Producing Animated Shorts

• Want to win awards?
• Want to pitch and sell your own animated series?

Discover the benefits of producing your own animated shorts from Mark Simon, a successful producer who has done dozens of animations and won over 60 awards for his work. His work has been seen on Nickelodeon, G4, Comedy Central mobile, Spike & Mike and soon on primetime Fox after the Simpsons. This presentation breaks down the benefits of producing animated shorts: portfolio pieces, festival screenings, publicity, pitches for shows, etc.

• Animation too costly?
• Don't know how to get it done?
• What do you do with it when you're done?
• Secrets to get free crews
• Land better jobs
• Successfully pitch your shows

Hear great war stories about his Timmy's Lessons In Nature shorts as they were pitched and sold around the world on the way to winning Grand Prize in Nickelodeon’s first-ever Nicktoons Film Festival. The lecture is based on Simon’s top-selling text, Producing Independent 2D Character Animation. This topic is relevant to all forms of animation.

1 – 1.5 hours