VIRTUAL FUTURE

ollowing global trends, the use of virtual platforms has now become critical for the future of the industry.  Out of all other creative jobs, animation and game outsourcing production pipelines are the most stable and continue to produce content and work amid the pandemic.

 

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CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Twenty at-risk youth in Trinidad and Tobago will have an opportunity to learn animation in a one-day workshop at Youth Training Centre (YTC) in Trinidad and Tobago on Friday 25 October 2013. The project is being spearheaded by the CARICOM...

Animation graduate students from the UTT Animation Studies programme took to the communities to share their skills for the start of the ‘Animation in the Community’ series.  This year Animae Caribe Festival through the support of the Film Company of Trinidad and Tobago, partnered with...

  This year's Animae Caribe Animation Festival will host the great Peter Lord, co-owner and Creative Director of Aardman Animation, who has been honoured with two Academy Award nominations for Best Animated Short. Pete will present to excited ‘Wallace and Gromit’ fans in Trinidad and Tobago...

The public and stakeholders in the local illustration and animation industry can look forward to an exciting and opportunity-packed week of the 2013 Animae Caribe - Animation and New Media Festival. The Festival takes place over one week in Trinidad and Tobago, and starts on...

A foreign-based organisation is partnering with a local based non-governmental organisation (NGO) to enhance the film industry in this country. First Light, based in the United Kingdom , works with filmmakers that use film and media production for the development of skills for young people between the...

[caption id="attachment_23146" align="alignnone" width="400"] Aunty Thea at NALIS Animae Caribe Storytelling.[/caption] The regional festival is looking for writers with books on Anansi, any animation on Anansi from Caribbean countries, Digital Media Platforms using the iconography of Anansi and storytellers and poets who can perform in the...

Filming began on 30th June 2013 for the movie titled The Noka Wheel being directed by Shaun Escayg, a Trinidadian filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Escayg, his cast and crew spent the day at the Stollmeyer Estate in Santa Cruz shooting scenes. The film tells the story...

[caption id="attachment_23129" align="aligncenter" width="380"] Jason Lindsay, managing director, Full Circle Animation Studio. Photo: Shirley Bahadur[/caption] Jason Lindsay, managing director, Full Circle Animation Studio, said the animation film the company is working on is an example of how the Caribbean Investment Forum (CIF) has helped local businesses. Full...

It's hard to believe that the Animation Industry is well over US$220 Billion in revenue.  This could very well mean we are now in the second Golden Age of Animation.  And with technology exponentially expanding, the need for quality animation continues to rise.  The list...