Program 2023
(stay tuned for 2024)

Please notice that the program could be changed without further notice.

Trollywood Animation Festival Program

Please note, times are given in Central European Summer Time (CEST/UTC +2). Current time in Sweden below. Main event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, all movies and screening at Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset ODEN)

Day 1

Thursday, May 4

09:00 - 17:00

Festival opens – live and digital

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Presentation: Front desk open, pick up your festival pass Speaker:  Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: N3, Entry hall Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:30 - 09:35

Opening Trollywood Animation Festival 2023!

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

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Presentation: Opening talk Speaker: Ben Mowbray Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:35 - 10:20

From South Africa, to Scandinavia: Lessons of Decolonization

By Ray Whitcher

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Presentation: From South Africa, to Scandinavia: Lessons of Decolonization Speaker: Ray Whitcher Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
10:25 - 11:10

Concept Art in a VFX production

By Martin Bergquist

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Presentation: Concept Art in a VFX production Speaker: Martin Bergquist Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
11:15 - 12:00

My Creative Process

By Regina Pessoa

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Presentation: My creative process Speaker: Regina Pessoa Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
13:00 - 13:50

Learning to write, talk and walk (notes on developing a feature film and raising a child)

By Ru Kuwahata

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Presentation: Learning to write, talk and walk (notes on developing a feature film and raising a child) Speaker: Ru Kuwahata Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:00 - 14:45

Building generative AI models for character animation

By Simon Alexanderson

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Presentation: Building generative AI models for character animation Speaker: Simon Alexandersson Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:50 - 15:00

About the short film program

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Presentation: About the short film program Speaker: TBA Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
15:15 - 16:10

DRAWING MEMORIES To translate someone else’s memories into moving images

By Annika Bergström , Hanna Högstedt

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Presentation: DRAWING MEMORIES To translate someone else’s memories into moving imagesSpeaker: Annika Bergström, Hanna Högstedt Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
16:15 - 17:00

Bamse and the world´s smallest adventure

By Christian Ryltenius

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Presentation: TBA / Bamse and the world´s smallest adventure Speaker: Christian Ryltenius Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
Business - Character animation
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18:00 - 18:45

Vernissage – At the Art Hall / Konsthallen

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Presentation: Vernissage and opening of our animation art exhibition at Konsthallen.Speaker: Peter Hagser Participating artists: Regina Pessoa, Martin Bergquist, Kaoru Furuko,All festival participants are welcome to join. Trollhättans Konsthall, Nohabgatan 11B (1 minute walk from our main venue N3).Live: This is a local and live event only. Digital: (not)Hide
19:00 - 22:00

Reception Dinner and Opening Party (VIP)

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Event: Reception dinner and opening party at Art Hall / Trollhättans KonsthallLive: This is a VIP and local event only.Digital: (not)Venue: Art Hall (Trollhättans Konsthall), Nohabgatan 11B, one minute walk from N3Hide
22:00 - 22:00

Closing the first festival day

Day 2

Friday, May 5

09:00 - 17:00

Festival opens – live and digital

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Presentation: Front desk open, pick up your festival pass Speaker:  Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: N3, Entry hall Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:30 - 09:35

Opening – day two

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

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Presentation: Second day Speaker: Ben Mowbray Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:35 - 10:20

I tend to find my stories in the real world, but I don’t think I am making documentaries

By Kajsa Naess

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Presentation: About the movie Titina Speaker: Kajsa Naess Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
10:00 - 12:00

Toon Boom Workshop with Ansgar Maßmann

By Ansgar Maßmann

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Workshop: Animation with Toon Boom, Ansgar Maßmann
Live/Digital: Yes/No
Venue: N3, Mediasal 3121, 3rd floor (up the stairs in the hallway or use the elevator)
Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden.

