Storytelling: the narrative power of visual effects in film
Date: Wednesday 2nd October 2013
Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm
Venue: the Studio at Metro Screen
Speaker: Shilo McClean
VFx is the most significant tool set for storytellers since the advent of moving pictures. This talk will cover the unique ways VFx work to enhance and build storycraft and will be of interest to filmmakers and VFx artists. This session has been scheduled as a preview for the October 26 Storytelling Masterclass which will expand on the elements of film storytelling and will include a case study of how visual effects can be used to establish the story world in feature films.
Cost: Free for Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH members in good financial standing. $5 cover charge for refreshments for guests and non-members.
(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $50 for professionals and $25 for students)
RSVP: Seats are limited at our current venue so RSVPing via Facebook is essential.
Probably best known for the annual SIGGRAPH International conference on computer graphics for film, televisions and new media industries, ACM SIGGRAPH also puts on a variety of programs year-round and worldwide to benefit the SIGGRAPH community. The event listed above is hosted by our local chapter and is free for all chapter members.