Real SFX are an Emmy Award and multi-BAFTA winning company providing a full range of high quality special effects for the TV, film and the events industry.
Real SFX offer competitive and cost effective special effects for all types of productions. Operating under strict codes of practice and safety, we are totally committed to delivering a personal, professional service from our uniquely qualified technicians. Our experience ensures that your effects are delivered safely, on budget and as realistic as possible. Using state-of-the-art techniques and equipment, we specialise in atmospheric, fire, explosives, mechanical rigs, model making and soft props.
We are a Creative Arts Emmy Award, double BAFTA Craft and double BAFTA Cymru Award winners for their work on Doctor Who, Sherlock and A Poet in New York and have also had nominations for the Royal Television Society Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards. We've also won an Apprenticeship Award for Small Employer of the Year for their bespoke apprenticeship scheme, and most recently, for the second year running, a Cardiff Life Award being recognised as the most creative company in Cardiff.
Our portfolio includes Doctor Who, Free Fire, Sherlock, Class, Peaky Blinders, Lady Chattlerley's Lover, Coronation Street, Da Vinci’s Demons, Houdini & Doyle, Line of Duty, Mr Nice, Killer Elite and Happy Valley to name but a few. 2016 has seen another successful year for us, having provided special effects on the latest series of Doctor Who, the fourth series of the incredible Sherlock, the gripping entrepreneurial fable The Collection, the Doctor Who spin off Class and the BBC action drama SS-GB to name a few.