Join Trollywood Animation Festival and sign up for a workshop in Toon Boom Animation with Ansgar Massmann. There will be two workshops; on Thursday and Friday from 10:00-12:00. The number of seats are limited so please sign up in advance. Send us an email to register: natalie@trollywoodanimation.se

We need your full name, email and select Thursday or Friday. Please bring your own laptop and tablet/wacom or similar along. The email will be used for licensing so check your mail for response.

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10:30 - 11:10

Dream and cream de la cream of little Peter – 66 years of studio NUKKUFILM

By Mait Laas

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Presentation: DREAM AND CREAM DE LA CREAM OF LITLLE PETER – 66 YEARS OF STUDIO NUKUFILM Speaker: Mait Laas Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
11:15 - 12:00

Behind the movie My love affair with marriage

By Signe Baumane

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Presentation: Behind the movie My love affair with marriage Speaker: Signe Baumane Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
13:00 - 13:50

An Animated Life

By Suzy Parr ,

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Presentation: An Animated Life Speaker: Suzy Parr, Aardman Animation Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:00 - 14:45

Animation in Games Marketing

By Arvid Steen

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Presentation: Animation in Games Marketing Speaker: Arvid Steen Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:50 - 15:00

Innovatum Startup (in Swedish)

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Presentation: Innovatum Startup Speaker: Jan Björn  Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
15:15 - 16:00

Procedural Modelling in Autodesk Maya / Bifrost

By Roland Reyer

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Presentation: Procedural Modelling in Autodesk Bifrost Speaker: Roland Reyer Live/Digital: Yes/Yes (online presentation) Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
3D - VFX
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16:05 - 16:50

Materiality, spatiality and esoteric encounters – the artist and stop motion

By Peter Larsson ,

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Presentation: Materiality, spatiality and esoteric encounters - the artist and stop motion Speaker: Peter Larsson Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
VFX
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18:00 - 22:00

SAAVA Animation Bar / Dinner (VIP)

By SAAVA - Swedish Animation and Visual Arts

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Event: SAAVA Animation Bar / Dinner (VIP) Speaker: SAAVA Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: TBA  
VIP
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22:00 - 22:00

Closing the second festival day

Day 3

Saturday, May 6

09:00 - 16:00

Festival opens – live and digital

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Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Hide
09:05 - 09:10

Opening of day 3

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

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Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Our dear moderator will walk us through the final day of the FestivalHide
09:15 - 10:25

Screening: Fredrikstad Animation Festival Winners!

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Screening: Short film program 1 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden. Read more here!Hide
10:35 - 11:55

Screening: REX Animation Film Festival

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Screening: Short film program 2 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Read more here!Hide
12:10 - 14:00

Screening: My love affair with marriage / Signe Baumane

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Screening: Short film program 3 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden  Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Hide
14:30 - 16:00

Public screening: Titina

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Screening: Open for everybody! Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden. Open screening, no ticket, no reservations. Bring your family.Read more here!Hide
16:00 - 16:00

Closing the festival

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Ben will close Trollywood Animation Festival 2021Hide

Day 1

Thursday, May 4

09:00 - 17:00

Festival opens – live and digital

Read More
Presentation: Front desk open, pick up your festival pass Speaker:  Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: N3, Entry hall Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:30 - 09:35

Opening Trollywood Animation Festival 2023!

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

Read More
Presentation: Opening talk Speaker: Ben Mowbray Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:35 - 10:20

From South Africa, to Scandinavia: Lessons of Decolonization

By Ray Whitcher

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Presentation: From South Africa, to Scandinavia: Lessons of Decolonization Speaker: Ray Whitcher Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
10:25 - 11:10

Concept Art in a VFX production

By Martin Bergquist

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Presentation: Concept Art in a VFX production Speaker: Martin Bergquist Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
11:15 - 12:00

My Creative Process

By Regina Pessoa

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Presentation: My creative process Speaker: Regina Pessoa Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
13:00 - 13:50

Learning to write, talk and walk (notes on developing a feature film and raising a child)

