Scanline VFX was founded in Munich in 1989, and now has studios in Montreal, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Seoul, London, Munich, and Stuttgart.
The company is noted for its complex, photorealistic effects and simulation work - including natural phenomena like fire, smoke, and water. Recent projects like The Meg, Game of Thrones, Justice League, and Aquaman to name a few, highlight our character and creature work. Scanline VFX worked on several major sequences in recent blockbuster films: Aquaman, Bumblebee, Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom, The Meg, Ant-Man and The Wasp, Black Panther, and Justice League.
Scanline was the recipient of a 2008 Scientific and Technical Achievement Academy Award in recognition of its proprietary, in-house fluid effects software, Flowline. In 2010, the company was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Achievement in Visual Effects for its work on director Clint Eastwood's Hereafter, for which it was the sole visual effects vendor.
ScanlineVFX further received a second Academy Award nomination for Captain America: The Winter Soldier, a BAFTA nomination for Iron Man 3, an Emmy Award for Game of Thrones, Season 4, and a Visual Effects Society (VES) Award for Hereafter, as well as multiple, additional VES Award nominations.
The company recently completed ~650 shots on Game of Thrones Season 8, on which it was a lead vendor, ~450 shots on Aquaman, ~600 shots on The Meg, ~400 shots on Black Panther, ~700 shots on Justice League, on which it was a lead vendor, handling multiple hero characters and vehicle assets, and several hundred shots on Captain Marvel, Bumblebee, Ant-Man and The Wasp, Tomb Raider, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2., Power Rangers, Batman v Superman, Furious 7, In the Heart of the Sea, Iron Man 3, and 300: Rise of an Empire.
Upcoming projects include X-Men Dark Phoenix, Spider-Man Far From Home, Terminator Dark Fate, Kong vs Godzilla, Gemini Man, The Joker, Midway, The Rescue, The Wrong Missy, Free Guy, and Black Widow.
Past credits also include Game of Thrones Season 8, Captain Marvel, Cosmos, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Furious 7, 300: Rise of an Empire, Transformers: The Last Knight, and the Academy Award-nominated Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.