It's that time of year! Fast Film Fest 2022 is here.
We have partnered again with ASIFA-South and the Georgia Tech Library to bring you an amazing line up of virtual programming. We kick off the festival with the announcement of the 2022 theme: Press Start. The Paper Museum and our partners hope the theme inspires an unlimited number of ideas and you'll be moved to submit an entry of your own. All skill levels welcome. Lean into the fun and explore the many online resources, virtual talks, and workshops Fast Film Fest has to offer. https://paper.gatech.edu/fast-film-fest
Submissions are due by midnight, Friday, February 18, 2022. For information on how to submit, please see: https://paper.gatech.edu/submission-guidelines
Bringing Inanimate 3-D Objects to Life (Virtual Program)
Wednesday, February 2, 2022, 7:00-8:00pm EST
Speaker: Jerushia Graham
Animation and puppetry exist in the realm of bringing inanimate objects to life. Join Jerushia Graham from the Robert C. Williams Museum of Papermaking as she explores the ins and outs of performance with 3-D objects for animation.
iMovie Basics Virtual Program
Thursday, February 3, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm EST
Speaker: Alison Valk
Eventbrite Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/imovie-basics-tickets-259737922117
Alison Valk, Instructional Coordinator and Multimedia Librarian for Georgia Tech Library, provides instruction on the basics of using iMovie to transform photos or video into stop motion movies with interesting effects.
Virtual Talk: Career in Animation: Ask Me Anything with Vinod Krishnan
Wednesday, February 9, 8:00-9:00pm EST
Speaker: Vinod Krishnan
Wondering about your animation career path? Come get some insight from multi-talented artist Vinod Krishnan, technical animation director at Disney who chased his dreams from Bahrain all the way to LA. Vinod has worked on a variety of projects from Avengers: Endgame, the Owl House, Disney's Amphibia, The Venture Bros, Rick and Morty, Black-ish, Grace and Frankie and is also active as a Wacom Artist Representative, Studio committee member at SIGGRAPH, as well as a part of ASIFA-South's business department committee member.
Virtual Program: Fast Film Fest 2022 Screening
Friday, March 4, 8:00-9:00pm EST
Fast Film Fest 2022 is the fourth year of the stop motion animation festival sponsored by the Robert C. Williams Museum of Papermaking in partnership with ASIFA-South and the GA Tech Libraries. People of all ages and skills were invited to create films that are 5 minutes or less in length and that address the theme, Press Start. Check out the juried selected submissions, meet our jurors, and cast your vote for People's Choice during the Fast Film Fest 2022 Screening.
Did you miss a program? Check out the Museum’s YouTube channel for recordings of this year’s programs and plenty of how-to tutorials to create your own animations!