Located in Los Angeles, FRENDER was established in 2018 by Max Colt, visual effects producer with a list of international-level awards, to seamlessly translate your vision into visuals — engaging, meaningful, and memorable. Propelled by extensive experience in post-production, passion for implementing the wildest creative ideas, and the ability to push the boundaries, the team of VFX professionals and CGI enthusiasts produces captivating music videos, commercials, short films, and other video content of unparalleled quality.
The expertise of FRENDER is proved by cooperation with high-profile artists like Beyonce, Travis Scott, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, Chris Brown, Tyga, and Snoop Dog, to name a few. The portfolio of world-known brands includes PUMA, Vogue, Instagram, Samsung, Adobe, Fendi, and more. The team is inspired and captained by Max Colt, who has repeatedly earned prestigious music awards, including the VMAs, for both best video and visual effects. With such a brilliant background built in just a few years, FRENDER is ready to craft an immersive visual accompaniment for the most daring ideas.
2022 Grammy Awards – Jon Batiste – Travis Scott & MIA – Freedom
2021 Latin Grammy Awards – Best Music Video – Marc Anthony - Un Amor Eterno
2020 Academy of Country Music Awards– Video of the Year – Thomas Rhett – Remember You Young
2020 BET Awards – Video of the Year – DJ Khaled ft. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend – Higher
2019 Latin American Music Awards – Best Video – Sofia Reyes ft. Rita Ora – R.I.P
2019 MTV Europe Music Awards – Best Music Video – Nicki Minaj – Megatrone
2018 Latin Grammy Awards – Best Music Video – Jauanes – Pa Dentro
2017 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity – Silver Lion – Best Visual Effects in Film Craft
2016 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Visual Effects – Coldplay – Up & Up
2015 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Visual Effects – Skrillex, Diplo & Justin Bieber – Where Are U Now
2021 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Direction – Travis Scott & MIA – Franchise
2021 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Hip-Hop – Travis Scott & MIA – Franchise
2021 MTV Video Music Awards – Best R&B – H.E.R & Chris Brown – Come Through
2021 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Choreography – Marshmello & Halsey – Be Kind
2021 Academy Awards – Best Documentary – Crip Camp
2020 MVPA Awards – Best Postproduction Company – FRENDER
2017 MTV Video Music Awards – Best Visual Effects – Childish Gambino – Telegraph Ave
Equipped with advanced digital tools of the Pro level and backed up by streamlined workflow, FRENDER delivers a diverse assortment of video post-production services:
- Clean up
- 3D animation
FRENDER’s custom-tailored approach starts with generating a concept and lasts to delivery while covering all the stages where the team seeks to locate the key points of each project and get them across to an audience. We are not satisfied with a job done until it is done to achieve every goal of a client. Drop us a line if you want FRENDER’s wizards to share their expertise for the benefit of your project.