Postgraduate & Short Course Animation, Storyboarding and Previsualisation Open Events

Postgraduate & Short Course Animation, Storyboarding and Previsualisation Open Events

Presenter(s): Escape Studios

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Our free Animation, Storyboarding and Previsualisation Open Events are an exciting opportunity for new and emerging talent to explore career opportunities, network and learn about the animation pipeline, from pre-production to post-production. Our industry-experienced tutors and current students will answer all of your questions, take you through our Animation, Storyboarding and Previsualisation course and discuss what it’s really like to study at Escape Studios. 

Did you miss our last Anim Open Event?

Our next event date is still to be confirmed! But don't worry, we can still talk with you before our Anim Open Event returns! For pre-application queries on admissions, funding, entry requirements and anything else you would like to know, our admissions team are ready to help at admissions@escapestudios.com. In the meantime, you can also check out our other events on our E_scape Hub.

Predicted Schedule

  • Welcome talk
  • Introduction to Animation by Alex Williams, Head of Animation

- Course and modules in detail

- Industry updates: what's going on in the animation industry and the current job market

- Career advice

- Animation portfolio advice

  • Introduction to Storyboarding and Previsualisation by Iliana Franklin, Storyboarding and Previsualisation Tutor

- Course and modules in detail

- Industry updates: what's going on in the storyboarding and previsualisation industry and the current job market

- Career advice

- Storyboarding and Previsualisation portfolio advice

  • Current student testimonials - 'My experience of studying Animation or Storyboarding and Previsualisation at Escape Studios'

- Why did they choose the course?

- What did they do before the course?

- Remote Learning

  • Q&A session with our industry-experienced tutor, current students and Admissions team

Attending the event will be Alex Williams, who is the Head of Animation at Escape Studios. He has over 25 years experience working in the animation industry and some of his film credits include; The Lion King, Robots, The Road to El Dorado, Who Framed Roger Rabbit and The Iron Giant. He also has 20 years experience working and teaching in higher education.

Attending the event will be Iliana Franklin, who is our Storyboarding and Previs tutor and has worked in the animation industry for over 30 years. She is also the Art Director at Mediaframe Ltd. She has worked on various TV shows including Mecky and his friends, Hungarian Folk Tales, Spirou, Carland Cross, and some feature film projects including A Monkey’s Tale and The Princess and the Pea.