The Best 3D Animation Studios in Canada

Looking for a top 3D animation company in Canada?

3D Animation companies can be particularly challenging to find, and making sure a firm is the right fit for your company can cause even more stress.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top 3D animation studios in Canada. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Canada 3D Animation Studios

  • 1

    BKDSN

    BKDSN is a visual content agency that was founded in 2007 and is based in Montreal, Canada. They have two employees experienced in video production, web development, and print design for various small, mid-size and large companies, primarily in advertising and marketing. Services include product visualization, computer-generated imagery, 3D modelling, compositing, and color grading.

    Notable Project

    BKDSN rendered 3D and CGI content for interactive promotional purposes for an automotive company. They also supported the client with web development and management. The videos created by BKDSN increased revenue, social media engagement, and product awareness and were used in sales pitches.

    “The videos for our 2012 product launches made a significant impact at a major trade show. During the event, the videos achieved impressive industry attention and helped us secure $10 million in new business. Our sales team continues to leverage those videos, which are currently earning tens of thousands of hits on YouTube.” – Marketing Director, Automotive Company

    Former clients
    Audi
    Rolaids
    EZ Stud Out
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Montréal,, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Oranje

    Oranje is a video production firm that is located in Vallee-Jonction, Canada, and founded in 2011. Its team of 17 employees specializes in video production, digital strategy, and content marketing services to its clients. Oranje primarily works with mid-market sized clients from the manufacturing industry.  

    Notable Project

    A chemical cleaning product company has hired Oranje to develop videos for 3 different marketing campaigns. The videos included animation, storyboards, and motion design features. Oranje also provided marketing strategy advice for producing and promoting their videos. The client was very impressed with the videos produced by the team at Oranje. 

    "They did a great job of understanding our message and translating it into the videos in a way that’s interesting and informative. They were very succinct in their messaging, the animations were on point, the motion design was well executed, their music selections were great, and they incorporated our feedback very effectively. "  –Product Manager, Chemical Cleaning Company 

    Former clients
    Soprema
    Canam Group
    Air Canada
    Procycle
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Vallee Jonction, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    25 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Simple Story Videos

    Simple Story Videos is a video design agency located in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2011, Simple Story Videos' team of approximately 10 employees offers video production, marketing strategy, and broadcast video services. Simple Story Videos works with clients of all sizes from the business services, advertising, and information technology industries. 

    Notable Project

    Simple Story Videos created two explanatory videos for a medical device company. Both of the videos featured animation. Since launch, both videos have received hundreds of views and have been prominently featured in the client's digital campaigns. The client was impressed with Simple Story Videos' organization and project management skills. 

    "They did a very good job with project management. That’s one of the things they have done best. They have a good understanding of how to lead companies and customers through the process in order to get what they need." - VP Sales, Medical Device Company 

    Former clients
    Walmart
    Coca-Cola
    HomeAdvisor
    Bell Canada
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Ottawa, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Cloud in the Sky Studios

    Cloud in the Sky Studios is a media production firm located in Ottowa, Canada. Founded in 2010, Cloud in the Sky Studios' small team of 4 employees specializes in video production. 

    Notable Project

    Cloud in the Sky Studios was hired by a computer software company to produce a series of videos for the organization. They provided storyboard, creative, and production services for each video. The videos featured live action and animation shots that client uses for both trade shows and features on its website and social channels. The client was impressed with the team at Cloud in the Sky Studios flexibility and ability to meet complex deadlines. 

    "We have challenging deadlines and a rigorous approval process. Cloud in the Sky has been very flexible and adaptive to our process and timeline. I'll let them know when I need something for review and approval, and they’re always able to work within those confines." – Marketing and Communications Manager, Computer Software Company 

    Former clients
    NBA
    Blackberry;QNX
    Bank of Canada
    NAV Canada
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Ottawa, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Explainify

    Explainify is a video production company located in Fayetteville, Ark. Its team of 5 employees has been specializing in video production and marketing strategy since its founding in 2012.  

    Notable Project

    A methodologies firm hired Explainify to produce videos to use during employee and client interviews. Explainify produced a 30-second animated explainer video and a broader client-facing video. They also provided backend development, lighting, music, and camera makeup. The client was impressed with Explainify's flexibility. 

    "They allowed us to have more creative license than other firms. Some firms like to control the creative process and script. While they helped write it and laid things out, they didn't put a lot of pressure on us to acquiesce to what they were trying to do." –Founder, Methodologies Firm 

    Former clients
    Coca-Cola
    The Mars Agency
    General Electric
    Tyson
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Timelapse Film Media House Inc.

    Timelapse Film Media House Inc. is a production company based in Vancouver. They have a team of around 10 employees and were founded in 2015. They provide video production and branding services.  

    Notable Project

    Timelapse Film Media House Inc. created a high-level marketing and sales video for a digital banking company. They used an existing script, filmed and edited the video, and delivered a completed video. The final video was well-received by the internal team and attendees at an annual conference. 

