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Top 100 Visual Effect Companies in Canada

August 2022

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If you've ever watched a Jurassic Park movie and wondered at how real the dinosaurs appeared or cringed as a dragon flew and breathed fire in Game of Thrones, then you've experience stellar visual effects (VFX). This computer-generated imagery (CGI) takes a scene in a video and adjusts the image to create an alternate reality. 

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List of the Best Canada Visual Effect Studios

  • 1
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Signature Video Group is a video production company and content agency based in Toronto, Canada. This company was founded in 2009 and has three employees. Services provided by Signature Video Group include video production and content marketing.

    Clients

    • Autodesk
    • Microsoft
    • Boston Pizza
    • Intel

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A tourism agency hired Signature Video Group to provide video production. They created a series of videos to demonstrate available career opportunities within the hospitality and tourism industry as a whole.

    "They were communicative throughout the process and were on the ball with everything they did."

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Surrey, Canada

    Webdew is a video production agency headquartered in Seattle with additional offices in London and Mohali, India. They were founded in 2016, and have since expanded their team to 49 specialists. They provide video production services to small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses.
     

    Clients

    • UBER
    • Microsoft
    • T-Mobile
    • Hero Calendar Due

    Industries

    Notable Project

    webdew created an animated video to describe a new energy storage company's technology and help investors understand the project. 

    "Chehak was very communicative about roadblocks and delivered an extremely high-quality final product."

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • Audi
    • Brother
    • Reebok
    • CCM

    Industries

    Notable Project

    BKDSN supported multiple video-based projects by designing graphics, planning storyboards, and filming interviews. Along with these productions, they also created websites.

    “Working together led to a positive outcome for our business.”

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  • 4
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Ottawa, Canada

    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. 

    Clients

    • Walmart
    • Pitney Bowes
    • Bell Canada
    • Interac

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Simple Story Video created 5 how-to videos for a marine navigation app. The videos were between 30–90 seconds in length and the process they lead was background and education, copy, style board, and animation.

    "It's clear everyone cares."

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  • 5
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Mississauga, Canada

    VCM Interactive is a video production company. They are in Mississauga, Canada; Vaughan, Canada and Toronto, Canada and have a small team that focuses on video production, branding, and broadcast video. The agency was established in 2007.

    Clients

    • Mpac Group
    • Giraffe Foods
    • ChoiceHotels
    • Methapharm

    Industries

    Notable Project

    VCM Interactive Inc. developed a 30–40-minute video for an animal by-product manufacturing firm. The video was a virtual tour of the manufacturing company’s facility and its operations for a regulatory appeal. 

    “They provided great value for what we invested.”

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  • 6
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • MicroAge
    • Propulsion Québec
    • AttriX
    • Kezber

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Momentumm Digital enabled a payment processing company's website to capture and feed data into a CRM-backed email marketing campaign. Alongside it, they also set up SEO, Facebook Ads, and Google Ads.

    "They’re very resourceful, and they know a lot about what they’re doing."

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  • 7
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Origin Films is a video and photo production company headquartered in Toronto. Founded in 2017, they currently have about 9 team members. They specialize in video production services. 

    Clients

    • MTV X UNRD
    • CARSTAR
    • F45 X BDO
    • City of Toronto

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Origin Films created a video explainer for a SaaS development firm's flagship products. They were hired for their price and professionalism.

    "They took the time to understand the project's needs."

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  • 8
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Ottawa, Canada

    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. 

    Clients

    • NBA Canada
    • BlackBerry QNX
    • NAV CANADA
    • Global Centre for Pluralism

    Industries

    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 

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  • 9
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Video production agency Lapse Productions was launched in 2014. They are in Toronto, Canada and have a small team. Lapse Productions offers video production.

    Clients

    • Lifelabs
    • DMZ
    • Scotiabank
    • Sherwin-Williams

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Lapse Productions provided video production support for a real estate firm. They helped plan, shoot, and edit promotional videos that were posted on the client’s YouTube and Instagram accounts.

    "They produced quality outputs at a reasonable rate and worked well as a team."

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  • 10
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Vancouver, Canada

    Your Story is a video marketing agency based in Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2017, they have between two and nine employees specializing in results-driven video marketing campaigns for small, midmarket, and global companies typically in business services, consumer products, and finance. Their expertise covers video production, photography, content strategy, paid campaigns, and remarketing.

    Clients

    • Marriott International
    • Hublot
    • Aston Martin
    • Parq Vancouver

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Your Story Agency has provided video production services for a real estate company. The team mainly focuses on editing the video and providing consultations.

