Animation & VFX Symposium Schedule

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

SCHEDULE: Friday 20th of October – The Morrison Hotel, Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1. 

9.15am – Welcome

9.30am – Rob Andrews (CG Supervisor at Cinesite) – Finding Your Feet in Visual Effects

10.30am – Brian Coldrick (Concept Artist/Illustrator) – Character Design – Limitation and Innovation

11.30am – Break

11.45am – Richard Smitheman (Director – London School of Figure Drawing) – Gesture, Figure Drawing & Design Language for Animation

13.15pm – Lunch

14.15pm – Scott Pritchard (Compositing Supervisor at ILM) – Case Study: Rogue One – A Star Wars Story

15.15pm – Sanna Myllykangas (Story Artist at Aardman Animation) – The Art of Storyboarding

16.15pm – Break

16.30pm – Damien O’Connor (Director at Brown Bag Films) and Fred Burdy (CG Supervisor at Brown Bag Films) – Making A Scene – How Creative and Tech Can Work Together

 17.30pm – Ends

Saturday 21st of October 

9.15am – Welcome

9.30am – Elaina Scott (Lead Animator at Encore) – Previs Fundamentals for Film and Television

11.30am – Break

11.45am – Eran Dinur (VFX Supervisor) – The Life of a VFX Supervisor: tackling challenges on set and in the studio.

13.15pm – Lunch

14.15pm – Sydney Padua (Senior Character Animator at MPC) – Animal Anatomy and Mechanics from the Animator’s Perspective

15.15pm – Break

16.30pm – Barbara Slade (Writer/Producer) – It’s All about Story

17.30pm – Ends​

Photo: ANGELA’S CHRISTMAS, Brown Bag Films.