Netflix / Fate: The Winx Saga

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Freefolk is delighted to announce their delivery of a significant award of VFX as lead vendor for season two of Netflix series, Fate: The Winx Saga.

Dave Houghton, who the Freefolk team worked with previously on Cursed for Netflix, was the overall VFX Supervisor. The Freefolk crew were led by VFX Supervisor, Steve Murgatroyd, CG Supervisor, Harin Hirani, and VFX Executive Producer, Meg Guidon.

The team were tasked with creating numerous ethereal elements for the series including fire, water, ice, air bubbles, writhing muscles, glowing veins, vines, a protective magical barrier for Alfea College and a portal as well as as an elaborate banqueting hall ceiling adorned with mangrove like tree roots.

  • Creator Brian Young
  • Agency/Client Netflix
  • Based on the Winx Club Series created by Iginio Straffi
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  • Executive Producers Brian Young
    Judy Counihan
    Kris Thykier
    Cristiana Buzzeli
    Joanne Lee
    Lis Steele
  • Co-Executive Producer Shaina Fewell
  • Producer Macdara Kelleher
    John Kevill
  • DOP Manoel C Ferreira
  • Visual Effects Supervisor David Houghton
  • Line Producer Edmund Sampson
  • Production Manager Ciara McGowan
  • 1st AD Andy Mannion
  • 2nd AD Sarah Beth Moylan
    Tash Montlake
  • Visual Effects Producer David Stephens
  • Post Production Supervisor Pete Oldham
  • Freefolk Visual Effects Supervisor Steve Murgatroyd
  • CG Supervisor Harin Hirani
  • Nuke Supervisor Simon-Pierre Puech
  • Executive Producer Meg Guidon
  • Line Producer George Butler
  • Production Assistant Regan Perry
  • Concept Artist Mikkel Frandsen
  • Generalists Jansen McCord
    Maria Carriedo
    Kyra Nate-Collen
    Josh Barlow
    Guy Frutiger
    Daniel Kupisinski
    Lewys Rhodes
    Nelson Barros
  • Houdini Fadjr Mehiris
    Sam Howell
    Sebastian Zaniewski
    Alessandro Costa,
  • Nuke Rob Sheridan
    Qian Han
    Mauro Nodari
    Cam Shanks
  • Animator Rory Marchant
    Petroc Menuhin
    Ivan Xavier
    Conor Ryan
  • VFX Editor Luke Greig
    Puru Jothi
  • Intern Josh Hockey