3D Animation: James Cunningham 

When:
Saturday 23 February 2013,  1pm–2.30pm
Where:
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
Cost:
Free entry
Type:
 

Explore the creative process behind a selection of award-winning short films, and gain insights into film-making and animation from film-maker and 3-D lecturer James Cunningham.

To explain how Media Design School students have created particular visual effects, Cunningham breaks down shots from various films – including the sci-fi short Dr Grordbort Presents: The Deadliest Game, zombie romance Rotting Hill, and robot comedy Shelved.

The presentation also features screenings of other short films, including Poppy (Jury Prize, Siggraph) and Infection (in competition at Sundance and Cannes).

About James Cunningham

James Cunningham is a celebrated film-maker and producer whose credits include 10 award-winning short films. Recently, he directed MediaDesignSchool students in the production of Rotting Hill, a zombie romance that has surpassed 1 million views on Vimeo and won 7 awards at international festivals.

Before joining MediaDesignSchool, James headed 3-D at Digital Post and was a technical director on The Lord of the Rings at Weta Digital.

 

 

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