Screen Social will be doing a special night this Thursday 11th October. They will showcase the winners & nominated films featured at The Van d’Or Independent Film Awards 2012. For more info check out here.
See No Evil Presents
Rex Crowle | October 1st | Doors Open 7.00pm Talk Starts 7.30pm
Join us for an evening of fun and shenanigans with the one and only Rex Crowle (LittleBigPlanet, Tearaway)!
As usual it’s FREE and there are great prizes to win courtesy of our friends at Stash Magazine!
So get down to SNE where you can meet some liked minded creative people, and have some fun in the process!
See you There!
James & Thiago
Team See No Evil
Nice new music video for Uncle Imaci. Ruffmercy used your colour saturated style to give a nice touch to the live action and animation.
Directed by Alfredo Lopez (live action) and Ruffmercy (animation), edit: Lee Wignall, additional animation: Jonatan Jonsson, Tsvetelina Tomova.
ON 2-3 NOVEMBER, THE WORLD’S LEADING CONFERENCE ON CONTEMPORARY CHARACTER DESIGN AND ART RETURNS TO NYC WITH AN IMMERSIVE WEEKEND OF ARTIST TALKS, SCREENINGS, PRESENTATIONS AND LOADS OF CHARACTER!
In its 4th US edition, the Pictoplasma Conference originating from Berlin returns to New York to present a marathon of inspiring lectures, talks and panel discussions by some of the most outstanding artists, illustrators and designers pushing the edge of contemporary character visualization. The event offers the unique chance to learn from (and rub shoulders with) artists such as Gemma Correll, introducing her appealing zoo of doodled cats and hand drawn pugs (not drugs!); Mark Gmehling, indisputable master of contortionist 3D illustration and oversized murals; Julia Pott, responsible for some of the most beautiful illustration and animation depicting self-consciousness and awkward social constellations; Ryan Quincy, former Animation Director of South Park and father to a vast, hairy family of ever expanding critters; Andy Rementer, illustrator extraordinaire famed for his dead-pan humor and dude-style 70s comic imagery; craft artist Anna Hrachovec, who takes knitting to a place where no needle has gone before; Adrian Sonni, Argentinean creator of colorful cuteness with a dark twist, Saiman Chow, animator, illustrator and artist virtuously mixing comic book imagery, bold cartoon visuals and Japanese pop culture; and many, many more…
For more information and online registration* please visit http://nyc.pictoplasma.com
• Showcase outstanding pitch art and the talent behind it.
• Demystify the pitch process and discover effective pitch strategies.
• Debate best practices and the future of the pitch process.
It will be a two days event (Nov. 5-6 2012) with 14 amazing speakers, four panels, style frames gallery and as a great event, a nice party. More information and how buy your tickets here.
In celebration of the new feature film A Liar’s Autobiography – A global online animation competition titled ‘Animate Chapman’ launched this week to find enthusiastic animators to bring Chapman and Monty Python’s sketches back to life.
Open to students, amateurs and professional animators alike, so make sure you check “Animate Chapman” website for more informations.
Cannes in a Van – the four-wheel film festival is pleased to announce the launch of this year’s Van d’Or Awards for Independent Film which will take place on 14 September 2012. Submit your film, music video, animation, motion graphics experiment or feature.
To enter and for more info check out: cannesinavan.com/submissions