French Embassy in Ghana and GOBELINS deliver masterclasses for young professionals in Video Game and Animation
With a view to support the development of the Animation and Video Game industry in Ghana, the French Embassy in Ghana and GOBELINS launched last week a series of master classes opened to young Ghanaian professionals and students.
With the support of the Embassy, and in close relationship with Ghanaian partners, GOBELINS International Development department has designed three tailor made programmes to meet a training demand in Visual Development, Visual Storytelling, as well as in 2D animation and Character Design.
Held from May 25-28 2021, the first course was in Visual Development and has been taught by two amazing teachers who graduated from GOBELINS: Manddy Wyckens, Animation director, Art director & illustrator working in London, and Daniel Snaddon Animation director and Animator in South Africa. They presented what a good Visual Development brings to a project and its influence on the general view and tone of a story.
During these 10 hours of master class we welcomed 70 passionate artists in Animation from studios such as Indigene Bros, Now Available Africa, Animaxfyb, Parable studio, etc. and colleges such as the National Film and Television Institute or Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology.
The next online programme in Visual Storytelling of this partnership will be held from 13th to 17th September, 2021.
Published on 31 May 2021Back to news
GOBELINS, the Beijing Film Academy and Pandanim launch a Franco-Chinese committee to boost animation talent in both countries
GOBELINS, the Beijing Film Academy and Pandanim launch a Franco-Chinese committee to boost animation talent in both countries.
Oscar winner Guillermo del Toro, with the support of Cinépolis, granted, for the 3rd year, young Mexican talent Ezequiel Garibay Cires a scholarship to study in the Master of Arts in Character Animation and Animated Filmmaking at GOBELINS, the most renowned animated cinema school in the world.
An innovative new project to develop an African animation series has been established by the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) in partnership with GOBELINS.
On the path to Universal storytelling: sharing ideas on Annie Award winner La Bestia with the Latin American community of GOBELINS
What is a true universal story? Find out during our open debate with the Latin American community of GOBELINS and the director of 2021 Annie Award winner "LA BESTIA"!