The SPARK CG Society is where CG pros & students collaborate on and evolve with the technologies that create and inspire generations of film and TV lovers. Their annual SPARK Animation Festival starts today, with a diverse lineup of screenings and events.
SPARK Animation Festival
When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 to Sunday, October 29, 2017
Where: Scotiabank Theatre (900 Burrard) and VIFF Vancity Theatre (1181 Seymour)
Tickets: Reserve online now, rush tickets available at the door for Thursday
All charity proceeds from the festival will go to Covenant House Vancouver.
Each year SPARK CG hosts the SPARK ANIMATION, SPARK FWD and SPARK FX conferences, inviting international animation and VFX leaders to network about the rapid changes in the conception, production, and distribution of media content. By providing highly focused conference programming, presentations, recruiting and networking, SPARK CG plays a significant role connecting industry leaders from across the globe.
|Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:00pm Feature Film
The Breadwinner (PG)
Introduction By Nora Twomey
9:30pm Award-winning Short Films
Day 3 Saturday, October 28, 2017
Introduction By Rémi Salmon
5:00pm Short Films:
Spotlight On France (PG)
7:30pm Feature Film:
Big Bad Fox & Other Tales (G)
9:30pm Feature Film:
I have a pair tickets to give away to “Mothers of a Medium” which showcases animation from female animators.
Proof that female filmmakers are a creative force to be reckoned with, this year’s collection of international shorts from female creators highlights the diversity of female animators. These brilliant self-contained creative feats beautifully capture all the fun and foibles of human nature.
Here’s how you can enter to win:
- Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
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QUICK contest! I will draw the winner tomorrow morning (Friday, October 27, 2017 at 9:00am).
Since the inaugural SPARK FX in January 2008 and SPARK ANIMATION in September 2008, the Spark CG Society has continued to bring the best of the international community to Vancouver and over the years has played host to a number of luminaries.
Update The winner is Narceli!