Jan Philip Cramer

Head of Animation

Jan Philip “Phil” Cramer is the Head of Animation possessing extensive animation experience. He has an impressive list of credits and accolades in his 14-year career, including picking up a VES award for overseeing the animation of the digital character Thanos in “Avengers: Infinity War,” and helping to drive Digital Domain and Marvel Studios’ Oscars and BAFTA best visual effects nominations.

As Head of Animation, Phil oversees the department, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in visual effects and animation. Phil’s methodology is to consistently refine the process which streamlines the overall pipeline, ultimately creating a more effective workflow. Phil has led animation on multiple blockbuster feature films including “Ender’s Game,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” “Deadpool” and “Spider-Man: Homecoming.”

Recently, Phil completed work as Animation Director on Marvel Studio’s “Avengers: Endgame” and “Avengers: Infinity War.” Phil is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Visual Effects Society. He holds a B.F.A Degree from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, which recognized him with its Emerging Artist Alumni Award.

Phil is an integral part of Digital Domain’s globally robust visual effects team and is based in Vancouver.