Make Your Mark in Animation: Live with Award-Winning Industry Veterans

June 4, 2024 1:00 PM

Join us live with an incredibly talented panel of animation and film industry veterans discussing how to stand out as an animator, make connections in the industry, and work with the hottest brands and studios. You’ll hear from Deanna Marsigliese, Art Director at Pixar Animation Studios; Jorge Gutierrez, Emmy and Annie-award winning Director and Animator; and Paul Trillo, Film and Commercial Director and Skillshare Teacher.

This Session Will Cover:

  • Building a portfolio that will resonate with studios and brands alike.
  • How to pitch ideas effectively (and what to avoid).
  • The process of taking an idea from concept to final product.
  • The latest tools you should be familiar with in this ever-advancing industry.
  • An interactive exercise on how to hone your perspective for developing a new character or concept.

This session is for anyone looking to grow their career and establish their voice as an animator and filmmaker.

Jorge Gutierrez
Jorge Gutierrez, Emmy & Annie-Award winning Director & Animator
Deanna Marsigliese
Deanna Marsigliese, Art Director at Pixar Animation Studios
Paul  Trillo
Paul Trillo, Film & Commercial Director
& Skillshare Teacher
Alicia Morales
Alicia Morales, SVP of Content, Community, & Marketing at Skillshare

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