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Developing a Short Animation & Getting it Funded

Duration / Date: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 (9.30am-4.30pm)

Cost: €50 (members)/ €60 (non-members)

This day-long course will cover how to turn a short film idea into a fully financedfilm commission. The day will be spent taking a generated idea through the three ‘rewrites’ – the page, the storyboard, the edit. It will focus on animation, but the skills can be applied to live-action.The course is aimed at those who have some knowledge of film/animation/direction and would like to know more about developing a short film.

Areas covered will include:

Idea generation

Script writing/formatting



Delivering a finished animatic