JAN KARLSTRÖM

JAN
KARLSTRÖM

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  • company

    Swiss VFX

  • position

    Senior VFX Supervisor

  • website

    www.swiss.se

about the jury

Jan Karlström is an award winning Visual Effects Supervisor with over 25 years experience in the visual effects industry. This has given him opportunities to cover everything from Super Bowl commercials to large VFX-driven feature films.

Originally trained as a CG animator and VFX artist, he joined the Swedish based VFX studio Swiss International in 2003 and has since then, in close collaboration with renowned visionary directors, played an integral role in delivering numerous awards and nominations for his and his team’s work.

He has a deep desire to explore the boundaries and bring new visual ideas as part of every production and his commitment to excellence in visual effects continues to set industry standards.

Jan’s long time in the industry and dedication to his craft have also transformed him into a mentor, guiding the next generation of visual effects artists to embrace innovation, power of imagination and artistic integrity.