The Industry in Numbers

The QFTC compiles industry statistics each year to measure the growth of business volume and employment.

+33,000

+400,000

Production Volume

25,000

Number of
Projects

+6,000

$951 K

Production Volume in 2021

+200

Projects per year in Quebec

$76,600

Annual Median
Salary

+40

Studios in Quebec

Are you a visual effects and/or animation studio in Quebec? Become a member and receive annual data on salary and benefits trends.

VFX production volume over the years

Animation production volume over the years

Our Services

VFX and Animation Committees

The QFTC brings together its members in two working committees, one dedicated to visual effects and the other to animation, in order to work together to identify the sector’s priority issues and develop concrete projects to address them. Would you like to participate in these committees? Contact us to find out more.

Representation

The QFTC acts as a representative of the visual effects and animation industry with government authorities in order to share the needs and issues of its stakeholders. It conducts studies and compiles statistical data to inform the government and its members of current trends. It also makes sure to identify opportunies for the sector’s growth and works with institutions and companies to implement them.

Networking

The office offers its members networking opportunities through its various activities throughout the year: committees and meetings, conferences and activities, professional events, etc. It also promotes collaboration among its members by identifying opportunities and facilitating the creation of business links between its collaborators.

Training

The QFTC collaborates with Synthese and Quebec training institutions to promote careers and trades in visual effects and animation. In addition, it offers its member studios various training opportunities specific to their needs. The QFTC also coordinates a mentoring program for graduates in VFX and Animation. Contact us for more information.

Talents In Quebec

In collaboration with its members, the QFTC develops various initiatives to attract, train and support talent by promoting diversity, inclusion and well-being at work.

Immigration /
Attracting New Talent

The QFTC’s team regularly meets with the federal and provincial governments in order to find common solutions to the growing need for talents in visual effects and animation in Quebec.

Training

The QFTC collaborates with Synthèse, training institutions and research centers to develop the skills of our talent and foster innovation. Are you a training institution in the sector? Contact us to join our initiatives.

Diversity, Inclusion
and Mental Health

Trainings and workshops are offered to our member studios on a regular basis to promote the inclusion of all identities within the industry. A series on mental health in VFX and Animation is also available – Season 2 coming soon!

The QFTC also promotes the VFX and animation sector on a national and international scale.

Promotions

Professional Events

The office is the co-organizer of CAFÉ, a professional event dedicated to the VFX and Animation sectors. Click on the link below to learn more about the 2022 edition!

Trade Missions / Famtours

The QFTC organizes international trade missions with its members to promote Quebec’s exceptional production services. It also organizes FamTours (familiarization tours) by inviting producers to Quebec to help them discover its assets and its companies.

EVENTS

21
Jun
General Annual Assembly and 15th anniversary reception
Cinémathèque québécoise, Montréal

General Annual Assembly and 15th anniversary reception

7
Jun
CAFÉ
Centre des Sciences, Montréal

CAFÉ

21
Jun
General Annual Assembly and 15th anniversary reception
Cinémathèque québécoise, Montréal

General Annual Assembly and 15th anniversary reception

7
Jun
CAFÉ
Centre des Sciences, Montréal

CAFÉ

Mission

Promote companies, schools and job offers in visual effects and animation in Quebec.

The VFX-Montreal.com website also features news from our member studios and publishes episodes of our mental health series “ReIgnite Yourself”.

Services

The Visual Effects and Animation Glossary is a free tool, accessible to all, designed to promote the use of correct French terminology in the visual effects and animation industry.