Visual Dialogues: O!PLA -The Polish Festival of Animation
|Dates:||12 March 2015|
|Times:||18:00 - 20:00|
|What is it:||Screening|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Current University students|
|Speaker:||Anna Rękas , Piotr Kardas|
Screening and Skype conversation with O!PLA organiser Piotr Kardas and animator Anna R?kas.
O!PLA is a non-profit project to promote the art of animation in Poland and abroad. It is organised by cultural activist Piotr Kardas through the initiative ‘Animation across Borders’. Visual Dialogues will screen a selection of the awarded animations from the festival held 2014, followed by a Q&A with the organiser and one of the film-makers. Kardas will participate through Skype addressing cultural activism, the scene of Polish animators and the future of animation. Anna R?kas will discuss her stop-motion film ‘The Wire Man’ in relation to the materiality of plasticine animation.
Organisation: Freelance Animator
Organisation: O!PLA -The Polish Festival of Animation
Travel and Contact Information
John Casken LT
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama