Posts Tagged ‘Animation Studio’

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Success Isn’t Everything, But It’s A Pretty Sweet Thing

Find out why we’re so pleased by festivals success for Animation Studio films this autumn!

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The Animation Studio Production Blog!

Check out the sparklingly new NFB Animation Studio production blog!

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Who’s who? Meet the animators in our 10th annual Hothouse animation apprenticeship

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Meet the 8 emerging animators who will immerse themselves in our 12-week paid apprenticeship in hands-on animation. Who will make what—and how?!

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Listen up, emerging animators: now’s your time to shine in the 10th season of Hothouse

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The tenth annual edition of this 12-week full-time apprenticeship for emerging animators is now underway. Get all the details about the call for proposals here. Animators: start your engines!

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Cordell Barker on working with others

Join acclaimed animator Cordell Barker as he tinkers in the studio with his new stop-motion animation project.

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Hothouse 9 | The Hidden Side of Digital Animation in 4 Geeky Graphs

Kyler Kelly, participant in the NFB’s 9th annual Hothouse apprenticeship, offers a look at the hidden side of digital animation in 4 geeky graphs.

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(Relatively) Pain-Free Sketching

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Animator Cordell Barker returns for a quick post on the pains of sketching and the tablet apps that significantly lessen them.

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Hothouse 9: Come Make a Short Animation Film With Us!

Always dreamed of making your own short animation film at the NFB? This is your chance. If you are an emerging (young or not-so-young) Canadian filmmaker or artist intrigued by animation art with interesting ideas and some experience in animation filmmaking or a related field (like say, fine arts, graphic design or computational arts), the more »

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The NFB at the Annies and the Oscar Nominee Luncheon (PHOTOS)

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The following is a guest post by animation producer Michael Fukushima. DAY ONE: The Annie Awards My lovely and talented producing colleague, Marcy Page, and I have been in LA for the past few days on an adventure entirely new to anyone at the NFB. Accompanied by 3 inestimably gifted filmmakers—Patrick Doyon, Amanda Forbis and more »

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Heading to the Oscars: 10 Questions for Patrick Doyon

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* This post is a translation. Read the original here. This isn’t the first time I’ve interviewed Patrick Doyon. We met at the NFB last year, and held an online chat in February 2011. At the time, Patrick was in Berlin for the world premiere of his film Sunday. Patrick Doyon is 32 years old, more »

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Top 10 reasons David Verrall is leaving the NFB

As you may have read before on this blog, animation filmmaker and producer David Verrall has retired from the NFB after 34 fruitful years. Last week, friends and colleagues (including John Weldon, Chris Landreth, Sven Erik Eriksen, Bob Verrall, and many other distinguished guests) gathered in Montreal for David’s retirement party. Between stories, reminiscences and more »

The Insider’s Guide to Hothouse

Animation Studio producer Michael Fukushima talks about the Hothouse program for emerging filmmakers.