Fri 2 August 2019 | 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Jerusalem Cinemateque - 11 Hebron Road, Jerusalem,

MiniNation – Summer Edition!



~ WITH – Ari Folman, Niv Majar, Josh Fisher, Mary Harrington ~

~ The summer edition of AniNation Festival and The Jerusalem Film Fund’s professional conference, as part of The “Hop, Skip & a Jump” 2019 ~

Friday, August 2nd
Mishkenot Sha’ananim, Jerusalem

10:00-10:45 – Niv Majar
11:00- 11:45 – Mary Harrington
11:45- 12:15 – break
12:15- 13:15 – Josh Fisher
13:15- 14:00 – Ari Folman
14:00-14:15 – An exciting announcement!

Program >

Mary Harrington – executive producer at Nickelodeon
Big Ideas!: A Behind-the- Scenes Look at Animation Development for Kids

Josh Fisher – Senior Manager, Preschool Kids & Family at Netflix
Living Animated: Making your way Through Hollywood and Developing Successful Children’s Content for a Global Market

Ari Folman – director, screenwriter – Anna Frank – from impossible icon to commercial cinema: The journey from total rejection, through seven years of trying to create an exciting new cinematic event. A first look behind the scenes from the director’s perspective of animated film, ”Anne Frank”. Connecting the original story to today, while creating 129 thousand paintings in 5 different countries..

Niv Majar – Creator, Director, Actor, Editor and (also) Animator
Animation without Animation: Niv Majar talks about making guerrilla-comedy webseries, the evolution to Israeli network television and what animation has got to do with it all.

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About the conference >

The conference will host leading local and international mentors from Nickelodeon, Netflix and more in unique master classes designed especially for animators, directors, producers and the animation industry crew.

In this very special summer edition we will bring you the latest on animation development, creation and most importantly – marketing!

Join us and hear from the world’s leading creators and executives. Enjoy this one time opportunity to personally talk to them and get
crucial tips ~

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A bit about this year’s MININATON spokespeople >

Ari Folman – Israeli film director and screenwriter, known best for directing his animated documentary film “Waltz with Bashir” as well as directing the live-action/animated film “The Congress”. He currently plans to direct an animated drama film based on the life of Anne Frank during the Holocaust.

Niv Majar – Actor, director, editor, animator and screenwriter. Creator of television and web series (“Nitza ve lehem” with roy kafri, “Televizia MeHa’Atid”) and and lead role in the award winning television series drama “Al HaSpectrum”

Josh Fisher – Senior Manager, Preschool Kids & Family at Netflix and an Emmy award winning creative executive with over 17 years of experience creating and producing TV, games and successful content for young audiences. He has developed and produced hundreds of episodes of animation & live action and games. Josh has produced series for Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Disney, the NFL.

Mary Harrington – Executive producer at Nickelodeon for over fifteen years, guiding and producing children’s shows like Rugrats, Invader Zim, Hey Arnold! and Ni-Hao Kai-Lan.

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Limited seats! // The events will be held in English

Tickets available at: | *9377
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