The organizers of VIEW Conference 2015, set for Turin, Italy Oct. 19-23 (viewconference.it), have announced that the 16th edition will feature a presentation on The Making of Kung Fu Panda 3 with DreamWorks Animation director Alessandro Carloni, who spoke to VIEW attendees last year about How to Train Your Dragon 2.
Carloni makes his feature directing debut with KFP3; his prior credits at DWA include co-head of story on Dragon 2, head of story on How to Train Your Dragon, supervising animator/story artist on Kung Fu Panda, story artist/animator on Over the Hedge and animator on Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas.
The lineup of Master Class Workshops has also been announced:
The Scribble Pond – Fishing for a Story with Kris Pearn, director, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 [Monday, 9:30 – 12:30]
Art on the Operating Table with Henry LaBounta, chief visual officer, Zynga [Thursday 9:00 – 10:00]
Comedy and Morality with David Misch, author/screenwriter/comedian [Wednesday 14:00-15:00]
NeoModernism: A Photo Walk with Rubin with Michael Rubin, senior innovator, Adobe Systems’ Creative Technologies Lab [Monday, 14:30-17:30]
The Art of Creating a Color Script: Every Picture Tells a Story with Michael Kurinsky, production designer, Sony Pictures Animation [Monday 10:30 – 12:30]
Introduction to Texturing with Substance Painter for Games and 3D with Simon Fenton, head of games, Escape Studios [Monday, 9:30 – 17:30]
Let’s Play Together: The Culture of Multiplayer in Video Games with Marco Mazzaglia, IT manager, Ovosonico [Thursday, 14:00]