    "Their uncanny ability to pinpoint what is needed to just up your video to the next level has been impressive."

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  • 11
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Montreal, Canada

    Video production company 5 Pound Media was founded in 2016. They are located in Montreal, Canada and have a small team. Their services include video production, corporate photography, and digital strategy.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A real estate company hired 5 Pound Media for their video production and photography needs. They’ve created headshots, lifestyle and property photos, and videos for the client’s brand and charity foundation.

    "We love working with 5 Pound Media; the quality of their work is always what we’re looking for."

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  • 12
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Calgary, Canada

    Headquartered in Calgary, Canada and founded in 2014, Symbol Syndication is a 5 member video production company that also provides SEO to their clients. 

    Clients

    • Microsoft
    • Nissan Canada
    • Panasonic
    • HP

    Notable Project

    Symbol Syndication partnered with a business broker company to create videos that show more insight into the clients pipelines and segments of their company. They provided the client with the creative undertaking, video production, editing, and writing of the videos. 

    “Since working with their team, it makes complete sense that they work with such impressive, large clients and accounts. They made the process extremely smooth and were receptive to our needs for the final products.” –– Owner, Business Broker Company 

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    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. 

    Clients

    • Coca-Cola
    • Samsung
    • Uber
    • Onlia Insurance

    Industries

    Notable Project

    By The Booth produced a video for a brewery chain. The team created storyboards, cleaned these up dramatically, and illustrated video frames (animatic, line work, animating, coloring).

    "They were super speedy and were able to deliver such a high-quality video."

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  • 14
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    Independant Studios inc was founded in 2018 in Montreal, Canada. Their team of about 5 focuses solely on providing video production services to their clients. 

    Clients

    • Porsche Cars Canada ltd
    • Second Cup Café Canada
    • Bud Light Canada
    • Labatt Breweries

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Dreww (formerly Independant Studios) handled the end-to-end video creation and posting process for the social media campaign of a specialty foods distributor. They handled scripting, filming, and editing the final product.

    “They are committed to creating something that they will be proud to have out on the web.”

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  • 15
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • Toys "R" Us
    • Babies "R" Us
    • PK Subban
    • Goli

    Industries

    Notable Project

    REBL HOUSE INC. created promotional video content for a residential and commercial real estate firm's opening. They now develop designs for the client's advertising materials, both print and digital media. 

    "Everything they’re doing is great and we’ve never had any hiccups."

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  • 16
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • Sephora
    • 3M
    • AltusGroup
    • Epitaph Records

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Cat Around Films produced a personal video set for a national electrical sign company. The videos aimed to drive awareness about the company and the industry.

    "The personal touch put into the process from start to finish was amazing."

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  • 17
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Mississauga, Canada

    Black Hawk is a creative production company based in Mississauga, Canada, and founded in 2014. With no more than 10 members they specialize in video production, social media marketing, and content marketing services for small and mid-market firms alike.

    Clients

    • The United Nations
    • VICE
    • BBC
    • CBC

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Black Hawk developed a branding and web solution for a cannabis retailer. The retailer needed assistance in growing and managing their online presence. Black Hawk met the expectations of the retailer, even during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    “Their independence is most impressive.” - VP Growth, Cannabis Retailer

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  • 18
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Edmonton, Canada

    Social Hero is a creative company founded in 2016 in Edmonton, Canada with no more than 50 employees. They are experts in digital strategy, video production, and conversion optimization solutions for small and mid-market firms alike.

    Clients

    • Alberta Government
    • CO-OP Taxi
    • Gong Cha

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Social Hero provided social media marketing services for an entrepreneur platform. The marketing campaigns were done for an upcoming event. The campaigns attracted many out-of-province attendees.

    “The leader for Social Hero Media is a person of integrity with professional knowledge, experience, and a commitment to work with clients to help turn business and professional ideas into real-world success stories.” - President, Entrepreneur Platform

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  • 19
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Calgary, Canada

    Maven Media Group is a fully integrated marketing company based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2018, their modest team of 4 employees provide advertising, social media marketing, and content marketing services to their midmarket business clients.
     

    Clients

    • Qualico
    • Hockey Canada
    • IBM
    • RBC Royal Bank

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Maven Media Group produced a series of videos for an energy infrastructure company. The output was expected to include their corporate priorities. 

    "They cared deeply about the quality of their work and our objectives."

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  • 20
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.8
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Markham, Canada

    FEAST is a creative agency located in Markham, Canada. Founded in 2010, FEAST's team of fewer than 10 employees specializes in social media marketing, advertising, video production, and content marketing. FEAST primarily works with small business and mid-market clients from the consumer products & services, retail, and automotive industries. 

