top of page

1st Cyprus Animation Forum "Art, Craft, Poetic and Production" 2012

26 November 2012, 15:00-22:00


Photography and Film Lab, Cuprus Univerity of Technology, Lemesos


Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology
Animafest Cyprus–Views of the World Animation Festival
Media Desk–Cyprus


With the support of:
Goethe–Institut Cyprus



00-15:10 Welcome
Nicos Synnos, Cyprus University of Technology

15:10-16:00 "Notes on drawing in contemporary animation poetics" 

Keynote speech - Prof. Marina Estela Graça, ESEC / Universidade do Algarve, Portugal

16:00-16:40 "Animated Spaces: Animation, Architecture, and Game Art",Prof. Ulrich Wegenast
Festival Director Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film / Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design, Germany

17:10-17:45 "The advantages of animated short film making", Heinz Hermanns
Festival Director / CEO interfilm Berlin–international short film festival & distribution, Germany

17:45-18:25 "The Art and Craft of Czech Animation" Michael Carringhton
FAMU / Film and TV School of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, Czech Republic

18:25-18:40 "From Printmaking to Animation: An intuitive approach for an animated film"
Yiorgos Tsangaris, Festival Director Animafest Cyprus–Views of the World Animation Festival, Univesity of Nicosia

18:40-19:00 "Animation viewed through the MEDIA Programme" Yianna Americanou, Media Desk–Cyprus, CUT

19:00-20:00 Panel discussion

20:00-22:00 Reception

20:30-22:00 Αnimation Screening by Prof. Ulrich Wegenast "Best of Animation International Competition"

 A selection of award winning films from the 19. International Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film

bottom of page