Philip Dobree: CEO of Jellyfish Pictures & VFX Leader | SFS
Portrait of Philip Dobree

Philip Dobree

CEO, Jellyfish Pictures

Phil co-founded Jellyfish Pictures in 2001 and has overseen its growth to become one of the most respected independent companies in the industry.

With over 20 years of creativity and production at Jellyfish Pictures, Phil has a unique insight into the industry and the variety of qualities needed to enable the company to compete and thrive on a global scale. An astute business acumen teamed with a keen creative eye, Phil continues to be instrumental across all of Jellyfish’s projects including DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming and Spirit Untamed, and in the world of VFX Lucas Film’s Star Wars, including the most recent addition to the franchise, The Book of Boba Fett.

Recognising the importance of future trends and the requirements of an ever-evolving industry, he has overseen the development of pioneering cloud technology, resulting in seamless hybrid rendering solutions and Jellyfish becoming the largest wholly Virtual VFX and Animation facility in the world.