Who We Are

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.

VFX Director Max Colt - CEO of FRENDER


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.



2023 NYCIFF - Best Music Video - Sam Smith, Kim Petras - Unholy

2023 MTV VMA - Best Hip-Hop Video - Nicki Minah- Super Freaky Girl

2023 Clio Award - The Best Online Content - MTV Campaign

2023 Telly Awards - Craft-Visual Effects - Sims 4 Find Yourselves

2023 Telly Awards - Craft-Visual Effects - KFC TV Spot, 'The World of Kentucky Fried Miracles: Beyond' Featuring Liza Koshy

2023 Telly Awards - Craft-Visual EffectsDisney Dancing With The Stars, Couch Spot

2022 LIA Awards – Best Visual Effects - FKA Twigs ft The Weeknd - Tears in the Club

2022 UKMVA Awards - Best Pop Video - Harry Styles - As It Was

2022 UKMVA Awards - Best R&B Video - Omar Apollo ft Daniel Caeser - Invincible

2022 Grammy Awards – Jon Batiste – 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



2023 MTV Video Music Awards - Best Visual Effects - Sam Smith, Kim Petras - Unholy

2023 UK MVA – Best Rock Video – Paramore – Running Out Of Time

2023 UK MVA – Best Hip Hop Video – Doja Cat – Attention

2022 Grammy Awards – Best Music Video – Hatty Styles – As It Was

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 Academy Awards Oscar – Best Documentary – Crip Camp

2020 MVPA Awards – Best Postproduction Company – FRENDER

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Our Mission

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
  • Retouching
  • Rotoscoping
  • 3D animation
  • Modeling
  • Transitions
  • VFX

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.

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