Ricardo Ferreira

Film Industry Role: Digital Composer

Nationality: Portuguese

Major works: "Ex Machina", "Dredd", "Gravity"

Major Awards and Nominations: Oscar winner


Ricardo Ferreira graduated in architecture. His love of 3D took him to London where he studied Special Effects. As soon as he graduated he was called by several London production companies and, since then, he collaborates in numerous big productions.  

He has already worked as a digital composer in films such as “John Carter”, by Andrew Stanton, “Frankenweenie”, by Tim Burton, “Dredd”, by Pete Travis and “Gravity”, by Alfonso Cuarón.

Recently, he was part of the Double Negative team – one of the biggest suppliers of visual effects to films -  that won the Academy Award for Best Achievement in Visual Effects, with “Ex Machina” (2015).

Currently he is part of the team who is working in the new  “X-Men” film, for Marvel.