The Aesthetics of Animation: Combining Technology and Storytelling

Our Masterclasses bring together industry leaders from across the film sector. Hear directly from representatives of Channel 4, the Association of Camera Operators, BBC, BAFTA-winning animators The Brothers McLeod and more. Topics range from funding, producing and editing to cinematography, special effects and animation. Gain top advice directly from those shaping the film world today, expand your professional network and explore current industry developments.

The Brothers McLeod have worked with the BBC, DreamWorks, Tate, Nickelodeon, CITV, and Disney, and have screened at a variety of film festivals. Greg is an illustrator and animator. Myles is a writer. Together they develop characters, narratives, stories, and invent worlds.

For ASFF 2016 they will deliver a session that will cover storyboarding and the realisation of ideas from sketch to 2D/3D animation. The Brothers will also offer advice on how to immerse yourself in this field and what it takes get to noticed.

This is an unmissable event for filmmakers looking to incorporate animation into their films, or to find out from industry-experts how a piece goes from ideas to production, right through to being showcased.

Friday 4 November, 11:30 – 12:30 Quad South Lecture Theatre, York St John University.

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