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400 VFX professionals attend union meeting!

Over 400 people who work in Londons Visual Effects industry attended a meeting set up by BECTU and its members. There were talks by representatives of BECTU and vfx union members about how unionisation can help not only the people

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Happy Holidays! It’s the Thursday VFX Lunch Meet!

Come along to the Plaza, Oxford Street from 1:00-2:00pm today for our weekly networking hang out! This will be the last one for 2015 but we’ll be back stronger than ever with some exciting stuff for the new year on

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Do supervisors / producers qualify for union membership?

Absolutely! Anyone in the UK VFX industry is welcome to join us, regardless of nationality, company or job. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a runner, a supervisor, a producer, an artist or a coder – if you agree with us,

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Then and Now

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I like the idea, but I don’t want to make a fuss – do I really have to join?

Firstly, remember that no one’s asking you to stick your neck out personally, as BECTU’s membership is completely confidential. Talks with the VFX companies are handled by experienced BECTU negotiators – not by individual VFX artists. Secondly, there’s no middle

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VFX Lunchtime Meetup @ The Plaza, Oxford Street

Today is a rainy day. Today we will be meeting in the food court at The Plaza 120 Oxford Street, W1D 1LT in the food court from 1:00-2:00. Look for the green flag! That is all.

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Jurassic Church – Thurs 1:00pm

  Every Thursday from 1:00-2:00 we gather in the courtyard of St. Anne’s Church (a.k.a. “Jurassic Church” on Wardour Street nr. Shaftesbury Avenue) for an informal vfx lunchtime meetup. Visual effects BECTU members and people who just work in visual effect

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VFX Lunchtime forecast for today: Warm and Sunny!

It’s going to be a pretty nice day today – why not pop down to the VFX Lunchtime Meetup in Soho to take advantage of the last few gasps of the British summer? Grab yourself a sandwich, some sushi or whatever

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Prod Coord Life

Just another day in the VFX studio http://foreverprodcoord.tumblr.com/post/120446010076/me-and-my-prod-team-whenever-the-client-says-a See more here: Prod Coord Life

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