    "The Timelapse team was also very responsive by email or phone, and open to our creative team working alongside them when needed to be efficient." – Project Team Lead, Digital Banking Company

    Former clients
    Central 1 Credit Union
    BC Hydro
    Telus World of Science
    Aurora Cannabis
    Yamaha
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Six Degrees Productions

    Six Degrees Productions is a full-service media production agency headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, and with a second location in Bryanston, South Africa. Founded in 2005, their team of fewer than 10 employees offers video production, social media content creation, video ads, graphic design, and more mainly to mid-market clients across various industries.   

    Notable Project

    Six Degrees Productions worked on creating marketing and social media videos for boosting a new boutique fitness studio's recognition. Their team produced short video clips of the studio's opening event as well as workout sessions which helped the client gain more exposure. High-quality outputs and quick turnaround time are highlights of the collaboration.  

    "Their videos and interviews were extremely high-quality, clear, and professionally done." – Owner, Boutique Fitness Studio

    Former clients
    Standard Bank
    Fit Body Bootcamp
    Thomson Reuters
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    4.7
    4.7
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Rocketwheel

    A video production company based in San Francisco, Rocketwheel was founded in 2007. Their team of fewer than 10 employees primarily services enterprise and midmarket businesses in industries such as health care and medical, advertising and marketing, and business services.

    Notable Project

    Rocketwheel created an animated explainer video for a financial services company’s newest product. The video served to educate customers on the benefits and uses of the product. The team’s final product was visually appealing and effective.

    “The videos were extremely successful in the launch of our product. They allowed for much faster and greater adoption and were used extensively during the sales and implementation processes.” — Vice President of Marketing, Financial Services Company

    Former clients
    Amazon
    Salesforce
    Bloomberg
    Dell
    Fidelity Investments
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Delta, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    23 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Intangible

    Intangible is a video production and marketing agency founded in 2013. Their team of 6 employees is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. They provide video production and digital strategy.

    Notable Project

    Intangible created a video for a behavioral economics firm. This personalized video shared the client’s vision and expertise with new parent and sister companies. They created a detailed scope of work and asked for feedback, keeping the client involved. The client was pleased with their easy and satisfying process.

    “Not only were they extremely efficient and a pleasure to work with, but they seemed to truly care about us achieving our goals.” – VP of Client Strategy, Behavioral Economics Firm
     

    Former clients
    IBM
    RedUrban
    Volkswagen
    Samsung
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Ajax Creative

    Ajax Creative is a video production firm in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2016, the team of around 10 also has an office in Toronto and creates a variety of video and graphics and provides marketing strategy services for their midmarket, small business, and enterprise clients. 

     

    Notable Project

    Ajax Creative created a commercial for a peer-to-peer rental marketplace. The commercial had a humorous tone and effectively explained the client's concept to a millennial audience. The client was impressed with the final product. 

    "We were presented with the final video and got to play it for the entire company who all loved it." – Brand Director, Rental Marketplace

    Former clients
    Air Canada
    University of Ottawa
    Ruckify
    Cactus Club Cafe
    Giant Tiger
    Habitat for Humanity
    Canada's Department of National Defence
    Virgin Records
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Ottawa, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    REBL HOUSE INC.

    REBL HOUSE INC. is a studio based in Montreal, Canada, and founded in 2016. With over 10 experts, they offer video production and video strategy solutions to clients in the fields of advertising, arts, and consumer products.

    Notable Project

    REBL HOUSE INC. produces videos and photos for a footwear retailer. The retailer needed content to fill the large digital screens that appear in their stores. The retailer is satisfied with the content produced by REBL HOUSE INC.

    “They're creative with amazing ideas — on top of other things and they're always here to please.” - Sr. Marketing Manager, Footwear Retailer

    Former clients
    Toys "R" Us
    Goli
    Ketchum
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Montreal, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Cat Around Films

    Founded in 2014, Cat Around Films is a video production agency. Their team of around 5 employees is based in Montreal. The team focuses on video production and broadcast video.

    Notable Project

    Cat Around Films produced multiple videos for a real estate forum. They were responsible for both scripting, filming, and editing the videos. The team also advised forum speakers on their lines.

    "The company received a lot of new leads, a noticeable amount of new job applications came in for our recruiting, we became a favorable company in the bidding process." – Director of Business Development, Real Estate Forum

    Former clients
    Sephora
    3M
    AltusGroup
    Four Seasons
    Epitaph Group
    LuluLemon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Montreal, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 13

    Momentumm Digital

    Momentumm Digital is video and marketing agency located in Montreal, Canada. Founded in 2018, they have two employees experienced with web design and development, animation, SEO, SMM, digital advertising, and video production. They work with small and midmarket businesses in a range of industries.

    Notable Project

    Momentumm Digital redesigned a website for a healthcare institute. They integrated new pictures and videos that they produced and also created social media ads and improved SEO. Thanks to Momentumm Digital, traffic to the client’s site has increased and the institute is seeing more engagement on social media.

