aeaf 2017 entries


aeaf speaker lineup

aartists in motion AEAF Speakers Program

AEAF Awards Online - Webinars 18 - 20 August

18 August
UTS ALA - Spirit - Dylan Neill
Mila - Cinzia Angelini
Flying Bark - 100% Wolf - Alexs Stadermann, Jacquie Trowell

19 August
Framestore - Jingle Jangle - Ian Spendloff, Johannes Sambs
Rodeo FX - Lovecraft Country - François Dumoulin
The Embassy - Warrior Nun - Paul Copeland, Nick Whiteley, Riley Gray

20 August
Animal Logic - Peter Rabbit - Maraiah Tominez
Rising Sun Pictures - Mortal Kombat - Dennis Jones
Industrial Light & Magic - Luke Hetherington

AEAF Awards

AEAF 2020 Speaker Program

AEAF Awards Online - Webinars 13 - 15 August

13 August
Luke Gravett  Animal Logic
Daniel Flood   UTS Animal Logic Academy

Ben Wiggs Dneg              
Alexis Wajsbrot Framestore                  
AEAF Awards              
Julien Héry Rodeo FX
Malte Sarnes  Rising Sun Pictures                         
Nelson Sepulveda-Fauser Industrial Light & Magic

AEAF 2019 Speaker Program 16 August

5.15 pm AQUAMAN -  Method Studios - Josh Simmonds VFX supervisor
4.30 pm - CAPTAIN MARVEL - RSP - Malte Sarnes - VFX Supervisor & Alexandra Daunt Watney, Senior Producer
3.00 pm - CAPTAIN MARVEL - Animal Logic - Alex Lay - Lead Digital Artist
2.15 pm - LEGO Movie Franchise  - Animal Logic - Christian So - Animation Lead
1.30 pm - Cutting Edge - Zenon Kohler - Creative Director and Ian Anderson - Animation Director Character Development
12.45 pm - UTS Animal Logic Academy - Projects
12.00 pm AFTRS Gets Animated

AEAF is a celebration of VFX and Animation with a speaker program and awards evening. AEAF took place on 30 August, in Paddington, Sydney. Following a packed day of talks from the leading lights of the VFX industry, the AEAF Awards Night is a celebration of the best work by digital artists artists from around the world.

AEAF 2018 Speaker Program 30 August

AEAF Awards reception from 6.00pm, Screening 7.30pm
4:45 pm Weta Digital - VFX Supervisor Matt Aitkin - Avengers: Infinity War
4:00 pm  Rodeo FX - VP Development & Technology  Jordan Soles - Game of Thrones Season 7
3:15 pm Rising Sun Pictures - VFX Supervisor Tom Wood - 'Thor: Ragnarok'
2:30 pm Animal Logic - Animation Supervisor Simon Pickard - Peter Rabbit
1:45 pm  Ample Projects - Artist/Directors Nicholas Tory and Lucy Keeler - VIVID Sydney
12:30 pm Cutting Edge - VFX Supervisor Simon Maddison - The Electric Lens Company - Founder Matthew Hermans
11:45 am Passion Pictures - Executive Producers - Sophie Woods and Kate Goodwin
11:00 am Framestore - Lara Hopkins - Talent Management - Careers in VFX and Animation
10:30 am Google Cloud - Bjorn Leffler - Senior Cloud Engineer, Office of the CTOs

click read more for full details of all the talks

AEAF 2017 Speaker Program

16 August 2017

AEAF Awards 6pm 16 August
4:45pm  MPC - Sheldon Stopsack, VFX Supervisor MPC ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’
3:45pm  Animal Logic   -  Rob Coleman, Head of Animation  ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’
3:30pm  Google Cloud   -  Bjorn Leffler, Senior Cloud Engineer - Next generation cloud technologies for Movie Studios
2:45pm  ILM   -  Jeff Capogreco, Visual Effects Supervisor
1:45pm  Weta Digital   -  Anders Langlands,  VFX Supervisor  'War for the Planet of the Apes'
1:30 AFTRS - Susan Danta, Head of Animation &VFX. Mastering Story Development through Collaborative Practice
12 Noon  The Sequence Group   -  Ian Kirby and Luke Bicevskis
11:00am  Iloura   -  Lindsay Adams, Visual Effects Supervisor
10:15am  Buck   -  Gareth O'Brien, Creative Director
9:30am  Rotor Studios   -  Scott Bradley, Director and Glenn Stewart, Head of Design

click read more for full details of all the talks

AEAF Speaker Program 16-17 August 2016

Glenn Melenhorst, Emmy-nominated VFX Supervisor, Iloura on GAME OF THRONES
Paul Butterworth VFX Supervisor Animal Logic
Simon Maddison VFX Supervisor Cutting Edge
Colin Renshaw VFX Supervisor / Co-founder Alt.vfx
Simon Bronson Motion Designer / Head of Design Method Studios, Melbourne
Tim Clapham Motion Artist, Luxx
AEAF Awards

click read more for full details of all the talks