Georges Schwizgebel is the author of 14 short films and has won prizes at Cannes, Annecy, Zagreb, Hiroshima, Stuttgart, Ottawa and Espinho.
Two of his films, 78 R.P.M. (1985) and The Ride to the Abyss (1992), rank among the hundred most influential animated films on a list published by the Festival d’Annecy in 2006.
Georges will present a masterclass in animation at the Corona Cork Film Festival.
This masterclass is open to filmmakers and animators.
Please apply online at www.screentrainingireland.ie. For further details please contact Sorcha Loughnane at FรS Screen Training Ireland at (01) 6077468, or the Corona Cork Film Festival at (021) 4271711. Deadline for applications: Thursday 5th November 2009.