simply the best

 suite of Film & Video Restoration tools in the World.

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With over 30 years of image science and development behind it, Phoenix has long been the number one choice of restoration artists and archivists working on the most demanding jobs producing exceptional results with minimal manual intervention.Now Filmworkz is bringing this incredible technology to an even wider audience with subscription packages from an amazing $199/month

Manage your whole restoration workflow from scan to deliverables and take advantage of the full range of DVO Tools to bring you unmatched enhancement, correction and conversion capabilities. And now all Phoenix editions include our DVO Core Pack, offering even more incredible value.

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Latest release 2024.1+

Phoenix Is Faster Than Ever!

DVO render improvements with up to 30% speed increases

Dolby vision updates including changes to trim targets and new cinema and home targets.

Bug Fixes for crashes, alignment errors and DVO Velvet and DVO Decompress issues

Updates for Red and Blackmagic cameras. improving compatibility with the latest camera models.

Coming Soon: 2024.2 | Dolby vision

So Much More Than Restoration

Phoenix is the perfect host platform to access the entire range of Digital Vision Optic (DVO) Tools based on Emmy award-winning technology. To give you a taste of the power of our DVOs we have featured here one of the most popular.


Why Choose Phoenix?

  • Complete workflow from scan to deliverables
    Correct and deliver projects with mixed film and video media on a single timeline for mastering, archival and preservation.
  • Emmy award winning technology
    Full access to the entire range of DVO Tools for an unmatched choice of additional enhancement, correction and conversion capability (optional).
  • More than restoration out of the box
    Powerful Phoenix DVO Core Pack included at no additional cost.
  • Built for speed and precision
    Great results, fast, with reduced manual intervention combining the best automatic, semi-automatic and manual restoration tools.
  • Flexible multi-layer timeline
    Work with material in a familiar and flexible way, using multiple video and audio tracks. Automatic track naming for VFX intensive workflows.
  • No capital investment required
    Now available on subscription from just $195/month.

what our customers say


DVO Dry Clean is extremely versatile and effective. It’s always my first port of call for any dust, dirt and mark removal.

Josh Clark


Origins Archival

DVO Dry Clean filter is one of those revolutionary restoration tools that every post production facility should have in their toolbox.

Justin Misch

Origins Archival

Phoenix Editions

Start with Phoenix Core, Film or Video and add extra DVO Packs as required or go full-out with Phoenix Ultimate and access every DVO from day one.

Phoenix Core


/ month

Cost-effective image restoration software primarily for film-based material that is ideal for cleaning up your scans.

  • Powerful automatic scratch and dust removal
  • High quality manual repair tool-set to quickly turn around intensive repair tasks
  • Image stabilization

DVOs in this Edition

Phoenix Film


/ month

The best high-end restoration tool-set for repairing damage to film material.

  • Combines the best in automatic, semi-automatic and manual restoration tools
  • Editorial and effects processing capability
  • A single system that delivers for both mastering & archival and preservation

DVOs in this Edition

Phoenix Video


/ month

Highly automated restoration and enhancement of video content stored on various tape formats, such as 1”, U-Matic and Betacam SP.

  • Handles common image defects such as drop-outs, severe noise, cross colour artefacts, line sync problems and more
  • Motion compensated frame rate conversion
  • High quality up-scaling
  • Full support for common broadcast codecs

DVOs in this Edition

Phoenix Ultimate


/ month

The power of both Phoenix Film and Phoenix Video in a unique combination, allowing users to fully correct and deliver projects of mixed film and video media with related artefacts, within a single timeline.

DVOs in this Edition

Main features
of all Phoenix Editions

Background caching

Unobtrusive background rendering ensures you always have the best results available without interruption. Our selectable GPU and layer cache operations allow you to streamline the rendering pipeline to suit your needs. Full cache management options and compressed caches are also supported in project.

Color Conversion Tools

Color Space conversion, Illuminants, Curves, Gamma conversion, PQ transform are all available and can be applied at different stages of the rendering pipeline.

