Master Class: meet Wallace and Gromit animator Peter Lord
This Master Class will acquaint the audience with the distinctive style of this year´s Animator in Focus, Peter Lord. Born in 1953 in Bristol, he is a director, animator, film producer as well as a prolific writer and speaker, who also tries to formulate theoretical foundations for his own work.
Lord is the founder of Aardman Animations studio, and was among the first who made use of interviews with real people who he later made into animations in clay. His artistic achievements include the now cult music video Sledgehammer (1986), the Oscar nominated short film Adam (1991), the hilarious farce in feature format Chicken Run (2000) and his latest feature The Pirates (2012). Don't miss Best of Peter Lord (p. 123).
The seminar will be held in English.
A cooperation between Göteborg International Film Festival and Högskolan Väst.