ANIMEWOOD 2020 eCONFERENCE

Shaping the future of Film and Animation in Africa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AnimeWood 2020

AnimeWood is organised by CGAfrica in collaboration with The Third Pole Initiative; aimed at elevating the creative and market potential of artists and stakeholders in the aspects of Computer Graphics, VFX and animation. Through conference, competitions, awards, meeting, conference, exhibitions, and presentation, AnimeWood will reveal and impact a new digital frontier in film animation and VFX industry in Africa. This will create enabling environment for investors, business etc. to connect and unearth raw talent and untold original content.

AnimeWood was founded by CGAfrica and Third Pole Initiative.

AnimeWood 2020 SPEAKERS

We are thrilled to present an exceptional group of speakers featuring producers, directors, supervisors from both the VFX and the Animation Industry.

This is truly a rare opportunity to hear directly from the mind behind the curtains of movie making.

Take advantage of the chance to get inspired by some truly talented individuals. 

david conley Weta Digital CGAfrica
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DAVID CONLEY

Executive VFX Producer, WETA Digital
Peter Ramsey, CGAfrica
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PETER RAMSEY

Director
sidney kombo CGAfrica
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SIDNEY KOMBO-KINTOMBO

Animation Supervisor, Founder: Third Pole Initiative
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MAUD SALOME EKILA

Author and Journalist
stuart forrest CGAfrica
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STUART FORREST

CEO, Triggerfish
yvonne Muinde CGAfrica
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YVONNE MUINDE

Founder: IKWETA ARTS, Matte Artist
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JAMAAL BRADLEY

Director/Animation Supervisor, Valve Studios
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DAVE CARDWELL

Creative Director, BRIO VR

AnimeWood 2020 AGENDA

We are thrilled to present an exceptional group of speakers featuring producers, directors, supervisors from both the VFX and the Animation Industry.

This is truly a rare opportunity to hear directly from the mind behind the curtains of movie making.

Take advantage of the chance to get inspired by some truly talented individuals. 

DAY 1 AGENDA

Date TBC

Opening Ceremony

- 00 hrs : 05 mins

Building Animation Studio in Africa: Challenges, Success and Lesson Learnt Part 1 - South African Experience

- 00 hrs : 30 mins

Speaker: Stuart Forrest, Triggerfish

Building Animation Studio in Africa: Challenges, Success and Lesson Learnt - The West African Experience

- 00 hrs : 30 mins

Speaker: Niyi Afolayan, Anthill Studio

Keynote Speech: Animation for the Big Screen: Beyond the Technical Skills

- 00 hrs : 30 mins

Speaker: David Conley, Weta Digital

Panel Discussion

- 00 hrs : 30 mins

Panellist: *David Conley *Stuart Forrest *Niyi Akinmolayan *Yvonne Muainde *Sidney Kombo

Creating Skelebe

- 00 hrs : 10 mins

Speaker: Uche Anisiuba, Quadron Studios

AnimeWood 2020 Competition Winner

- 00 hrs : 10 mins

Speaker: Sidney Kombo, Weta Digital

Closing Remark

- 00 hrs : 5 mins

Speaker: Sidney Kombo, Weta Digital

DAY 2 AGENDA

Date: TBC

Opening Ceremony

- 00 hrs : 05 mins

Sponsored Talk

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Sponsor representative

Talk: Nollywood: Financing, Production and Profit

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Kemi Adetiba

Keynote Speech: Art of Directing and Producing Film

- 00 hrs : 50 mins

Speaker: Peter Ramsey

Creating Malaka

- 00 hrs : 10 mins

Speaker: Niyi Akinmolayan, Anthill Studio

Closing Remark

- 00 hrs : 5 mins

Speaker: Sidney Kombo, Weta Digital

DAY 3 AGENDA

Opening Ceremony

- 00 hrs : 05 mins

Sponsored Talk

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Sponsor representative

Creating believable Environments for Blockbuster Films

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Yvonne Muinde

Captivating your Audience with 3D Environment

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Omar Fernandes

Substance: Breaking the Rules of Animation?

- 00 hrs : 40 mins

Speaker: Jamal Bradley

Keynote Speech: Disambiguation: Animation is not all about Animating

- 00 hrs : 50 mins

Speaker: Sidney Kombo, Weta Digital

Closing Remark

- 00 hrs : 5 mins

Speaker: Sidney Kombo, Weta Digital

ANIMEWOOD 2020 SPONSORS

Become a Sponsor

CGAfrica Webcast Series provide the information and knowledge to inspire a generation of artists from Africa and other parts of the world. This will, in turn, stimulate creativity to enrich the African film and VFX/animation industry.

The CGAfrica Webcast Series Sponsorship Programs gives solutions providers the opportunity to advertise their product and services directly to our CGAfrica community. Our community consist of 2D/3D artists in hard to reach market (Africa).

Through our webcast events, we can help you connect with this targeted audience.

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