CreateSmart Initiative
Project Ref: CSI/1010/0097
Project Title: Animation Lab
Applicant Organization: Hong Kong Arts Centre
Approved Funding: HK$690,100
Brief description
of the Project:
The CSI has provided funding to Hong Kong Arts Centre to organise a project in collaboration with Gobelins I’ecole de l’image, a school of applied arts, print and digital media based in France, namely “Animation Lab” as part of the 16th HK Independent Short Film and Video Awards (ifva).

The project comprises the following activities:

1. A lecture and networking session with Mr Eric Riewer from Gobelins I’ecole de l’image
2. Two screenings of Gobelins film programmes, including the Oscar 2009 nominated animated short film
3. A 3-day Animation Master Class for both local emerging and professional animators
4. A scholarship to be provided to 2 local candidates to attend Gobelins Summer School in France
5. A presentation to be conducted by the scholarship recipients upon their return from Gobelins Summer School
6. Sharing sessions to be conducted by the scholarship recipients in 5 universities / media schools in Hong Kong
Event Date: 1) 16 – 20 Mar 2011: A lecture and networking session with Mr Eric Riewer

2) 16 – 20 Mar 2011: Two screenings of Gobelins film programmes

3) 25 – 27 Mar 2011: A 3-day Animation Master Class

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4) 1 – 15 Jul 2011 : Gobelins Summer School in France

5) Aug 2011: A presentation to be conducted by the scholarship recipients

6) Sep – Oct 2011: Sharing sessions to be conducted by the scholarship recipients
Contact Information: Hong Kong Arts Centre
Telephone: 2824 5329 / 2824 5328
Email address : ifva@hkac.org.hk

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