The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AFI|AACTA) presents an evening showcasing the work of Australia’s premiere animation, visual...
AFI | AACTA presents: Animal Logic - Reimagining Story Through Animation and VFX
505/525 George St
Access and Inclusion
The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AFI|AACTA) presents an evening showcasing the work of Australia’s premiere animation, visual effects and design studio — Animal Logic.
Animal Logic: Reimagining Story through Animation and VFX, will be moderated by Marc Fennell, and will be held on Friday 9 June at Event Cinemas George Street as part of Vivid Sydney.
Animal Logic is one of the world’s leading digital production studios and has been creating award-winning animation and visual effects for the film and television industries for over 25 years. From teaching penguins how to dance in Happy Feet, to bringing bricks to life in The LEGO Batman Movie, and creating galactic environments in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Animal Logic has developed a unique style of visual storytelling that uses ground breaking technology, innovative thinking and creativity, to inspire audiences around the world.
This session will delve deep into this creative process with insights from Animal Logic’s CEO and Co-Founder, Zareh Nalbandian; Head of Animation, Rob Coleman; Head of Production, Ingrid Johnston; VFX Supervisor, Paul Butterworth and Production Designer, Grant Freckelton; with special guest, Director of The LEGO Batman Movie, Chris McKay. The panel will showcase visuals from some of their most iconic productions and offer an exclusive look at the techniques used to create their most memorable scenes, from rough sketch to the big screen.
Arrivals from 6pm
Event begins at 6:30pm