You can now watch Animation Magazine’s timely Animation Masters Summit panel on “Creating Relevant Toons During Turbulent Times,” right here on our website! The panel, which was part of Toonz Media Group’s online event this week features:
- Oscar-nominated and BAFTA-winning producer Jinko Gotoh (Klaus, The Little Prince, The LEGO Movie 2, Escape from Hat)
- Animator, screenwriter, producer and voice actor Carl Harvey “C.H.” Greenblatt (Chowder, Harvey Beaks, Jellystone!)
- Annie- and Emmy-winning director, writer, character designer and voice actor Jorge R. Gutiérrez (The Book of Life, El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera, Maya and the Three)
- Emmy-nominated writer and executive producer Sascha Paladino (Mira, Royal Detective, Miles from Tomorrowland, Mission Force One)
The four talented animation veterans discuss their upcoming projects, touch upon adapting to the new pandemic restrictions, discuss the importance of diversity and gender parity, offer tips to recent graduates who are looking for jobs in the animation business, and share how they find inspiration for their artistic careers. The event was a joint venture of Animation Masters Summit presented by Toonz Media Group and Animation Magazine.
You can watch the panel in its entirety here: