Venue: University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts
USC, UCLA, CAL ARTS AND WOMEN IN ANIMATION ARE PRESENTING A WOMEN’S ANIMATION SYMPOSIUM, A 3 DAY EVENT
Breaking the Glass Frame: Women and Animation, Past, Present, Future
is an event designed to empower women and LGBTQ+ people by spotlighting female contributions to the field of animation and exploring solutions to sexual harassment, bias and lack of diversity that challenge working women within the industry and academia.
The symposium will feature keynote talks by Academy Award winner, Brenda Chapman (Brave, The Prince of Egypt) and Executive Vice President and Creative Director at Sesame Workshop, Brown Johnson.
- NextGen World View
- Breaking Through the Boys’ Club, Strategies for Positive Change in the Industry
- Advocating for Diversity + Inclusion in Animation: Race, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation + Age
- An Invisible History – Trailblazing Women of Animation