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Animation & VFX

Explore Animation & VFX: Animation at AFTRS offers unique, industry-based training programs where you will focus on high-end digital storytelling skills to create world-class graduate films.

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AFTRS has a strong, internationally-acclaimed animation tradition. Graduates include Emmy award-winning titles designer Patrick Clair (The Crown, The Man in The High Castle, True Detective), director Sandy Widyanata (Monument 14, forthcoming), layout artist Ben Wright (Happy Feet 2, Maya the Bee), and Oscar nominee Sejong Park (Birthday Boy).

Master the art of animation

Through an intensive program of practical exercises and reflective seminars, you will be challenged to work across a variety of forms, briefs and projects to hone your skill-set.

Develop your storytelling

Develop cinematic storytelling skills through animation and hybrid live-action and animation productions. Drill deep into storytelling through animation and the inverted production process typical of animation and visual effects productions.

Career opportunities

Animation at AFTRS will fast-track you to gaining mastery in animation storytelling and production. The courses will equip you with the deep specialist knowledge and collaborative, professional practice to propel you towards creative leadership roles in animation and visual effects.