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2013 TAAFI MASTERCLASSES - Press Release


The Five Most Important Anatomical Rules for Animators
July 28, 2013 at 10:00 AM | TIFF Learning Studio | Presented by Arc Productions

Considered to be the world’s foremost animal locomotion consultant, Sumida will share the five major concepts considered the most useful and popular in his artist training and development work with major film studios. In this presentation, he distills down the key concepts he teaches most frequently at major film studios such as Arc Productions, Disney Feature Animation, Double Negative, DreamWorks...



Animation Life Drawing
July 28, 2013 at 02:45 PM | TIFF Learning Studio | Presented by Studio Technique (Montreal)

Join Disney life drawing expert Samantha Youssef as she shares techniques to push your life drawing to the next level and how to translate that into your animation. Studio Technique's artistic training program is in demand by feature film, VFX, commercial and gaming studios around the world. Samantha has been training animation artists who work at studios such as Disney, DreamWorks, Reel FX, BioWare, Ubisoft and many others with her life drawing program for animation.



A Look Inside Pixar Animation Studios
July 27, 2013 at 04:45 PM | TIFF Learning Studio

Join Pixar Animation Studios’ animator Benjamin Su as he shares stories and insights into one of the world’s most exciting and beloved animation studios. What's an animator’s day like at Pixar? How can you work more efficiently as an animator? Is 2D still relevant in today's marketplace? Benjamin, a Sheridan College grad, will cover these topics as well as address what companies look for in a demo reel and how to get the edge you need to break into the feature film industry.
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AND a Full Day of Animation Arts Enrichment?! Yes.

There is so much more at TELETOON Industry Day July 26th at Corus Quay. A full day of

Workshops Panels and Talks for the Animation Professional.

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