A BAFTA Award 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.
Our portfolio includes Doctor Who, Sherlock, Da Vinci’s Demons, Galavant, Cucumber, Line of Duty, Mr Nice and Killer Elite, Moonfleet, Happy Valley and the 50th Anniversary Special of Doctor Who to name but a few. 2015 has seen another successful year of special effects on Outlander, Free Fire, Houdini & Doyle, Peaky Blinders, The Rack Pack and A Midsummer Nights Dream.
Real SFX are double BAFTA Craft and double BAFTA Cymru Award winners for their work on Doctor Who and A Poet in New York and have also had nominations for the Royal Television Society Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards. Real SFX has won an Apprenticeship Award for Small Employer of the Year for their bespoke apprenticeship scheme, and most recently won a Cardiff Life Award being recognised as the most creative company in Cardiff.