The VFX Festival The Future

Escape to the Metaverse: a day of virtual production and virtual worlds. For professionals and students looking to develop their knowledge about changes taking place in the creative industries.  

It seems everyone in the screen industries is discussing the metaverse and its future impact on entertainment. Web 3.0 and new visualisation technologies promise new ways to consume through our screens and interact with each other. Escape Studios has got together some of the experts and organisations working in different ways to make 3D immersive experiences a reality. We will look at the new skills that are needed and talk about how you might become a virtual world builder too. 

The 2022 event schedule is packed with exciting sessions featuring our expert tutors and experienced guest speakers from industry. 

Thursday 10th March, 10am - 3:15pm.

Astronauts floating in a rocket


PLEASE NOTE: Programme is subject to change 


Covid-secured facilities 

All face-to-face (physical) events will take place in accordance with the government Covid-19 guidelines. We are all responsible for ensuring our own safety and safety of others while visiting the venue and attending face-to-face events. To ensure the safety of all visitors we ask everyone to please carefully read through the Health & Safety information before booking and attending the festival. For more information about Health & Safety please go to


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About the organiser: Escape Studios

From VFX to Game Art, Animation to Motion Graphics, Escape Studios is recognised for supplying the industry with fresh studio-ready talent through a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses developed by industry experts.

Now approved and endorsed internationally as an Unreal Engine Authorized Training Center, as well as both Rookies and Houdini certified schools, we take students with raw talent and shape them into the creative professionals demanded by today’s employers.