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Zurich Switzerland - Psychomechanics & Acting for Animation Seminar

Bringing Virtual Figures to Life and Creating Convincing Animated Characters for Film and Television. An interactive intensive 2 day advanced character development seminar taught by Jeffrey Hinze as part of the Psychomechanics European Training Tour. This seminar dynamically introduces participants to the pre-production and production processes which, in derivative applications, have been utilized by Pixar and DreamWorks for character development.

*Date: Saturday & Sunday, August 24-25*Time: 9am-4pm*Fee: 200?, students with valid ID 180?

This is an R.S.V.P. only event.Admission will be determined on a first paid first reserved basis.

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JEFFREY HINZE studied advanced acting under Judy Dickerson (Russell Crowe?s coach for Gladiator & A Beautiful Mind) of the Professional Actors Training Program. He has played more than 20 leading & supporting roles from the stage to film in North America & Europe, has directed 11 productions, and has coordinated projects as VFX Producer & Motion Capturing project manager as well as supervising and coaching animators for award winning projects.Mr. Hinze has worked with, coached or supervised digital & traditional artists who are presently employed by or have worked for the following companies:

Disney Feature AnimationIndustrial Light and MagicSony Pictures ImageworksSquare USA

Saturday, August 24, 2002 - 11:00am to Sunday, August 25, 2002 - 7:00pm
Submission Deadline 
Saturday, August 24, 2002 - 12:00pm