There’s a whole lot of effort and thought that goes into animation before we see the final product, and animator/director/producer Cris Casares is set to indulge an audience on exactly what it takes.
Casares will delve into the art of the business plan behind every project, every IP and every idea in animation. Uncovering in depth production plans, ideal budgets and fundraising to make a story that truly entertains and connects with its audience, Casares will also explore how animation is evolving and expanding into exciting new markets such as online gaming, smartphone applications and interactive media.
When: 19 May
Where: AUT Business School, WF Building, City Campus, 42 Wakeﬁeld Street, RM WF503
Cost: Tickets $5 members, $10 non-members. Door sales available.
More about Cris Casares
Casares has 16 years experience in the industry. She is director and founder of La Luna Studios, an animation company established in New Zealand in 2005 and has worked in different facilities around the world including the USA, Chile, Argentina and New Zealand.