• 2D Animation
  • 3D Animation
  • 3D Production Consultation
  • Compositing
  • Computer Graphics
  • Motion Design
  • VFX Producing
  • VFX Supervising


Benedikt Laubenthal
Menterschwaigstrasse 481545  MünchenGermany
Phone+49 89 80957714


  • Showreel (extern)

About BigHugFX GmbH

BigHugFX is a dynamic and accomplished VFX Studio based in Munich on the banks of the Isar, surrounded by abundant nature reserves and recreational opportunities. Driven by seasoned, creative, filmmakers, animators and designers, we specialize in the production of high-end visual effects for the film and media industry. With numerous domestic and international clients and credits, Big Hug has established itself as one of the premiere, go-to facilities in Germany for the conception, creation, design and execution of feature film, television and commercial vfx. We’re here to help you realize your creative vision with cutting edge quality, style and technique.

Film projects

2018Creators - The PastIndie Feature FilmPiergiuseppe ZaiaArtuniverse [it]visual effects
2018The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (Film/Serie)Feature FilmMultipleAnnapurna Productions [us]visual effects
2018DrachenreiterFeature FilmTomer Eshed Constantin Film [de]Light/Render/FX
2017Challenge YourselfSpec Commercial Florian EisnerUncompressor | The Filmproduction [de]
2017Death WishFeature FilmEli RothCave 76 [us]visual effects
2017WonderwellFeature FilmVlad MarsavinStrange Quark Films [us]visual effects
2017Lost in Space  TV Series, NetflixMultipleLegendary Television [us]visual effects
2017Sketch HistoryTV-Show, ZDF [de]Multiple Warner Bros. ITVP Deutschland GmbHvisual effects
2016Everything, EverythingFeature FilmStella MeghieMGM - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [us]visual effects
2016Billy Lynn's Long Halftime WalkFeature FilmAng LeeTriStar Productions [us]visual effects
2016Bad MomsFeature FilmMultipleBlock Entertainment [us]visual effects
2016Echt jetzt?!TV Magazine, Boomerang [de]Tommy Krappweis bumm film GmbHvisual effects
2016The Magnificent SevenFeature FilmAntoine FuquaMGM - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [us]visual effects
2016Ben HurFeature FilmTimur BekmambetovMGM - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [us]visual effects
2016Sketch HistoryTV-Show, ZDF [de]Multiple HPR Bild und Ton GmbHvisual effects
2015Winnetou - Der Mythos lebtTV Movie (multi-part), RTLPhilipp Stölzl Rat Pack Filmproduktion GmbHvisual effects
2015IndignationFeature FilmJames SchamusLikely Story Ltd [us]visual effects
2015CreedFeature FilmRyan CooglerMGM - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [us]visual effects
2015SyFy Channel - Jurassic Park Marathon (3 Spots)CommercialErik Haffner bumm film GmbHvisual effects
2015Schatzkammer AlpenDocumentary (Mini Series), Servus TV [at]Multiple bumm film GmbHvisual effects


  • Benedikt Laubenthal
    CEO / VFX Producer/Supervisor
    Phone:+49 89 693861151

Branch offices

  • Munich
    Menterschwaigstrasse 481545  MünchenGermany
    Phone:+49 89 693861151

Company data

Date of company foundation2013
Permanent employees11
Immediate working areaHead office: Munich
Branch offices: Munich