GOBELINS - L'école de l'image

Introduction

For almost 50 years, GOBELINS, l’école de l’image has been a global reference in the fields of digital communication, interactive design, and entertainment. Renowned as one of the best schools in the world, GOBELINS offers courses in Photography, Animated Filmmaking, 3D Animation, Motion Design and Video Gaming. GOBELINS, l’école de l’image has developed a range of programmes and international services to cater to the needs of international students, professionals, schools, businesses, festivals and even cultural services of embassies. ANIMATED FILMMAKING 4 years full-time: This course allows students to master both traditional and digital animation techniques (2D and 3D) following professional methods in animation studio conditions, enabling students to capture each step of film design and production as well as progressively equipping them with all the skills expected to be able to work on a long feature. 3D ANIMATION 1 year full-time: Advanced programme in 3D Character Animation which features conferences by international animation and video game experts, production of an individual demo reel and 3-month internship with a training report to be written. This course is an opportunity to develop professional level skills in directing, acting and movement. PHOTOGRAPHY 3 years full-time: Enabling students to acquire high-level creative and technical skills, taught in conjunction with experts from different practices so that students gain professional quality achievements. Training conducted in various formats: conventional lessons, conferences, core subjects and workshops themed around publicity, food photography, fashion, beauty, and architecture. MOTION DESIGN 1 year full-time: Broadening students’ skills in an area increasingly sought after by professionals: movement design. This field makes it possible to design and create communications adapted to mobile supports and new communication spaces, to organize messages by combining the three vectors of Motion Design: animated images, typography in movement and sound design. VIDEO GAME 1-year Specialized Master’s degree: “Interactive Digital Experiences” programme, conceived with the CNAM/ENJMIN, is the first of its kind in France. The strength of this programme is that it prepares high-level engineers, graphic designers, and IT specialists to become experts in the design and creation of games for mobiles, tablets, social networks, terminals and installations.

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Certificate

3D Character Animator

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 France Paris

Drawing on its experience and worldwide reputation in the field of character animation, GOBELINS conceived a specialized professional training in 3D character animation wich profiles are high demanded. [+]

Drawing on its experience and worldwide reputation in the field of character animation, GOBELINS conceived a specialized professional training in 3D character animation which profiles are high demanded. This programme has been built with the help of instructors coming from the best 3D animation studios and includes hands-on exercises to master direction, movements and acting skills. This programme also includes conferences from international animation and video games experts, the production of a demo reel, a professional internship and an end-of-training report. This programme has a strong international focus with participants coming from all over the world.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT Acting Movement: gravity and weight Animation styles: from realism to cartoon Character Animation: humans, animals and toons Lipsync 3D Layout The different 3D Animation techniques: methodology and practice Conferences by international animation experts Production of an individual demo reel showcasing the student’s animation skills SKILLS Proficiency of 3D character animation (human characters, animals, realist style, cartoon, etc.) Creativity in terms of animation THE ASSETS Specialization training in 3D Character Animation. International focus with participants from all over the world High-level international instructors Hands-on practical exercises with high levels of pedagogical progression so that participants can reach a professional level of 3D animation and gain new career opportunities. Participation in FMX, one of the biggest European conferences for 3D animation professionals 2-months internship with a training report to be written. Production of a demo reel, particularly helpful in the professional world and for job search TARGET AUDIENCE ... [-]

Summer courses

Summer School Animation

Campus Full time 2 weeks September 2019 France Paris

France is today the third largest animation producer in the world and the European leader. French artists and studios create and develop full-length feature films, TV series, commercials, short art-house films, special effects, video games and other emerging forms of audiovisual expression. [+]

Understand what makes for successful Character Animation !

France is today the third largest animation producer in the world and the European leader. French artists and studios create and develop full-length feature films, TV series, commercials, short art-house films, special effects, video games and other emerging forms of audiovisual expression. Graphic and animation styles, narrative modes and characters are quite varied, but all reveal a certain French touch that is recognised and appreciated around the world. Indeed, many young French talents are sought after to work in studios around the world. Such creativity in animation has been the specialty of GOBELINS, l’école de l’image for 40 years.... [-]


Videos

Exercices des étudiants Animateurs de personnages 3D de GOBELINS

NEBULA - Animation Short Film 2014 - GOBELINS

Oktapodi - Animation Short Film - GOBELINS

WILDFIRE | Animation Short Film 2015 - GOBELINS

MADE IN CHINA | Animation Short Film 2015 - GOBELINS

AMA | Animation Short Film 2015 - GOBELINS

SHUDŌ | Animation Short Film 2015 - GOBELINS

LE DERNIER JOUR D'UN CONDAMNE | Animation Short Film 2015 - GOBELINS