vet Hoffman will be working closely with joint worldwide managing directors/presidents of film Fiona Walkinshaw and Matt Fox to refine Framestore’s multi-city production pipeline, while growing the capability of the Montreal studio. The VFX studio has locations in London, New York, Los Angeles and Montreal.
Over the years, Hoffman has held executive positions at a number of big-time visual effects facilities, including Digital Domain, Cinesite, Method and Dream Quest Images. He has been involved in many VFX projects, including Flags of Our Fathers and Changeling (VES Award winners for supporting VFX), as well as VFX Oscar nominees Mighty Joe Young and Armageddon, VES nominee Invictus and Earth 2, an Emmy Award-winner for best VFX. In addition, Hoffman is a founding member of the VES and currently serves on its board in Los Angeles as well as the board of the Vancouver section.