|Gobelins Summer School, 2-13 July: Character animation|
GOBELINS is organizing for the seventh time an international summer school to enable students and professionals from around the world to gain a better understanding of what makes for successful character animation.
The 2012 program "Character Animation" will offer master classes and workshop activities with instructors who teach at GOBELINS, including animation professor Fred Nagorny, as well as Kyle Balda, 3D animator who recently co-directed The Lorax.
Also, former DreamWorks animator Alexandre Heboyan (KUNG FU PANDA, MONSTERS VS. ALIENS) will also share his tips on acting and performance in character animation.
They will be joined by Robert Bennett, acting and mime performer, and Yoshi Tamura animator at HERCULES (1997), TARZAN (1999), A SHARK TALE (2004), OVER THE HEDGE (2006), THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG (2009), and currently director of animation on the 2D French animation feature film Zarafa [review]
The master classes will be given in English or in French with simultaneous translation in English.
The course runs in Paris from July 2nd to July 13th, 2012.
For more Information, fees options and sign-ups, visit www.gobelins.fr/summerschool.