The Sawmill is a multi purpose media studio with a motion capture facility created for research and development of digital visual effects technology. Its goal is to test and operate new advances in performance capture and motion control equipment while being accessible for other media disciplines. Developed by industry professionals from the design, film and entertainment fields, the Sawmill has been host to kinetic research studies, film and audio production, gaming episode performance captures, motion capture workshops for media institutions and served as a venue for jazz performances.
The Sawmill is located in the industrial district of South Vancouver.
Email: info [at] thesawmill [dot] ca
8938 Shaughnessy Street
Phone: 866 700 3677