Screen Scene VFX nominated for Royal Television Society ‘Craft & Design’ Award November 5, 2015


In a first for Irish VFX, Screen Scene have been nominated for a Royal Television Society ‘Craft & Design’ Award for our work on the third season of Tiger Aspect’s blood splattered police procedural,  Ripper Street!

Spread over 27 categories, the RTS Craft and Design Awards recognise ‘the huge variety of skills that go into programme production, from costume design to multicamera work and VFX.

Nominated in the category of Best ‘Effects- Digital’ for the Ripper Street Series Three episode ‘Whitechapel Terminus’, Screen Scene VFX Supervisor Ed Bruce was jubilant when the news broke yesterday evening; “I’m delighted for both Tiger Aspect and the entire SSVFX team for this latest nomination— there were many incredible artists that worked on this show and its great to see them get the recognition they so truly deserve! It being the first RTS award nomination for an Irish VFX Company, we’re proud to continue representing Irish VFX at the highest international level.”

SSVFX were solely responsible for all the Visual Effects on Ripper Street Series Three, with Visual Effects Supervisor Ed Bruce overseeing his fantastic team here at our Dublin headquarters as well as providing the on-set supervision with VFX Coordinator Nicholas Murphy. The in-house team were managed and scheduled by VFX Producer Alan Collins and his VFX Coordinator Kenneth Coyne.

The winners of the RTS Craft and Design awards will be announced at a ceremony hosted by comedian Susan Calman on the 30 November at the London Hilton Park Lane. Ed Bruce, Alan Collins & Nicholas Murphy will be in attendance to represent Screen Scene VFX as the named nominees on the night.

Screen Scene would like to wish both Tiger Aspect and all our VFX crew a hardy congratulations on the well deserved nomination!

SSVFX’s upcoming projects include, ITV’s ‘The Frankenstein Chronicles‘, the screen adaptation of Ken Follett’s best selling novel ‘A Dangerous Fortune’ and the eagerly anticipated fourth and fifth series of ‘Ripper Street’.