Method Studios Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2021

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3.5
74%
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Ed Ulbrich
28 Ratings
Pros
  • "Really nice people to work with(in 16 reviews)

  • "mostly good people (especially the Reception/Production staff)(in 9 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "nice for income bad for work-life balance(in 11 reviews)

  • "You are likely to work very long hours during crunch time(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      VFX senior animator

      May 4, 2021 - Senior Animator in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great company, amaizing people, small company, family fell

      Cons

      not big quality overall work

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Lots of talented co-workers but poor company values and culture

      Jul 30, 2021 - CG Creature Supervisor in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lots of talented co-workers and enthusiasm to deliver great work. Decent benefits package especially for an employer in the VFX industry.

      Cons

      Failure to embrace objective evidence based decision making. Many decisions were clearly politically motivated. Tolerance for poor, anti-social and autocratic behavior from members of the leadership team. Only those voices that are in close proximity to senior leadership are heard.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      friendly people

      Jun 22, 2021 - FX Technical Director in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      some nice projects and nice helpful colleagues

      Cons

      pipeline is not very strong and there are many flavors depending on what site

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Ok

      Apr 17, 2021 - FX Animator in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Competitive salary Work on decent shows Paid OT and benefits provided

      Cons

      Poor coordination and bidding Poor communication between prod and artist Unrealistic expectations and insane hours Quality standards of delivered work could be better Politics

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great depending on your team

      Mar 3, 2021 - Roto/Paint Artist in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Really try to create a company culture, super friendly,

      Cons

      keep you in contract limbo for a while

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great People

      Feb 22, 2021 - Asset Supervisor in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      During my time i got to work on cool stuff with some of the best people I've met in this field

      Cons

      High Executive level turnover/business financial fragility

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place

      Feb 9, 2021 - Technicien Informatique in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary, coffee, 5 to 7, overall good

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      relax company

      Feb 5, 2021 - Senior Animator in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good salary good people ok projects work life balance good location

      Cons

      bad pipeline , short contract bad rigs

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great place Great place Great place

      Jan 20, 2021 - Layout Artist in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great place Great place Great place

      Cons

      very less work sometimes very less work sometimes

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Would work there again

      Jan 14, 2021 - Production Coordinator in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great community and talent. Place where coworkers can become friends and people take care of each other.

      Cons

      Lack of benefits for contract workers in production

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