Producing Animation is a comprehensive guide to the production industry. Already a relied upon resource by professionals and students alike, this book covers the process from script to screen while defining the role of the producer at each phase. The second edition features new content such as sidebars on key topics from industry experts, discussions on CG, 2D and stereoscopic production processes, and an overview on marketing and distribution.
Producing Animation offers:
Bonnie Arnold: Stereoscopic Filmmaking at 20,000 Feet
Kirk Bodyfelt: Sequels: Part Two, Three or More
Ellen Cockrill: The Curious Art of Developing a Known Property
John Donkin: When Green Isn’t Green
Lala Gavgavian: Sourcing and Courting: The Adventure of Recruiting
Jinko Gotoh: Communication is Key
Don Hahn: Working with the Game Changers in an Ever-Changing Game
Amy Jupiter: Steering a Ship While Planning a Party
Julie Kane-Ritsch: Standing Out in a Crowd
Igor Khait: The Perils and Joys of Togetherness
Don Parker: Turning Pipeline Chaos into Production Central
Jill Sanford: Perseverance and Belief in Your Vision
Ivan Shih: The Wheels of The Train
Evan Spiridellis: The Impact of the Interweb
Irene Weibel: Would You Marry Your Co-Producer?
- A complete guide to identifying, pitching, developing and producing an animated show with detailed resources for production planning, budgeting, scheduling, tracking, delivering, marketing and distribution.
- Tools to establish the best production practices for your project with insight into the inner workings of animation production at successful studios, both large and small.
- Versatile and practical sample charts, tables and templates for CG and 2D animation production to help launch your project with solid processes and procedures.
- A unique collection of the knowledge, experience and advice of industry professionals on a wide variety of topics, from selling your project to setting up a co-production to stereoscopic filmmaking. And here is the list of esteemed industry professionals who share their insight through sidebar discussions on a wide variety of topics: