Black Girls Code: Melanated and Animated: Exploring Careers In The Animation Industry
The animation market is worth $264 billion, but studies show that only 3 percent of animated film directors are women, with only 1 percent being women of color. Representation matters.
Join us virtually tomorrow for a dynamic discussion featuring the creators and animators behind some of your favorite characters. Panelists include Monique Henry-Hudson, Story/Editorial Coordinator, Netflix, Andre Rodriguez, Digital Modeler, Blue Sky Studios, Pilar Newton, Animator/Director, PilarToons, LLC, Wayne Moodie, Animation Technical Director, Laika Stop-Motion Studios and Rita De Cassia Barros Oliveira, Senior Manager, The Walt Disney Company. We'll be delving into their career experiences, covering tips on launching a career in the industry, and discussing the state of diversity and inclusion in amination.