Open call for the Professional Day about animation and videogames in MECAL.
Next Friday, March 11th 2016, it will be held the “Professional Day: animation and videogames” – synergies, business opportunities and trends, in the framework of the 18th Edition of the Mecal – International Festival of short films and animation of Barcelona. It is a conference organized by the Mecal Pro, with the collaboration of Europe creative Desk – half Catalonia and 3D Wire.
The event will take place at the aula 2 CCCB, from 10 h to 14 h. You can make the inscriptions through this link.
That course consists in a meeting point for animation professionals, with examples of synergies between animation and the video game. Attendees can broaden horizons from different conferences and meetings during the morning, as well as promote partnerships and co-productions, through speed dating during the afternoon (speed dating behind closed doors, with professionals who have previously registered). This day will count with the presence of:
-Renato Roldán: King Art Director (a leader in interactive entertainment for mobile, and creative Candy Crush franchise company) and Director of Balieri Studio (small Studio offering services of animation)
-Rebeca Núñez: Animator Flash to Ankama Animations (French production of animation and video games company, leader in the industry of online and interactive entertainment strategy-based transmedia). She has participated to series as Wakfu, Aux Trésors of farmland and the official movie game DOFUS:DOFUS Livre-Julith.
-Carlos Férnandez: Director, producer and screenwriter for film and video games at Moonbite Games / Dream Team. He has been project manager and director and technical of the Witchcraft 3D animation feature film director and writer of more than 20 distributed video games to the market international-David Dieguez: Executive producer of Kotoc, Studio specialising in creating universes transmedia, as the IP challenge Champions, which currently emits RTVE in the channel Clan and their platforms.