|Nippon Nordic Accelerator: Call for animation projects|
|Friday, 17 March 2017 14:05|
The NipponNordic Universe Accelerator is a 3-week artist residency, which focuses on skills training and cooperation between Japan and Denmark.
Hosted by The Animation Workshop, the participants will develop worlds and original concepts.
In September 2017, The Animation Workshop/VIA University College - will gather acknowledged tutors to supervise the Nippon- Nordic participants. Their goal will be to develop concepts such as universes, story worlds and paper-prototypes, which resonate across both countries and beyond; and which can be utilized in video or mobile games, animation TV series, documentaries, serious games, VR, AR or transmedia.
The participants are selected by a committee based on their proposed projects and will be:
On the last day of the residency, during Viborg Animation Festival (VAF), the participants will get the opportunity to pitch their concepts to a jury of high-level professionals from both territories who will also advise them on how to best reach the market and go into production.
The best projects will get the chance to take their development through additional residencies and to access pitching sessions in major festivals and partner-events throughout Europe and Asia (such as Annecy MIFA Pitches, Sunny Side of the Doc, Cartoon
Applicants should submit, along with their online application, the following:
The Animation Worskhop will celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the establishment of Japanese & Danish diplomatic relations with screenings, meetings, conferences, exhibitions, work shops and public events that are endorsed by the Japanese Embassy in Denmark.
Be sure to read the regulations before applying.
|Last Updated on Friday, 17 March 2017 15:40|