CSU Animation and Visual Effects is proud to present the 11th Anniversary of the Australian International Animation Festival. This internationally renowned event features over 100 prestigious films adeptly selected from more than 2,500 submissions from all around the world. The range of styles, genres and techniques is testament to the vibrancy and relevance of creative animation and the premiere screening of this highly acclaimed collection is happening from the humble host city of Wagga Wagga in regional Australia.
La Guarimba International Film Festival is a socio-cultural project in Amantea, a small town in the south of Italy.The festival was created by a group of artists from different places of the word who believe in the benefit of working together for others. Thanks to this we we had cleaned and reopened an old open cinema to show all the short films selected on the festival.
Michael Carpenter,“Umbrellas” from The Flower of the Holy Ghost, 2010, digital composite
Join Lilly Vogelesang, Product Manager at Toon Boom Animation, for a demonstration of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro. Learn how some productions are saving up to 25% in production cost by doing animatics directly in Storyboard Pro. Discover advanced story techniques using camera moves. The ability to draw, and time the drawings, adding sound, and transitions, all directly in one software package drastically reduces time and increases quality.
Make sure to bring your questions!
When: May 10, 2013
Time: 11 AM PST
Pixar Artists' Masterclass - New York
Artists from Pixar are coming to teach in New York City!
VanArts presents a class in Character Design, Animation & Story Development, taught by instructors from Pixar Animation Studios.
ANIMA2013 will take place in the city of Córdoba, Argentina, from October 10th through 12th, 2013. This seventh edition of Argentina's most relevant animation festival will be dedicated to exploring the relationship between animation and the other arts.
Big Apple Ponycon is an exciting new NYC area fan convention for fans of small collectible equines, including collectible ponies, comics about ponies, and cartoons about (you guessed it) ponies. New York is a uniquely amazing city, and it deserves a uniquely amazing pony convention! That's why we're pulling out all the stops to ensure that this is a convention worthy of our wonderful city.
Send us your short features, animations, trash movies, documentaries, music videos, etc. We bring everything on screen that is freaky, crafty, slick, hard-boiled, and witty! Anything is allowed - as long as it's short and cheap!
As a short film festival for low & no budget productions, ClipAward explicitly addresses independent filmmakers who make films without big money. Therefore, your submissions may not be produced within the scope of media studies and exceed 500€ per minute. The maximum length is 15 minutes. The shorts have to be subtitled in German or English.
The 2013 Byron Bay International Film Festival REGULAR ENTRY DEADLINE: 27th September 2012FINAL ENTRY DEADLINE: 1st November 2012
7th Byron Bay International Film Festival March 1st to 10th 2013
Come join us for an animation filled weekend! Starting with our annual TAIS Showcase 2012 on Friday, June 1, 2012, 7pm - 11pm, the best animations from Canadian and international artists will be shown at the NFB Mediatheque (150 John St.).
Below is the entire weekend's schedule of events:
Animation & Imagination Art Benefit & Sale - A benefit for Thank You Walt Disney, Inc. a 5019(c)3; an original one-of-a-kind collection of graphite, colored pencil, pen & ink, and other media depicting images inspired by Walt Disney and his legacy. Held at Buttonwood Art Space. 3013 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64108. 816-285-9040.
Buttonwood Art Space in Kansas City, Missouri is proud to present "Animation & Imagination"; an original one-of-a-kind collection of line art, cartoon cells, fine art in all media depicting images inspired by Walt Disney, his legacy and his influence on generations of artists.
Qube! Certified Administrator Training
PipelineFX is proud to offer certification training on Qube! render farm management software. The Qube! Certified Administrator (QCA) certification validates the ability to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot render farms used in digital media production. The curriculum is designed for technical support staff, render pipeline engineers, Qube! reseller implementation and pre-sales engineers, IT consultants implementing Qube!
Too Art for TV 6, a massive gallery show in New York for the Animation Industry, is currently accepting artist submissions.
Each year, Too Art highlights the personal fine art works of animation industry artists in an attempt to bridge gap between fine and applied art.
For more information, including submission guidelines, please visit:
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Do your scenes end up flat and repetitive? It could be your staging. Learn how to take a dull and boring scene and make it fresh and exciting with your character staging. This talk will push you to take your current work and show you how to create professional and exciting visual storytelling.
Saturday February 04, 2012 11am PST
- with Sergio Paez
- Cost: $5
- Length: 60 minutes
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This month we are adding a special online story workshop: Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D! We will be teaming up with the makers to give you an opportunity to learn some important things about the platform and to ask question you have about the product and the benefits it gives to the artist.
Crash Course on Tooboom Storyboard Pro 3D!
When: Saturday January 28, 2012 11am PST
IQPC's Kid, Youth and Parent Power event will showcase innovative speakers who have found new approaches and tools to market kids, youth and parents. This event will focus on strategies for effectively marketing to kids (1-7), tweens (8-13), teens (14+) and parents while also emphasizing family marketing.
Tis the Season to Board On!
Get the Art of Storyboarding Online Classes for the low price of $80! That is $160 off the regular price! Also get the Storyboarding Toolbelt DVD for $20! Packed with over 70 minutes of demostrations and instruction! Or not sure you want all 8 storyboarding online classes? Pick n choose the sessions you want and save 50%!
The 4th annual 2011 Machinima Expo (MachinExpo) will take place on the weekend of the 19th and 20th November 2011 in the virtual world of Second Life™ (www.secondlife.com) and live on the web (www.machinima-expo.com). The Festival celebrates the art of Machinima, which is 3D animation created in real-time.