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WIA Virtual Q+A - Creating Your Career in Production Design Coming May 15

‘Trolls World Tour’ production designer Kendal Cronkhite Shaindlin, joined by the film’s producer Gina Shay as moderator, will discuss her career path and share insights of a 25-year journey through the animation industry.

Women in Animation is presenting an online "Virtual Q+A: Creating Your Career in Production Design," on Friday, May 15, at 5 p.m. PST, with Trolls World Tour production designer Kendal Cronkhite Shaindlin and the film's producer, Gina Shay, p.g.a., both of whom worked together on the original Trolls feature as well. Cronkhite will discuss her career path over more than 25 years in the animation industry. She will share insights and reflections on her journey – from the ups and downs that can challenge your artistic resilience along the way, to successfully transitioning into creative leadership roles. Moderated by Shay, the conversation will culminate in how their unique creative collaboration and a culture of open artistic community empowered the crew to bring the unique world of the Trolls franchise to life on screen and beyond.

Read AWN’s feature on Kendal Cronkhite Shaindlin’s exceptional Trolls World Tour work in
Music and Fiber Collide Melodiously in Trolls World Tour

You can also read both our features showcasing Gina Shay’s producing expertise:

Gina Shay Talks Trolls World Tour Diversity and Dance Parties
Journey Inside the Colorful World of DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls

Questions for the panelists are welcome! Please submit ahead of time by clicking the following link: Submit Questions Here.

This LIVE event is open to WIA Members.

Date: Friday, May 15th, 2020
Time: 5 – 6 PM PDT

Zoom: Invitation to follow.

This is a ticketed event requiring an RSVP.  ONLY THOSE WHO RSVP will be sent the meeting link and password to view. Please register here if you will attend – space is limited!

Source: Women in Animation

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Dan Sarto is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.