Framestore

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Framestore is home to a collective of visionaries working across film, advertising and content. Known globally for the Company's visual effects, it has a proud history creating extraordinary images and scenes for some of Hollywood’s biggest pictures, collecting every possible industry award along the way. Framestore's work is also seen across the advertising industry, bringing magic to the small screens that surround us every day. Framestore has grasped the opportunities afforded by new technologies, and works with brands, studios, artists and organisations to bring immersive experiences to both new and existing audiences. 
TypePrivate
Founded1986
HQLondon, GB
Websiteframestore.com
Employee Ratings4.2

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)2,357(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)£90.9 M(+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Framestore

William Sargent

William Sargent

CEO
Tim Webber

Tim Webber

Chief Creative Officer
Mike McGee

Mike McGee

Chief Creative Officer
Mel Sullivan

Mel Sullivan

COO
Fiona Walkinshaw

Fiona Walkinshaw

Global Managing Director, Film
Lucy Killick

Lucy Killick

Managing Director, Film
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Framestore Office Locations

Framestore has offices in London, Chicago, Culver City, New York and in 3 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
28 Chancery Ln, Holborn
Montréal, CA
5455 Avenue de Gaspé
Mumbai, IN
Building 4, North Wing, NESCO IT Park, Western Express Hwy, NESCO, Goregaon
Pune, IN
B1, 4th Floor, Cerebrum IT Park, Kalyani Nagar
Chicago, IL, US
820 W Jackson Blvd
Culver City, CA, US
8616 National Blvd
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Framestore Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1986
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Framestore Revenue

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Framestore's revenue was reported to be £90.88 m in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

90.9m

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

19.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

21.2%

Net income (FY, 2019)

560.0k

EBIT (FY, 2019)

1.2m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

6.3m7.7m9.8m10.8m12.1m15.3m22.1m29.8m35.7m30.0m33.9m39.4m41.0m33.5m39.0m37.7m44.4m47.1m50.7m50.2m64.0m73.2m84.8m90.9m

Revenue growth, %

(1%)27%

Cost of goods sold

3.3m4.2m5.0m6.3m6.9m9.4m14.4m17.7m22.7m20.3m22.3m27.2m28.9m25.9m30.2m27.6m32.0m38.1m39.7m38.1m47.7m55.4m67.5m71.6m

Gross profit

3.0m3.5m4.8m4.6m5.2m5.8m7.7m12.1m13.0m9.8m11.6m12.1m12.0m7.6m8.8m10.1m12.3m9.0m10.9m12.1m16.3m17.8m17.4m19.2m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

633.7k426.3k252.7k398.0k436.0k1.3m1.9m160.0k179.0k510.2k1.2m1.4m556.0k1.4m1.6m8.5m5.8m

Accounts Receivable

793.5k1.5m1.4m1.6m1.8m2.7m3.5m4.1m5.0m4.9m3.9m3.3m2.9m2.2m2.0m3.3m2.6m2.7m7.0m5.6m7.5m10.9m10.3m

Inventories

60.1k11.0k12.8k11.0k13.0k9.0k13.0k14.0k30.0k46.0k50.0k34.9k73.0k59.0k17.0k11.0k3.0k3.0k10.0k9.0k11.0k7.0k

Current Assets

1.7m2.4m2.9m4.0m4.7m5.8m6.6m7.2m6.7m8.6m9.1m7.3m7.2m11.4m8.2m11.4m12.8m12.5m11.4m15.6m24.5m27.3m22.5m24.0m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

822.1k984.8k989.7k1.2m969.0k994.0k1.4m2.7m2.6m966.0k2.3m1.6m2.2m(3.0m)(1.9m)103.0k1.7m(802.0k)906.0k984.0k3.4m2.1m(3.3m)

Dividends Paid

33.5k2.0m2.5m1.7m1.3m957.0k893.0k766.8k1.5m758.0k70.0k

Income Taxes Paid

61.0k(329.0k)(805.0k)
GBPFY, 1996

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Framestore Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Framestore Online and Social Media Presence

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Framestore Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

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Framestore News and Updates

Animation Production Market Future Outlook | Pixar, Walt Disney Animation Studios, DreamWorks Animation, Industrial Light & Magic, Studio Ghibli, Framestore. Cartoon Network Studios, Blue Sky Studios, Weta Digital. Nickelodeon Animation Studios, Warner Br

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Framestore Blogs

Libby Watson

Senior Recruiter and Talent Managerhttps://twitter.com/FramestoreJobs

Bridget Dash

Animation Recruitment Managerhttps://twitter.com/FramestoreJobs

Victoria Pleschko

Talent Sourcerhttps://twitter.com/FramestoreJobs

Tom & Jerry

Client:  Warner Bros. Intro Copy:  Framestore was the sole VFX comapny working on the Warner Bros.' eye-popping Tom & Jerry, a unique, feature-length combination of live action and CG. Directed by Tim Story and based on Joseph Barbara and William Hanna's classic characters, the iconic film se…

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Pre-production team

Framestore Pre-production Services (FPS) is pleased to announce its key creative team, who will work across previs, techvis, postvis and virtual production. They are Vincent Aupetit, Creative Director and Senior Supervisor; Kaya Jabar, Pre-production Supervisor; Michelle Blok, Visualis…
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Framestore Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Framestore founded?

    Framestore was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Framestore key executives?

    Framestore's key executives are William Sargent, Tim Webber and Mike McGee.

  • How many employees does Framestore have?

    Framestore has 2,357 employees.

  • What is Framestore revenue?

    Latest Framestore annual revenue is £90.9 m.

  • What is Framestore revenue per employee?

    Latest Framestore revenue per employee is £38.6 k.

  • Who are Framestore competitors?

    Competitors of Framestore include Sunrise, Dexter Studios and Birthmark Design & Digital.

  • Where is Framestore headquarters?

    Framestore headquarters is located at 28 Chancery Ln, Holborn, London.

  • Where are Framestore offices?

    Framestore has offices in London, Chicago, Culver City, New York and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Framestore have?

    Framestore has 7 offices.