Eye on Animation: Masterclass + Open Stage Pitching Session

150 min
Saturday, February 02, 2019
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Are you curious about getting an insight into how successful studios produce? Are you developing a crazy good idea yourself and looking for constructive feedback in a cosy atmosphere?
Do you want to practise your pitching skills? Then, read along!

“Eye on Animation” is excited to host a MASTERCLASS by Director Norton Virgien from Brown Bag Films and the first OPEN STAGE PITCHING Session. We start off with a Masterclass by industry veteran Director Norton Virgien from Brown Bag Films (Ireland).

Norton is the talent behind the successful “Vampirina”, “Rugrats” and “Doc McStuffins” productions. During the masterclass, he will share more details about how Brown Bag Films developed a solid relationship with Disney over a couple of projects and how they then were able to take "Vampirina" from a simple concept to the final show.

The Open Stage Pitching Session takes place after the Masterclass. In the pitching session, each speaker gets 10 minutes to present an idea on stage and 5 minutes to get feedback from a panel of seasoned experts and peers.

The session is open to students, young professional, and veterans alike and it is meant to take place in a friendly environment. There’s no restriction to the format of the presentation, just tell us any needed tech support at the registration desk.

The event is FREE - If you want to pitch a project or just grab a beer and mingle, we are looking forward to seeing you. There will be beer and snacks. Come on time, seats are limited!

Depending on the number of people willing to pitch, the event may finish earlier.

Registration for Pitching session
Masterclass by Director Norton Virgien (Brown Bag Films)
Coffee Break
Open Stage Pitching Session
Closing Remarks & Mingling

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