The Senior Team animation challenge!
To pitch, concept, design and animate then... publicly screen...& enter an International Film Festival ALL in 11 weeks!
My role as Creative Director include:
- Introduce ....Story is King!
- Follow the 12 principles of animation.
- Oversee student experience of the "team" environment of a deliverable on a deadline.
- Follow a design process of pitch, script, storyboards, animatic and production to final presentation.
- Introduce Audio and Foley/ Sound design
- Research what has been discovered
in industry by the lineage & development of animations for budgets and timelines
-Oversee teams undergo "shred sessions" of critiques, revisions and follow ups.
- Introduce self critique & projects Post-Mortens.
- Understand & follow industry pipeline process.
Assets created using Photoshop & After Effects and various animations & sound editing programs.
Some of the animation screenings include:
The Crocker Art Museum, Tower Theater, The Crest Theater, Woodland Opera House.