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Story Events

The Art of Storyboarding Online Workshops: Story Artist Freelancers Guide

Begins: January 7, 2012

Story Artist Freelancers Guide

Saturday January 07, 2012 11am PST

  • with Sergio Paez
  • Cost: $5
  • Length: 60 minutes

From marketing to getting jobs, a freelance story artist needs to know how to hustle and how to please a client.  We will chat about different techniques to get the job done and find more work.

Events

LAAFA - Winter Open House Weekend

By LAAFA | Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 11:46am
Begins: December 3, 2011

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Come and learn about our BFA, Certificate and Extension Programs at our Winter Open House on December 3rd and 4th. You will have time to take a self-guided tour of the facilities, view demos, chat with the staff and more... Learn about our financial aid, work study programs and scholarships. Refreshments will be served.
Films Events

2011 Machinima Expo

By Dan Sarto | Friday, November 18, 2011 at 5:33am
Begins: November 19, 2011

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.

Animation Events

Importance of Production Management in Animation and Art

By Tony Singh | Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 3:13am
Begins: November 19, 2011
For Students and Professionals working with art. The seminar will address the importance of a structured approach to creative projects in animation, gaming and VFX. Defining the scope and relevance of effective organisation and its benefits. Followed by an open Q&A session and a snapshot of the upcoming short duration course. ENTRY IS FREE - LIMITED SEATS - REGISTER NOW Contact: Aili / Kanchi @ 022 30916000/2/3 for registrations and details
Time Events

THE BEST TV PITCH OPPORTUNITIES EVER!

By Mark Simon | Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:28am
Begins: October 13, 2011

withMARK & JEANNE SIMONFor anyone with a TV show - or an idea - they'd like to pitch! for* TV show creators * Producers * Writers * Actors * Directors *Because it's a teleseminar, you can take it from ANYWHERE!Because it's a pre-recorded replay, you can listen ANY TIME! Simply register and begin listening immediately, any time of day!TODAY ONLY, October 13Available only for a limited time - after today, it will no longer be online! 

Animation Events

Get Animated! Making Peace Through Animation: Spotlight on Co Hoedeman

Begins: October 30, 2011

2:30 PM                

FREE

Oscar®-winner Co Hoedeman screens three films, demonstrates his animation techniques and discusses the importance of peaceful values and respect for diversity. Call 416-973-3012 to register in advance as capacity is limited.

Events

Get Animated! Making Music for Animation with Luigi Allemano

Begins: October 27, 2011

6:30 PM                

FREE

Composer Luigi Allemano offers interactive exercises and discussions aimed at helping animators and composers work together effectively.

Call 416-973-3012 to register in advance as capacity is limited.

Events

Get Animated! Making Peace Through Animation Hands-On Workshop

Begins: October 30, 2011

FREEOscar®-winning animator Co Hoedeman teaches the basics of animating with paper cut-outs on a lightbox. All ages. Call 416-973-3012 to register in advance as capacity is limited. NFB Mediatheque, 150 John St. (at Richmond St. W.) 416-973-3012

Events

SIGGRAPH Asia 2011

By Dan Sarto | Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 2:38pm
Begins: December 12, 2011

SIGGRAPH Asia 2011 will be held from 12 to 15 December at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

After successful runs in Singapore, Japan and South Korea, the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) brings digital innovations from around the globe to Hong Kong, in Asia’s biggest gathering of artists, designers, researchers, scientists, manufacturers and developers.

Events

Animate This!

Begins: October 1, 2011

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Animation Events

Can’t Sit Still

Begins: October 1, 2011

10:30 AM $5 per child; a supervising adult may participate at no extra charge. Call 416-973-3012 to register in advance, as capacity is limited.

A hands-on animation workshops for children aged 3 to 5.Pumpkin Festival: Who has the biggest pumpkin or squash? (3D clay animation). Followed by a complimentary screening program at 12 PM.

NFB Mediatheque, 150 John St. (at Richmond St. W) 416-973-3012

Film Events

Kristiansand Int'l Children's Film Festival 2012

Begins: April 24, 2012

We are now accepting entries for our 15th edition, which will run from 24 - 28 April 2012. KICFF is looking for high quality shorts, long shorts, features and documentaries to be screened in our main section and numerous side bars of Norway's largest festival for films for children and youth. Read our guidelines below and fill in our online entry form.

Events

Culture Days: Roxy et Max and Animation Workshop for Kids

Begins: October 1, 2011

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Animation Events

Culture Days: L’univers de Globik and Animation Workshop for Kids

Begins: October 1, 2011

10 AM – FREE. Presented in French. Call 416-973-3012 to register in advance, as capacity is limited.

A French-language screening and hands-on animation workshops for children aged 6 to 13.

NFB Mediatheque, 150 John St. (at Richmond St. W) 416-973-3012

Events

Culture Days: Roxy et Max and Animation Workshop for Adults

Begins: September 30, 2011

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