Worldbuilding: The Art of Visual Workflow & VFX Collaboration
Sat, Nov 18 11:00 AM – Sun, Nov 19 11:00 AM PST
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Unlock the doors to the world of visual storytelling and higher-level effects in this two-part series, led by the award-winning filmmaker Malakai. This open and accessible course guides you in dissecting your film for advanced visual elements, often a closed door to young women and creators of color. Worldbuilding should not be gatekept.
Part I: Pre-Visualization (Pre-vis) Techniques for Filmmakers
Part II: The Art of Combining Visual Elements: A Masterclass in Integration
Dive deeper into the craft of seamlessly integrating various visual elements, from live-action to VFX and practical effects. Unearth the techniques for crafting compelling, lifelike compositions in film and media. Explore and gain tips for hands-on exercises to unravel the secrets of industry-standard compositing and collaborating with VFX teams.
Discover affordable tools for bringing your creative visions to life and breaking into the world of high-level visual storytelling.
Malakai is a trailblazing and award-winning storyteller with a mission to reshape black diaspora narratives. She draws inspiration from her desert origins and Afro-futurism, working with major platforms like HBO, CBS, BET and Netflix. Her captivating short films challenge conventions at renowned festivals and her organization, Made In Her Image, empowers creators of color. As the driving force behind Made In Her Image (MIHI), she empowers young creators of color, collaborating with industry giants like A24, Disney, and Panavision, impacting thousands of young women and community members since 2018.