Animation filmmaking training course: concept & scriptwriting, April 20 – July 3, 2015
Scriptwriting and concept development training course for animated TV series/Web series.
Supported by Europe Creative MEDIA program of the European Union
April 20 – July 3 2015
Deadline for application: March 10, 2015
The 11-week module is focusing on scriptwriting and concept development for TV/Web series and TV specials, either original or based on a book.
It is open to European graduate students and active professionals who have technical experience of animation, storyboard or lay-out and wish to orient their career path towards the field of film directing. Requirements are: strong graphic skills as well as the knowledge of basic 2D animation techniques.
The number of participants is 10 to 12, working in small groups of 3 to 4 people. Each group benefits from individual supervision by 20 European industry professionals. European and Swiss citizens may get a grant for participation fee as well as travel/accommodation expenses.
Projects may be developed in either French or English.
Applications can be sent until March 10, 2015, with a covering letter, visual elements and personal animation works (films or exercises) to firstname.lastname@example.org
For further info see the web site of La Poudriere.
Projects professionally developed by previous course participants include TV series Ariol, broadcast on TF1 French TV channel; Michel,broadcast on Canal+ Family and ZDF in Germany, Victor & la Babayaga, selected at Cartoon Forum 2013, Cheeky Anna (Cartoon Forum 2014) and The Dreadful’s Christmas, a feature film project (Cartoon Movie 2014).