9 - 10am


Heitor Capuzzo

Synthetic Sound in Animation: The Russian and German Contributions

10 - 10:30am

Morning coffee break (Level 2 Lobby)

10:30 - 12:30pm | Session 4 Panels

20min Talks

Intersections of Buddhism, Art & Animation

Chair: Yin Ker

Graham Barton, Birgitta Hosea: Animation as Mindful Practice
Hu Tze-Yue Gigi: Animating the Buddha and His Teachings
Yin Ker: Animation for Teaching Buddhist Art History
Masao Yokota: Buddhism and Kawamoto’s the Book of the Dead
20min Talks

The Scope from New Wave to Pervasive Animation in Korea

Chair: Dallim Park

Jinny Hye Jin Choo: Challenge and New Vision for the future of the Korean Indie Animation
Yumi Kim: Animated Shorts in Korea
April Youngok Kim: Interactive Games/Animations for the Restoration of Communication in Digital Era
Seehee Kim: The Public Interest in Korea Animation
Yong Chu Suh: Experimented & Expanded
20-Min talks

Animation Aesthetics

Chair: Kirsten Thompson

Sabrina Schmid: Current global trends in animation productions by students: ideas, styles and techniques - what matters most?
Karen Kriss: Tactility and the Changing Close-up in CGI Animation
Yanyun Chen: On Blinking: Looking closely at Don Hertzfeldt’s animations
Chen Yun Shen: Integration of Sexual Representation and Warfare
20-Min talks

Animation and Sound

Chair: Juan Camilo Gonzalez

Sarah-Tabea Sammel: Drawn to Sound
Max Hattler: Visual Mahler
Francisco Ortega, Jorgelina Orfila: Mainstream Characters, Subaltern Voices: From "Top Cat" to "Don Gato"
Eric Adrian Patrick: Animating the Sonic Residue

12:30 - 1:30pm


1:30 - 2:30pm


Ulrich Wegenast

Expanded Animation – Towards a Spatial Theory and Practice between Architecture, Game Art, Performance and Animation

Introduction by Mr. Sascha Kienzle
Head of Science and Technology Department
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

2:30 - 4pm | Session 5 panels

20min Talks

Asian Animation History

Chair: Hassan Muthalib

Daisy Yan Du: The Dis/appearance of Animals in Animated Films during the Chinese Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976
Davide Benvenuti, Cheak Yen Hui: The Artist's Spirit: Ronald Searle in Singapore during World War 2
Donna Lee Brien: Troy Chin and the graphic memoir
20min Talks

Producing, Distributing and Reimagining Animation in Turkey and Greece

Chair: Zeynep Akcay

Zeynep Akçay: The Turkish Animation Industry: What has changed in 15 years
Panagiotis Kyriakoulakos, Angelos Rouvas: 70 years of Greek Animation(1945-2015): How the Past informs the Future
20min Talks

Japanese Animation

Chair: Erwin Feyersinger

Katharine Buljan: Religious Traces in Japanese Animation
Nurul Lina Mohd Nor: A Discourse on Puppet Animation: Kihachiro Kawamoto's The Book of The Dead
Richard J. Leskosky: Eat Fast, Fight Hard: The Role of Food and Its Preparation in Takahashi Rumiko’s Ranma ½ Japanese animation
20min Talks

Asian Musings about Animation

Chair: Ben Seide

Ai-Ting Chung: From Dreamwork to Cyberspace: A Playground of Satoshi Kon
Chunning Guo: Exploration of Memories Through Animated Documentary
Constance Hui Peng Goh: Cinema of Cognition: Burton's Opening Sequences as Cultural Analyses

4 - 4:30pm


4:30 - 5:30pm


Giannalberto Bendazzi

A World History of Animation

5:30 - 6:30pm

Special Event

Potpourri: A Selection of Malaysian Animation Shorts

Curated by: Hassan Muthalib


Special Event

CCA Trip

But transport from ADM lobby to CCA
For ticket holders (CCA event) only