Side Programme

Side programme

Along with the animation competition, we will conduct a rich side program that comprises various workshops, school and studio presentations, concerts and exhibitions focused on animation related themes.

PROGRAMME TIMETABLE (PDF)

SPECIAL FEATURE FILM
Revolting Rhymes

Presentation of the award-winning animation and Oscar-nominated feature film “Revolting Rhymes”. At least one director will be present to answer the questions from the audience during the Q&A session. Moderated by Pia Djukic.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Cinema
Sunday, 09/09 | 05:00 PM – 06:45 PM

SPECIAL LIVE CONCERT
A New Beginning

Audio-visual 360° performance by composer & performer Henning Fuchs. In collaboration with motion designer & animator Sven Mücke and sound artist Patrick Muller the trio presents an audiovisual suite that composites music, fulldome 3D visuals and sound processing live on stage.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Big Hall
Saturday, 08/09 | 06:30 PM – 07:45 PM

SPECIAL SHORT FILMS
Greg Sharp and Truba – Talking about the past and The Future

Nina Knežević and Greg Sharp, the founders of studio TRUBA from Sydney are our special guests this year and will be presenting a selection of their best works.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Cinema
Saturday, 08/09 | 05:00 PM – 06:15 PM

SPECIAL SHORT FILMS
Surprise Screening

Take your chance to get to know more about our jurors! The selection committee of this year’s Festival of Animation Berlin will present their own works as well as personal favorites.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Cinema
Sunday, 09/09 | 08:00 PM – 09:15 PM
read more about the jury

FOCUS ON POLAND
O!PLA Festival

Presentation of 14 winning films of the 6th O!PLA Festival of Polish Animation, moderated by award-winner Paulina Ziółkowska.

Die WABE
Saturday, 08/09 | 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM
read more

FOCUS ON CHILE
Festival Chilemonos

Presentation of 12 winning films of International Animation Festival Chilemonos in Santiago de Chile, moderated by Chilenian filmmaker Cristian Wiesenfeld.

Die WABE
Saturday, 08/09 | 09:00 PM – 10:30 PM
read more

STUDIO PRESENTATION
Sticky Frames & Keenly

The artist collective Sticky Frames and Berlin studio Keenly present a nice selection of their best works.
Free entry!

Die WABE
Sunday, 09/09 | 04:00 PM – 06:15 PM

STUDIO PRESENTATION
Studio NICE & Monströös

Two Berlin animation studios Monströös and Studio NICE present a great selection of their recent works.
Free entry!

Die WABE
Sunday, 09/09 | 06:30 PM – 08:45 PM

SCHOOL PRESENTATION
Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf

Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf will be presenting a selection of best works of animation students from recent years. This screening is especially interesting for young people, who think about starting a career in the animation and film business. Curated by Prof. Gil Alkabetz, moderated by Prof. Felix Gönnert.

Die WABE
Sunday, 09/09 | 02:00 PM – 03:45 PM

SYMPOSIUM
Gender in Animation

Short lectures by Lina Walde, Rosangela de Araujo, Esther Trilsch, Julia Dufek, Nadja Radermacher, Anne Isensee & Susann Arnold with follwing panel discussion that will focus on gender relevance in animation. Moderated by Gitte Hellwig.
Free entry, advance registration requested.

Theater unterm Dach
Saturday, 08/09 | 02:00 PM – 04:00 PM

MASTERCLASS
Digital Stop Motion

Masterclass about digital stop motion by Greg Sharp from studio TRUBA. Participants need a notebook for this masterclass and basic knowledge in using Flash. The number of participants is limited to 10 people, so make sure to get your tickets on time.

Theater unterm Dach
Friday, 07/09 | 01:30 PM – 04:30 PM

MASTERCLASS
Animating on a budget

Greg Sharp from studio TRUBA gives you an insight about time-saving and effective animation techniques.

Theater unterm Dach
Sunday, 09/09 | 01:30 PM – 02:45 PM

MASTERCLASS
Creating believable CG crowds. From modelling to the final image.

In this masterclass you will gain an insight into crowd works at the studio RISE FX. Esther Trilsch and Andreas Giesen describe various challenges and explain ways on how to deal with them.

Theater unterm Dach
Sunday, 09/09 | 03:00 PM – 04:15 PM

ANIMATION WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Fantastic Intergalactic

Animator Robert Löbel will take you on a trip to discover the world of cut out animation. Together you will develop galaxies and bring to life alien creatures. The workshop will be held in two parts over Saturday and Sunday with a total length of 7h. Only 8 adventurers, from 10 years of age, can go on the journey, so we kindly ask for your advance registration.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Projekt Room
Saturday, 08/09 | 01:30 PM – 05:30 PM (Part I)
Sunday, 09/09 | 02:00 PM – 05:00 PM (Part II)
workshop films

ANIMATION WORKSHOP FOR TEENS
Stars & Dinosaurs – Stop Motion animation with an iPad

Mario Gorniok and Luca Zarantonello from studio Keenly teach you how to make an animation with an iPad. Workshop for Teens from 16 years of age. Limited seats, advance registration required.

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Projekt Room
Friday, 07/09 | 09:30 AM – 11:30 AM
workshop films

ANIMATION CORNER
Live Animation

Look over the shoulder of Stefan Schomerus while he’s animating. Free admission and you’re welcome to participate!

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Lobby
Saturday, 08/09 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 AM
Saturday, 08/09 | 03:00 PM – 04:00 PM
Sunday, 09/09 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 AM
Sunday, 09/09 | 03:00 PM – 04:00 PM
animation corner films

COFFEE CIRCLE
with TRUBA

Breakfast discussions with Nina Knežević und Greg Sharp from studio TRUBA, moderated by Gitte Hellwig and Pia Djukic. Everybody’s welcome to this free event. Due to limited seats, we kindly ask for your advance registration.

Theater unterm Dach
Friday, 07/09 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

COFFEE CIRCLE
with filmmakers

Breakfast discussions with the filmmakers that took part in the programme of the previous day. Everybody’s welcome to this free event.

Theater unterm Dach
Saturday, 08/09 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sunday, 09/09 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

EXHIBITION
Sabine Huber – Von Flederschwein bis Butterbrot

During the festival works by festival juror Sabine Huber will be presented in the WABE. Enjoy illustrations and a variety of film stills from recent cartoon productions.
Free entry!

Die WABE
Friday, 07/09 | 10:00 AM until
Sunday, 09/09 | 10:00 PM

EXHIBITION
lubone – Lost in Space

Artist lubone presents an ikonographic journey through space.
Free entry!

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Lobby
Friday, 07/09 | 10:00 AM until
Sunday, 09/09 | 10:00 PM

OPENING PARTY
Reception & Party

Reception at the lobby of Zeiss-Großplanetarium with live singing by Amelie Baier.
Free entry!

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Lobby
Friday, 07/09 | starting 09:30 PM

AWARD CEREMONY

Awarding the winning films of the Festival of Animation Berlin 2018.
Free entry!

Zeiss-Großplanetarium / Cinema
Saturday, 08/09 | 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM
winners 2018