Flip Animation Festival is happening on 4 – 6 November in Wolverhampton. The festival is organised by Light House Media Centre and hosts a programme of educational workshops for young people, along with experimental animation for grown ups, plus industry led panels, feature film screenings, international showcases, retrospectives of short films and spotlights on animation studios.
While there are still plenty of events yet to be announced, here’s a peak at a few of the highlights announced so far;
Workshops in Introduction to Animation and Writing an Animated Comedy with The Brothers McLeod, both on 4 Nov.
Gaming themed workshops, including an Introduction to Building a Game with XNA and Big Screen Gaming on Halo: Reach, also on 4 Nov.
Young animators aged 14 – 16 are invited to the free Film Nation: Shorts Animation Workshop on 5 Nov.
Tickets have yet to go on sale for this year’s festival, so keep an eye on the Flip website for the latest announcements.