Short films at the VAG’s Family Fuse Weekend
March 8 – 9
Saturday – Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM
Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby Street
Join us in the VAG’s family chill out space to see a wonderful selection of short films programmed around the theme of The Landscape of the Imagination by R2R’s Jody Kramer. Then participate in a range of fun activities, performances, and hands-on sessions throughout the Gallery. FREE for Gallery Members and for children age 12-and-under when accompanied by an adult. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Regular adult admission rates apply.
Workshop in Film Criticism
During this 90 minute workshop, participants will sharpen their critical eye, gain an appreciation for film, and learn what makes a film great! Workshop participants may join the 2014 R2R Youth Jury.
FILMS AT THE VANCOUVER ART GALLERY
See a wonderful selection of short films curated by R2R around the theme of Tell Me a Story for the November Family Fuse Weekend at the Vancouver Art Gallery.
A free animation workshop was offered during Theatre Under the Sky on July 20, 7:00-9:00 pm
iPad Animation Workshop
Richmond Media Lab, Richmond Community Centre
During this workshop, participants explored iPad photography and video editing techniques, as well as a few essential skills that form the basic craft of animated films. Participants created unique animated shorts inspired by the theme of “Book.” Developed in partnership with Cinevolution Media Arts Society, R2R, and the Richmond Public Library.
Here are the films made on Thursday:
Here are the films made on Friday:
Here are the films made on Saturday:
Thanks to Modo Car Sharing for getting us there!
During this year’s Festival, R2R served up some yummy breakfast foods before kids and parents watched Saturday morning cartoons in the comfort of their PJs.
Photo credit: Matthew Coughlin
In partnership with Cinevolution and the Richmond Arts Centre, R2R offered an animation workshop July 9-13. Completed films from the workshops were shown at the Your Kontinent: Richmond International Film & Media Arts Festival on July 20, 2012.
This screening was part of the Vancouver Art Gallery’s Family Fuse program, and was curated by R2R’s Director of Programming Jody Kramer. For a list of films click here.
Get Animated! 2011
Get Animated! served up some of Canada’s finest (and funniest) animated films. From boldly experimental to flat-out hilarious, there was something for everyone! All events are FREE. For complete programming information and to view trailers, visit nfb.ca/getanimated. Get Animated! is brought to you by: in collaboration with:
Ever wanted to fly through the air or float across the floor? Working with animator Scott Kiborn, participants learned how to use their body to create animations through a process called Pixilation. For more information about upcoming Family FUSE Weekend events call 604.662.4700.