Jersey Fresh, Tales of the Wiccan Chicken has been selected for the Ottawa 06 International Animation Festival’s Pitch THIS!, which takes place as part of the Television Animation Conference (TAC). The project is one of two winners, chosen from proposals from Canada, the US and abroad. Congratulations to Chris Dainty and Jessica Borutski on also getting selected for their pitch The Constellations!
If anyone is interested in attending, Pitch THIS! will be held on the second day of TAC, Thursday, September 21 at 11:00 am at the Chateau Laurier hotel. If you are in the animation industry, we highly suggest that you come to the event as it is the best way to network with industry professionals! For more information, visit The Ottawa International Animation Festival website.
To give you an example of awesome people in attendance, Pitch THIS! panelists confirmed to date are:
Peter Gal, Director, Development and Animation, Nickelodeon
Heather Kenyon, Director of Development, Original Animation, Cartoon Network
Madeleine Levesque, Director, Original Production, TELETOON Canada
Linda Simensky, Senior Director of Children’s Programming, PBS
Catherine Winder (moderator), Executive Producer at Lucasfilm Animation
And to top it all off, if you get an TAC AnimaPass, you get to see the whole week’s worth of awesome animations (and get into ALL the parties/Animator picnic!)
Hope to see you all there!