Posts Tagged ‘Animation Studio’

Cordell Barker in the studio

Cordell Barker on working with others

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

Greenhouse panorama

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 »

David Verrall

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 »

Bob's Birthday

Roddy McManus to head NFB Animation Studio


Our English-language Animation Studio will soon have a new executive producer. Starting August 8, Roddy McManus will succeed veteran animation producer David Verrall as head of our Montreal-based animation studio. McManus has been producing animation for the Canadian and international markets in both English and French for 20 years. Most recently, he was executive producer more »