Date(s) - 03/24/2019
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
David Brower Center
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Josie Trinidad joined Disney in 2004 as a story apprentice. Her credits include a variety of films, including Oscar®-winner “Zooptopia” in 2016. Although Trinidad began her career in story, she originally wanted to be an animator after watching “Robin Hood’ when she was 8. Join her as she shares her interesting journey from studying English literature and fine art at UCLA, as well as character animation at CalArts, to navigating a career in story and becoming Head of Story at Walt Disney Animation Studios. Q&A to follow the presentation.
GLAS Animation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2014. Our core mission is to cultivate and promote the art and science of animation. We provide a unique platform for independent animation, champion diverse and underrepresented voices, and emphasize exceptional directors and artists that push visual, conceptual, and narrative boundaries within the cinematic artform. We are a community-driven organization that not only exhibits animated films, but creates a context and language for a shared understanding and appreciation of animation in the United States.
Green from the ground up, the Brower Center is a powerful model of sustainable, mixed-use development. Utilizing the latest in energy-saving technologies and recycled building materials, the Center makes as light a footprint on the Earth as possible, taking into account the true life-cycle cost of building construction, operation, and maintenance.