This course elaborates on the skills from ANI 425 Visual Storytelling. Students will develop advanced techniques for storyboarding, staging, pre-production, character development and performance to support their original narrative stories. Rigorous exercises will emphasize visually dynamic composition, figure drawing applied to storyboarding, editing, continuity and sophisticated use of camera. Students will complete a final advanced storyboard and animatic edited with sound, which can be used as a portfolio piece for any aspiring storyboard artist.
ANI 425 is a prerequisite for this class.