    Clients

    • CAA
    • Canadian Tire
    • T-fal
    • SYLVANIA

    Industries

    Notable Project

    FEAST conducted market research and developed an advertising strategy prior to a product launch. They created promotional videos, held a photo shoot for social media marketing, and designed web banner ads.

    "They're a smaller agency that is still able to produce high-quality content."

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  • 21
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Mississauga, Canada

    Candybox Marketing is a digital strategy company headquartered in Mississauga, Canada. They offer digital strategy, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and web design and were launched in 2008.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    An ERP financial systems consulting firm collaborated with Candybox Marketing for website development. The team provided the designs, style, and content to create a responsive and SEO-friendly interface. 

    "I liked their design skills at an affordable price and quick turnaround."

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  • 22
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Located in Toronto, Grid Communications is a creative agency established in 2016. The team of under 10 primarily offers social media marketing, graphic design, and video production services within the advertising and marketing space.

    Clients

    • CarLoans411.ca
    • Lloyd's Handcrafted Leather Goods
    • Pur&Simple
    • Gladiator Burger

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Grid Communications provided overflow graphic design services for a fitness education company. They were in charge of creating images for the client's blog posts.

    "They cared about our projects. They took the time to learn about our brand."

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  • 23
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Vancouver, Canada

    Founded in 2012, Noravera Visuals is a video production company. Their small team is located in Vancouver, Canada. Their services include video production.

    Clients

    • Pinterest
    • Best Buy
    • Evo
    • BCAA
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  • 24
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Montréal, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • McLaren Montreal
    • Lightspeed
    • Bombardier
    • Ipsen

    Industries

    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

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  • 25
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Burnaby, Canada

    Something Great Marketing is a social media marketing agency, founded in 2019 and located in Denver, Colo. and Burnaby, Canada. They have two employees experienced in developing innovative marketing campaigns for a variety of clients. They offer in-depth research, strategic planning, and detailed execution of digital strategies and SMM.

    Clients

    • Rock N Roll Tequila
    • Recruiter.com
    • Travel Magazine
    • American Legend Wheels

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Something Great Marketing assisted with creating a social media strategy that kept within brand guidelines. In addition to providing graphic design, they raised project awareness and built a social following.

    "The most impressive aspect was how the final execution matched the goals and objectives exactly!"

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  • 26
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Small video production company K&F Video Productions, is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. They focus on video production and were established in 2012.

    Notable Project

    K&F produced an anniversary party video for a digital marketing agency's client. The team scouted the venue and identified possible shots and angles for good scenes.

    "Looking forward to working further together."

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  • 27
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Minifridge Media is a video production company based in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2016, this company has three employees. Services provided by Minifridge Media include video production and branding for small and medium businesses.

    Clients

    • Coffee Culture
    • EY
    • Aviva
    • Chuck's Roadhouse Grill

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Minifridge Media created a promotional video for a garment care manufacturer. They were responsible for all stages of the video production process, including hiring actors, researching the project, locating a set, filming, and editing. The client reported very positive internal and external feedback in response to the video.

    "The video ended up being one of our best yet. The production value, overall entertainment and feedback were all positive (internal and external)." Marketing Manager, Garment Care Manufacturer

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  • 28
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Ottawa, Canada

    Mission + Theory is a video production company headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2019, their team of approximately 5 employees serves small and midmarket clients across a variety of industries. They offer branding videos, documentary-style films, commercial videos, and explainer videos.

    Clients

    • Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
    • SoGal Foundation
    • Boutique DDD
    • Claudia Salguero Studio & Gallery

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Mission + Theory produced a video campaign for a community-focused muralist. They shot footage of their client working on a large art piece over a three-week period. Their work was received exceptionally well by the client, who was able to promote her GoFundMe campaign.

    "The video has already succeeded in generating significant funds for my project." — Community Muralist

     

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  • 29
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • Freelancer employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    ArtClip is a freelance media agency based in Toronto and founded in 2019. They provide video production and corporate photography solutions to small businesses in the fields of advertising, arts, and business services.

    Clients

    • Tools 420
    • AT Institute
    • Skona

    Industries

    Notable Project

    ArtClip produced videos for an e-commerce vaporizer company. The videos were uploaded onto the company’s YouTube channel. The videos were able to reach out to the company’s target demographics.

    “Their flexibility and project management were key— especially for a small, growing company.” - Owner, E-Commerce Vaporizer Company

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  • 30
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • North Vancouver, Canada

    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.

    Clients

    • SAP
    • PounD & Grain
    • Unboun
    • Stonz

    Industries

    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

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