- 13 November 2018
Holiday Inn Fareham - Solent Cartwright Drive Fareham PO15 5RJ United Kingdom FAREHAM HAMPSHIRE PO15 5RJ
Member ticket: FREE
Non member ticket: £10.00
Aardman, The Making of Early Man – How to make a claymation epic
Bristol based Aardman Animations are famous world-wide for their claymation films, including Wallace and Gromit, Shawn the Sheep, Chicken Run and The Pirates.
Their latest full-length feature film, Early Man, has just been released. Producer, Richard Beek, will discuss the processes used to bring the film to the big screen.
This is a unique opportunity to take a detailed looked at the production processes behind making a major stop motion feature film. Exploring how the film develops from script / storyboard to final shots. Production management of the creative process - planning and statistical analysis. Puppet / set design and build. A chance to see behinds the scenes footage and meet some of the characters in person!
Richard Beek has worked at Aardman for the past 17 years, starting as a Runner on Chicken Run he has become a key part of many of Aardman’s most loved projects – Creature Comforts (Floor Manager), Shaun the Sheep (Production Manager / Line Producer), Wallace & Gromit (2nd Assistant Director / Production Manager) and The Pirates! (Production Manager). Early Man is his first Producer credit on a feature film.
This event is suitable for professionals with any level of experience.
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