SICAF Talk: International Co-production in Europe : From a producer’s point of view
An opportunity to learn about Central and East European Animated Films, a relatively unknown field in Korea. The speaker, Juraj Krasnohorsky, is currently working on two feature films: White Plastic Sky, which is co-produced with Hungary and France, and a stop-motion feature for children called Of Unwanted Things and People, a co-production of four countries – Czechia, Slovakia, Poland, and Slovenia. As a producer of co-production, Krasnohorsky will also be giving insight on co-producing within Europe.
– Juraj Krasnohorsky
Board member of CEE Animation
White Plastic Sky(2020), Of Unwanted Things and People(2021)
SICAF Talk: Nice to Meet You, North Korean Animation
Although North and South Koreans share the term and the nationality of ‘Korea’ – with the two being separated for over 70 years, the North, to the South, remains to be a mysterious land. As the saying goes: “The more one gets to know another, the more comfortable one gets,” by exploring the unfamiliar North Korean animated films and its history, the section hopes to examine different elements of North Korea and its culture.
– HONG Joo-ok
Bachelor of Fine Art, Dept. of Visual & Industial Design, Seoul National University
Master of applied arts, Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne University
Doctor of Imaging science and Arts(Major: Film & Multimedia-Animation Studies), The Graduate School of Advanced Image Science, Multimedia and Film, Chung-Ang University
Workshop & Masterclass : From traditional to digital
In current times, the techniques of making an animation have become heavily involved with the usage of digital tools – the section explores traditional methods of making an animation – experts within the animation industries share their traditional how-tos.
Life Drawing Workshop
Glenn Vilppu is an established master in the animation industry; not only has he taught artists at Disney, Warner Bros., and Dreamworks, he also worked on projects such as The Fox and the Hound (1981), Black Cauldron (1985), and other television serieses. “Life Drawing Workshop” addresses the core of storyboard-making and layout design – ‘catching and shaping movement’
– Glenn Vilppu
Taught drawing at Disney, Warner Bros., Dreamworks and many prominent universities
<The Fox and the Hound> (1981), <Black Cauldron> (1985), and other television series.
Zbrush 3D Character Modeling
Rafa Zabala is a modeler who experience working at top-notch companies within the industry – namely Lucasfilms and Weta Workshop. He has worked on many projects; games such as Clash of Clan, League of Legends, movies such as The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Man of Steel, Iron Man 3, and more. “Zbrush 3D Character Modeling” will showcase not only the process of modeling, but also explain the various methods of modeling methods – ranging from games to movies.
– Rafa Zabala
– Game: Clash of Clans, League of Legends – Movie: Iron Man 3(2013), Man of Steel(2013), The Hobbit : The Desolation of Smaug(2013), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey(2012)
From Spain to Disney: 15 years articulating digital characters
Iker J. De Los Mozos, the Disney’s Technical Director’s “From Spain to Disney: 15 years articulating digital characters” masterclass deals with Mozos’ journey from an animator in Spain to the industry’s epitome – Walt Disney Animation Studios, along with a showcase of works. During the Q&A, the audience will receive an opportunity to ask the TD about tips on getting into Disney, a company in the United States, as a non-American.
– Iker J. de los Mozos
Disney Character TD
Moana(2016), Zootopia(2016), Big Hero 6(2014), Frozen(2013)
Hidden Voices of Animation
The voice actors of Haikyuu!! and Ladybug come together to speak with the audience, watch animations, and emcee a quiz!
Hidden Voices of Animation: Haikyu!!
Host: NAM Do-Hyung (Ambassador of SICAF2018), Cast: JUNG Jae-Hun
The section features two guests: NAM Do-Hyung and JUNG Jae-Hun . The roles of Nekoma High School’s volleyball team’s libero Yaku Morisuke and Karasuno High School’s volleyball team’s middle blocker Yamaguchi Tadashi are dubbed by by NAM Do-Hyung. Along with Nam is the role of Aobajyosai High School’s volleyball team’s charming captain and setter Oikawa Tooru, dubbed by JUNG Jae-Hun . NAM and JUNG get together to speak about the behind-the-scenes of Haikyuu!! and have also prepared a quiz for the audience – so you better brush up on your Haikyuu knowledge!