Following the exciting news of an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role for our work on The Alienist, we are very pleased to announce Jan Høgevold joining as Bidding Producer for our Film & TV VFX department.
A career in film and TV spanning over two decades, Jan offers a broad range of experience across visual effects production, digital intermediates, colour management, quality control and film delivery, building post-production facilities, workflow pipelines, managing large teams of artists and technicians and pitching for and bidding new projects.
Formerly a VFX and Digital Intermediate Producer at Framestore and with an extensive technical background, Jan has worked on numerous features, most notably, Troy (Warner Bros.), Casino Royale (Eon Productions), Die Another Day (Eon Productions), V for Vendetta (Warner Bros.), The Voyage of the Dawn Treader for Walden Media/20th Century Fox, where he was DI Supervisor.
Managing Director, Justine White who wanted to bolster Freefolk’s TV team with a carefully selected combination of experience and talent commented, 'Jan has extensive knowledge and expertise gathered over many years in the industry making him a perfect addition to grow and develop our longform department. This on top of an Emmy nomination is just fantastic.'
Recent Film & TV work includes VFX for Whitney, a feature length documentary about the life of Whitney Houston, directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald, and a BAFTA VFX nomination for Emerald City (Universal Television).