FOR THE CREATORS SOCIETY MEMBERS ONLY!
Join “Your Career in Animation: How to Survive and Thrive“ (second edition) author David B. Levy and moderator Aydrea Walden for a lively discussion surveying five key career lessons in Levy’s new book. Bring your questions! All attendees will be entered in a raffle to win one of three signed copies of the book.
Topics in this virtual interactive discussion will include:
- Making your own luck
- Networking effectively
- Choosing your battles, and learning from on-the-job criticism
- Pitching do’s and don’ts
Whether you want to break into the animation industry or “toon up” to a better career, this comprehensive guide will show you how. A leading animation professional surveys the field and shares the advice of more than one hundred and fifty top talents in the business of making toons— including Brooke Keesling, head of animation talent development at Bento Box, Mike Hollingsworth, supervising director of BoJack Horseman; Andrea Fernandez, art director on The Cuphead Show! PES, Oscar-nominated stop-motion director of Fresh Guacamole; Linda Simensky, head of content for PBS Kids; Minty Lewis, co-creator of The Great North; Ross Bollinger, YouTube sensation with his Pencilmation channel, and executives from Nickelodeon, Disney TVA, Titmouse, Inc., Frederator, PBS Kids, Netflix, 9 Story Media Group, Cartoon Network; and dozens of others.