Rob Bredow of ILM will be at this years FMX 2019 in Germany to present the studio’s visual and physical effects work on Solo: A Star Wars Story.

The Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Immersive Media has announced that Rob Bredow, executive creative director and head of Industrial Light & Magic, will present the studio’s visual and physical effects work on Solo: A Star Wars Story, as well as speak about the business side of the industry at the Studio Insights track. The upcoming event, set for April 30 – May 3, 2019.

Rob Bredow – Solo: A Star Wars Story and Studio Insights

Bredow is responsible for the company’s overall creative strategy and global operations. At FMX 2019 he will give a presentation about the BAFTA and VES-nominated Solo: A Star Wars Story on which he most recently worked as visual effects supervisor and co-producer. He served as a creative partner to the filmmakers throughout the production, from the earliest story meetings to the final frames of visual effects.

Furthermore, he is also the first formally announced speaker at the Studio Insights track, being curated by Dave Gouge, head of marketing & publicity at Weta Digital. The track is focused on the business side of the industry where topics ranging from production, changing business models and new forms of content creation are discussed in an “in conversation” format.