From mdh graduate to award-winning VFX supervisor


Markus Frank, a graduate of the Digital Film Design program at the Mediadesign University of Applied Sciences, has taken a remarkable path to success with his talent for visual effects. As Head of VFX-Department / VFX-Supervisor at Cine Chromatix, he and his team won the German Film Award 2023 in the category "Best Visual Effects" for the film "Nothing New in the West". Additionally, he was nominated in the same category with the film "Die Schule der magischen Tiere 2".

In addition to this success, Markus Frank and his team were also nominated for the Oscar in 2023 in the category "Best Visual Effects" with the film "Nothing New in the West".

Inspiring career

Markus Frank graduated from mdh in 2014 and is now Head of VFX Department / VFX Supervisor at Cine Chromatix, responsible for a 25-person team and exciting projects.

The alumnus' success story illustrates how a solid education at mdh can pave the way to a promising career in the film industry. Frank's work and talent have made him a sought-after VFX specialist who inspires the film world with his visual effects.