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Anatomy of 2 Stop-motion Animation Studios: Aardman Animations and LAIKA

  1. Overview
  2. Description
  3. Speakers
  4. Moderators

Two major studios will be presented in detail during two consecutive sessions in the afternoon.

 

First Part: Aardman Animations

Peter Lord in person will talk about the singular philosophy of the Aardman studios that over the years has helped to renew the miracle of an exceptional originality with mass appeal.

Speaker: Peter Lord

Moderator: Virginie Guilminot

 

Second Part: Presentation of the LAIKA studio: "Coraline", "ParaNorman", "The Boxtrolls"...

LAIKA, heir to Will Vinton, has already given us Coraline and ParaNorman that have become references, while waiting for the upcoming The Boxtrolls.

Speaker: Mark Shapiro

Moderator: Stéphane Malagnac

Speakers

  • Peter LORD
    Peter LORD

    Creative Director
    Aardman Animations

    United Kingdom

  • Mark SHAPIRO
    Mark SHAPIRO

    Head of Entertainment Brand Marketing
    LAIKA

    USA

Moderators

  • Virginie GUILMINOT
    Virginie GUILMINOT

    Production Architect
    Les Fées Spéciales

    France

  • Stéphane MALAGNAC
    Stéphane MALAGNAC

    Journalist-Consultant
    PropOSE Communication

    France