Comprehensive comparison tools

Compare images and grades by Track, Playhead, Source or Event. Modes include: Dual, Split, Checkerboard, Red Difference, Butterfly, Cut, Mono, Subtraction, Subtraction Multiply.

Conform and Grade merging

Merge grades to new edits and timelines using our color-coded merge list. Merge from EDL, AAF or XML, using multi-source or mixdown sources with original AAF or EDL. Extensive conform capabilities, with a dedicated conform window and conform options for all file imports.

Dolby Vision Mastering

Mastering and trimming of Dolby Vision content with Integrated Software Content Mapping and support for hardware Content Mapping Unit Library.

DVO Image enhancement

Access to DVO Tools for advanced image processing. All DVO Tools are included in Ultimate editions or can be purchased as upgrade packs.

DVO image processing tools

Award-winning tools for cleaning and enhancing digital and film material. DVO Dry Clean the best-automated Dust and dirt removal, Steady and Scratch Target, Dust GT, Fix and Regrain, are just some of the tools that have become an indispensable part of the restoration artist’s box of tricks.

Easy Project creation

Create multiple output formats for a single project. Easily create multiple deliverable versions in different resolutions. ACES Managed workflows fully supported.

Event view

Use the event view to navigate, compare and recall easily from any other timeline event. Open different compositions for recall or comparisons from other compositions. Recall entire grades or single tools.

Extensive file import and export options

Support for DPX, TIFF, EXR, DNxHR, XDCAM, H264, MP4, Apple ProRes with 2020 and PQ encoding options, Arri, Codex HDE, RED, Sony RAW, Braw, Canon rmf, HDCAM 50, XAVC, AVC-Intra 100, IMX, DNG, Phantom and more. AAF export for reimport into Avid or MXF export for Avid relink workflow. Record and Source order export of material, including original tape name and timecode on export. Image scaling and clipping options on export. LUT and CDL Export. Multi-threaded image sequence exports, multi-part matte export for EXR sequences, export cache for fast exports to SAN and NAS locations.

High Dynamic Range

Fully supports HDR grading, along with ACES workflows and Dolby Vision mastering. Our color conversion tools allow for standard and custom gamma and gamut conversions, while our soft clip has HDR threshold support and can be added anywhere in the color layer stack.

Integrated Scopes and Measurement

User configurable scopes and measurement tools. ROI Display. Waveform and PQ Nit displays. Custom labels Multiple monitor support - Multi-monitor support with different resolution configurations.

Intuitive User Interface

The timeline, memories and effects views are all accessible simultaneously making working from shot to shot a seamless and straightforward process. The memories view speeds up the workflow, offering different ways to store, recall and compare your grades. Notes enable you to save unlimited numbers of these snapshots in folders so that you can assemble libraries of looks and access them in any project, while the events view gives you a storyboard overview of each timeline. With the unlimited multi-layer timeline, you can combine capabilities, using different isolation layer tools to produce complex looks quickly.

Layer Router 

Advanced layer routing functionality combined with isolation tools for every layer. RGB, alpha and luma mattes, shapes, keys, difference mattes. Transfer functions and transparency between every layer. Route any layer.

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OFX Support

Access to OFX plugin effects, including Sapphire and Beauty Box effects.

Paint & Difference Matte

On every layer easily restore the source material or retouch, generate difference mattes for advanced regrain.

Temporal Tracking

Our latest tracker offers Planar, Translate and Deform tracking. The trackers algorithm is highly advanced, making easy work of even the most difficult to track scenarios.

Video Monitoring

AJA Kona 4, 5 or Decklink range. Resolutions up to 4K/UHD and high frame rates.

Amazing Support & Training

Best in-class support for time-critical environments.
Monthly or yearly support packages and bespoke training services.

How to Buy

You can subscribe to any of the Phoenix editions and additional DVO Packs on a monthly or yearly basis.

Alternatively, for enquiries about multiple subscriptions, perpetual licenses, custom configurations or pro-forma invoices you can contact our sales team.

We also sell our products via an extensive Global Partner Network if you prefer to deal with someone in your local country.