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Graduate animation selected for screening at ANIFILM

Full Time courses / Higher Education / Undergraduate / BA (Hons) Animation / Animation Production Graduate / Alumni Course news / Industry News – Published 22nd Feb 17

International Festival of Animated Films (ANIFILM) has selected the work of recently graduated BA (Hons) Animation students for the International Competition of Student Films.

The animation, entitled Phone, will be screened at the festival, which takes place from the 2nd to 7th May 2017 in the city Třeboň in Southern Bohemia in the Czech Republic.

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Animation alumni releases new book

Full Time courses / BA (Hons) Animation / Animation Production Staff / Alumni Course news / alumni / Industry News – Published 4th Oct 16

A new animation book called Animation in Context was released by Bloomsbury on the 8 September.

The book  was written by Mark Collington who worked as a Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Animation Production Course from 2004-2006, and also studied on the old Animation HND from 1997-1999.

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BIC hosts Animated Women UK workshop

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Visual Effects Design and Production Course news / Industry News – Published 22nd Sep 16

As part of this year’s BFX Festival, the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) will be hosting an exciting workshop about the experience of women in Animation.

Organised by Animated Women UK (AWUK) and BFX, the workshop will take place at 2pm on Friday 14th October and will be held in Bayview Room 1 of the BIC.

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The Healing Powers of Art at Artspace Brighton

Full Time courses / Higher Education / BA (Hons) Animation Production Graduate / Alumni Course news – Published 5th Sep 16

Animation alumni Kit Man graduated in 2009 and has since gone on to co-found the Arts and Mental Health Charity Artspace Brighton with Abi Jones in 2013.

The acronym stands for: Assisting Recovery Through Supportive Participatory Art and Community Engagement.

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Film and TV Director Richard Elson talks life after AUB

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Film Production Alumni Course news / Industry News – Published 5th Aug 16

AUB Film and Animation alumnus, Richard Elson, directed his first feature film last year and has worked with the likes of Liam Neeson and Pierce Brosnan.

2015 saw the release of his first feature film, A Christmas Star about a young girl who believes she has the gift to perform miracles.

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BFX competition challenges UK students to create standout animation

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Visual Effects Design and Production Student Course news / Inspire / Collaborate / Achieve / Industry News – Published 11th May 16

This summer, the BFX Competition (July 11th – August 26th 2016) is open to students or recent graduates of Visual Effects or Animation at any UK University or College.

BFX is a student competition, designed to give students direct exposure to cutting-edge practices and showcase their skills to some of the best supervisors, producers and artists in the VFX and animation industry.

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Aromantic Tea continues on to REDCAT

BA (Hons) Animation Production Graduate / Student / Alumni / Graduate 2015 Course news – Published 13th Apr 16

Back in October Aromantic Tea was selected for screening at the Children’s Film Festival Seattle, which took place in January this year.

Films seleceted for Seattle are also put forward for REDCAT International Children’s Film Festival which takes place at the beautiful Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theater, in Los Angeles.

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Tech Ex Cup takes eight!

Full Time courses / Higher Education / Undergraduate / BA (Hons) Animation / Animation Production Graduate / Student / Alumni Course news – Published 13th Apr 16

International University Student Video Contest, Tech Ex Cup have selected eight of our 2015 graduation animations for competition in their festival.

Upon selection the shorts go through series of selection rounds, the films chosen will then compete for 3rd, 2nd and 1st class awards.

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