VFX studio Milk has appointed Jorge Oliva Ruiz de Leon as Creative Head of Studio in its Barcelona office that was launched last year.

He initially led the Barcelona studio as 2D Supervisor.

He has been  with Milk in London for nine years before moving to Barcelona. His experience at Milk encompasses work on films including Adrift, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and most recently, Me Time and The Woman King. He has also worked on
Guardians of the Galaxy and RoboCop.

Milk’s Barcelona studio is located in the @22 district in Poble Nou, an area known for innovation, tech and VFX, with the internationally renowned FX Barcelona Film School located nearby. The studio operates as a hub for Milk Spains’ hybrid, remote and studio-based team, leveraging Milk’s London infrastructure. Milk Barcelona are currently working on Surviving Earth which Jorge is supervising.

The announcement follows the appointment of Donal Nolan as Creative Head of Milk Dublin earlier this year.

Jorge Oliva, Creative Head of Studio comments: “I am honoured to take on the role of Creative Head at Milk ’s Barcelona branch, especially during such an exciting time of international growth. Leading our talented team in Spain, in my hometown, and making a significant impact in the industry at home and abroad is a dream come true.”

Jag Mundi, Executive Chairman of Milk comments: “We are delighted to appoint Jorge as Creative Head of Studio at Milk Barcelona. Jorge has worked with us for many years, bringing his passion, creativity, and leadership to the team. His wealth of experience will help us make the most of the thriving VFX industry, great talent and potential in Spain.”

Jon Creamer

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