Francisco Javier Romero Rodriguez

Most Recent Affiliation(s):

  • Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik and Ilion Animation Studios


  • Madrid, Spain


  • Javier Romero has been working in animation and VFX since 1999 in Madrid and London as VFX supervisor. His background is architecture although early he felt the need for more formal computer graphics education. In 2004 he received Distinction in the MSC Computer Animation in Bournemouth, UK. In Spain, while working for Ilion in animated movies, he developed the Masters in VFX for U-tad, the first Spanish university to host a 4-year degree in computer animation, amongst other disciplines. In one year, his students work in feature-length movies, animation and VFX, VR, computer games, media, etc. world-wide.