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James Spiteri

The Malta TV Awards – Winners “Best Commercial”

By | Malta

Great news for the Stargate Studios Malta team.  The team won the “Best Commercial” Category at The Malta Television Awards held last weekend in Valletta for their production of Calamatta Cuschieri‘s CC Trader TVC.

Big well done to all the team and special thanks to our clients for entrusting with communicating their message!

See the ad here:


#CCTrader #Malta #StargateStudios #Commercial #Awards

Netflix deal for “I Medici- Masters of Florence” announced

By | Los Angeles, Malta, Atlanta, Vancouver, Toronto, London
Netflix is mad for #medici! .. #HollywoodReporter said it!
After the show premiered in Italy and received great feedback it will now be distributed in the UK, India, Canada, Ireland and the US. More deals will be announced soon as the show is set to be seen in over 30 territories.
All #VFX for the series was done by Stargate Studios Malta, with the show benefiting from Post Production Funds offered by the Malta Film Commission
#VfxbyStargateStudios #Malta

I Medici Theme Song

By | Malta
We are less then two weeks away from the #WorldPremiere of #IMedici.. and some of the #VFX work we have done on this series has already gone public, thanks to this collaboration between #Skin and #PaoloBuonvino’s the official music video for the show’s theme song!
#VFXbyStargateStudios #Malta #MusicVideo #VisualEffects

Medici Poster is out!

By | Malta

The official poster for #iMedici is out. The worldwide premiere of the show is on the 17.10.2016 on #Rai in#Italy.


Starring Richard Madden and Dustin Hoffman, and set in Florence in the early 15th Century, this very exciting TV series tells a story of wealth and power.

We are so excited that the #VFX work put in by Stargate Studios Malta is helping bring the Renaissance back to life on the TV screen.

#VFXbyStargateStudios #Malta #VisualEffects#MastersOfFlorence

RAI release new #IMedici Trailer on Facebook

By | Malta

You might have come across the #IMEDICI promo on italian TV.. we are so excited about this show!

Over the past months our team in Malta has been working very hard putting together some stunning visual effects shots for the producers of the show.. and it is all set to hit the TV screens very soon!

Rai have now released the promo to the world on facebook! See it here

Malta team joins the #MissingType Campaign

By | All, Malta

The Stargate Studios Malta Team has joined the rest of the corporate world in supporting the #MissingType Campaign.



We go through plenty of CG blood on a daily basis. If only that could save lives.

The #MissingType campaign is taking the world by storm, and we support this drive encouraging people to donate blood. Blood donations around the world have seen close to a 30 percent drop over the past decade. Without As, Os and Bs, we are nowhere.

CC Trader TVC – Behind The Scenes

By | Malta


Here’s the Behind The Scenes video for the latest CC Trader commercial, shot over two days in different locations around Malta by our production team, and enhanced by some great VFX. This short video gives you an glimpse of all the hard work put into creating such a production.

Medici: Masters of Florence

By | Malta

The first trailer for “I Medici – Masters of Florence” has just been released by Rai, and is currently being broadcast on Italian TV.

With ‪#‎VFXbyStargateStudios‬ this is one of our more recent projects, and we are looking forward for this series, starring ‪#‎DustinHoffman‬ and‪#‎RichardMadden‬ to hit the TV screens!

‪#‎Medici‬ ‪#‎TVseries‬ ‪#‎VFX‬ ‪#‎StargateStudiosMalta‬



La Embajada – set in Thailand, but shot in Madrid!

By | All, Malta

‪#‎ElMundo‬ speaks to ‪#‎LaEmbajada‬ producers about the ‪#‎VFX‬ needs of the show and the challenges they faced filming a story set in Thailand, but actually filmed in Madrid.

This is exactly where ‪#‎StargateStudios‬ comes in.. using ‪#‎VisualEffects‬ to help storytellers make their vision a reality!

The Second Episode of the show, with ‪#‎VFXbyStargateStudios‬ airs tonight.


See Article here

I Medici – Masters of Florence – MipTV (Cannes)

By | All, Malta

GQ Magazine lists: “I Medici – Masters of Florence” as one of the Top 10 TV Series presented at MipTV, Cannes this year.

Starring Games of Thrones’ Richard Madden, and Dustin Hoffman, the 8-part series was shot last Summer all over Italy. Stargate Studios Malta has been entrusted with all the Visual Effects for the series.

The show, produced by Frank Spotnitz’s Big Light Prods and Lux Vide, is set to air on RAI this Fall.

See Article Here

Joseph & Mary Trailer

By | Malta



Stargate Studios Malta has just delivered the Visual Effects on an upcoming Biblical Drama, Joseph & Mary, set to be released this Summer.

The movie was shot entirely in Ontario, Canada, last November, with Stargate Studios Supervisors on set helping design the Visual Effects the production required.




La Embajada – Tonight!

By | All, Malta


#LaEmbajada premieres tonight to millions of viewers on Spain’s Artresmedia Network, with VFX by Stargate Studios.

It is a story of corruption at the Spanish Embassy in Thailand, shot entirely in Madrid. The Stargate Studios team has been entrusted by the Producers of the show with bringing the exotic Thai charm to the series through visual effects.

#VFXbyStargateStudios #Antena3

El Principe – Finale

By | Malta


A staggering 5.2 MILLION people (29.2%) in Spain yesterday tuned in to the Finale of #ElPrincipe bringing down the curtain on yet another VFX job for Stargate Studios Malta.

Over the course of two seasons we have delivered 3,365 visual effects shots, all supervised and worked upon by our team of artists and supervisors.

Watch this space for updates about our next projects..

#StargateStudiosMalta #VFX #Telecinco #Finale