Special Events


Modo Workshop

Thursday 5 Nov - 1.30-4.30pm at Mechanic Animation, 156 - 158 Victoria St 


Modo is a complete solution for design exploration, game content creation, character animation and the production of high-quality advertising images. 

Come and be trained by the experts at Mechanic Animation (formerly known as Karactaz Animation), along with The Foundry, in a practical, hands-on modelling workshop, learning tips and tricks to quickly get up to speed with this fantastic product.

This is a free workshop with limited spaces and is only available to AnimfxNZ15 attendees. You can book your place at the same time as you secure your AnimfxNZ15 1-day or 2-day pass, or at a later date (if there are still spaces available!). 

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Phantom Boy NZ Premiere

Thursday 5 Nov - 5:30pm at The Embassy Theatre (bottom theatres), 10 Kent Terrace

Phantom Boy is a 2015 animated French film by Folimage production, directed by Academy Award-nominated filmmakers Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol. Our keynote speaker Michel Nicolas was the Executive Producer on the film and has provided us the opportunity to host the New Zealand Premiere.

Last year's AnimfxNZ premiere was animated Irish film Song of the Sea, which went on to be nominated for an Academy Award! 

The premiere is only available to AnimfxNZ attendees.

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