    “Before working with them, we were averaging 10 shares on Facebook, but now our content is shared 30 to 50 times. We can clearly see the impact they’re having on our business. The photos and videos are professionally done and look great.” – Director of Rehabilitation Services, Healthcare Institute

    Former clients
    JAMP Pharma
    MicroAge
    CERC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Montreal, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    IND Films

    IND Films is a creative studio based in Montreal, Canada, and founded in 1999. Their team of more than two offers video production, broadcast video, and corporate photography solutions for clients in the fields of advertising, nonprofit, and IT services.

    Notable Project

    IND Films produced a demo for a live entertainment company. The company needed a demo to pitch to potential clients. Nine out of ten people that were sent the demo loved it.

    “I’ve worked with a lot of video production companies and they all want your first-born child to do it. They charge for every change you make. IND Films wasn’t like that at all.” - CEO, Live Entertainment Company

    Former clients
    McLaren Montreal
    Lightspeed
    Bombardier
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Montreal, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    By The Booth

    By The Booth is a video design agency based in Toronto, Canada. With a small team of 5 members, they specialize in video production and primarily serve clients in the advertising and marketing, consumer products & services and healthcare and medical industries. 

    Notable Project

    By the Booth assisted a brand design firm by producing a programming video, including content aggregation and storyboards. They also created animated graphics for on-stage digital backdrops. The team's work was a success and they contributed innovative ideas for improvement.

    "They're seamless collaborators who are simultaneously inventive and fully open to taking direction." – Managing Director, Brand Design Firm 

    Former clients
    Coca-Cola
    Joseph Brant Hospital
    BIION Footwear
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Key West Video Inc.

    Founded in 1989, Key West Video Inc. is a corporate video production company located in Toronto, Canada. The team of about 15 individuals offers video production and branding services. Their clients include small and midmarket businesses in the business services, financial services, and government industries.

    Notable Project

    Key West Video Inc. produced 10 videos and B-roll in honor of the retiring partners at a professional services firm. Their work also involved doing interviews. The team was dependable, and they delivered strong videos that were well-received. 

    “The videos turned out fantastic, and we had great feedback from both our retiring Partners, and others who attended the event where the videos were shown.” – Manager of Internal Communications, Professional Services Firm

    Former clients
    TransCanada
    CIBC
    Sheetz
    TD Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    14 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    func.media

    func.media is a full-service marketing firm based in Toronto. The firm, founded in 2016, has a team of around 20 that provides a wide range of services that include video production, social media marketing, digital strategy, and web design. func.media serves mid-market and other-sized companies in the advertising & marketing, financial services, business services, legal cannabis, real estate, and e-commerce industries.

    Notable Project

    An apparel company hired func.media to provide video production and image production services in an ongoing engagement. For each video, the company would provide a basic storyline on which func.media would formulate the strategy and the actual production. To date, func.media was able to present the company's brand identity and has been exceeding expectations with their work.

    "We loved all the videos and contents they've delivered, top-notch service and quality, delivered on time and exceeded our expectations." - CEO, Apparel Company

    Former clients
    Ikea
    Wal-Mart
    IHG
    Huawei
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Blue Chip Productions Inc.

    Blue Chip Productions Inc. is a video production agency in Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2012, they have about 6 employees that serve mostly small-business and midmarket clients in the media, advertising, and marketing industries. Their services are specialized in video production.

    Notable Project

    Blue Chip Productions Inc. provided video production services for a glamping company. They filmed and produced eight videos in the rainforest and on the beach. The videos were well-received on social media and gave the partner credibility. 

    "Blue Chip Productions had amazing ideas and really good energy." –Owner, Glamping Company

    Former clients
    SAP
    PounD & Grain
    Unboun
    Stonz
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 19

    SAVIAN

    Savian is a digital marketing agency based in Edmonton, Canada. Since 2017, the team of fewer than 10 has provided web design and development, video production, UX/UI design, and more for mainly mid-sized clients.

    Notable Project

    Savian redesigned a website for an IT company. The team also helped with social media marketing and provided production assistance for a series of animated videos. The client prides Savian on their ability to balance business and creativity

    "Their team is intricately connected to our company and they respond with so much enthusiasm that they feel like part of our staff."–Marketing Supervisor, IT Company

    Former clients
    Ford Canada
    The University of Alberta
    myRobots
    Krush Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Edmonton, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Digital Alberta Winner (2017)

  • 20

    Bizbird

    Bizbird is a marketing agency founded in 2020 and based in Toronto. With fewer than 10 members, they offer SEO services, web design, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from startups to enterprises in the fields of advertising, arts, and business services.

    Notable Project

    Bizbird provided branding and digital marketing assistance for an English learning platform. The platform needed a website that had its own image and brand, along with accompanying SEO work. Bizbird’s efforts have resulted in the growth of the platform’s social media accounts.

    “Overall, I was quite impressed with how quickly the Bizbird team was able to crank out content and deliver results.” - Co-Founder, English Learning Platform

    Former clients
    Glish
    TPN Network
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place TORONTO, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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