By Ru Kuwahata

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Presentation: Learning to write, talk and walk (notes on developing a feature film and raising a child) Speaker: Ru Kuwahata Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:00 - 14:45

Building generative AI models for character animation

By Simon Alexanderson

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Presentation: Building generative AI models for character animation Speaker: Simon Alexandersson Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:50 - 15:00

About the short film program

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Presentation: About the short film program Speaker: TBA Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
15:15 - 16:10

DRAWING MEMORIES To translate someone else’s memories into moving images

By Annika Bergström , Hanna Högstedt

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Presentation: DRAWING MEMORIES To translate someone else’s memories into moving imagesSpeaker: Annika Bergström, Hanna Högstedt Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
16:15 - 17:00

Bamse and the world´s smallest adventure

By Christian Ryltenius

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Presentation: TBA / Bamse and the world´s smallest adventure Speaker: Christian Ryltenius Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
Business - Character animation
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18:00 - 18:45

Vernissage – At the Art Hall / Konsthallen

Read More
Presentation: Vernissage and opening of our animation art exhibition at Konsthallen.Speaker: Peter Hagser Participating artists: Regina Pessoa, Martin Bergquist, Kaoru Furuko,All festival participants are welcome to join. Trollhättans Konsthall, Nohabgatan 11B (1 minute walk from our main venue N3).Live: This is a local and live event only. Digital: (not)Hide
19:00 - 22:00

Reception Dinner and Opening Party (VIP)

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Event: Reception dinner and opening party at Art Hall / Trollhättans KonsthallLive: This is a VIP and local event only.Digital: (not)Venue: Art Hall (Trollhättans Konsthall), Nohabgatan 11B, one minute walk from N3Hide
22:00 - 22:00

Closing the first festival day

Day 2

Friday, May 5

09:00 - 17:00

Festival opens – live and digital

Read More
Presentation: Front desk open, pick up your festival pass Speaker:  Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: N3, Entry hall Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:30 - 09:35

Opening – day two

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

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Presentation: Second day Speaker: Ben Mowbray Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
09:35 - 10:20

I tend to find my stories in the real world, but I don’t think I am making documentaries

By Kajsa Naess

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Presentation: About the movie Titina Speaker: Kajsa Naess Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
10:00 - 12:00

Toon Boom Workshop with Ansgar Maßmann

By Ansgar Maßmann

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Workshop: Animation with Toon Boom, Ansgar Maßmann
Live/Digital: Yes/No
Venue: N3, Mediasal 3121, 3rd floor (up the stairs in the hallway or use the elevator)
Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden.

Join Trollywood Animation Festival and sign up for a workshop in Toon Boom Animation with Ansgar Massmann. There will be two workshops; on Thursday and Friday from 10:00-12:00. The number of seats are limited so please sign up in advance. Send us an email to register: natalie@trollywoodanimation.se

We need your full name, email and select Thursday or Friday. Please bring your own laptop and tablet/wacom or similar along. The email will be used for licensing so check your mail for response.

Hide
10:30 - 11:10

Dream and cream de la cream of little Peter – 66 years of studio NUKKUFILM

By Mait Laas

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Presentation: DREAM AND CREAM DE LA CREAM OF LITLLE PETER – 66 YEARS OF STUDIO NUKUFILM Speaker: Mait Laas Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
11:15 - 12:00

Behind the movie My love affair with marriage

By Signe Baumane

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Presentation: Behind the movie My love affair with marriage Speaker: Signe Baumane Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
13:00 - 13:50

An Animated Life

By Suzy Parr ,

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Presentation: An Animated Life Speaker: Suzy Parr, Aardman Animation Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:00 - 14:45

Animation in Games Marketing

By Arvid Steen

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Presentation: Animation in Games Marketing Speaker: Arvid Steen Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
14:50 - 15:00

Innovatum Startup (in Swedish)

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Presentation: Innovatum Startup Speaker: Jan Björn  Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)Hide
15:15 - 16:00

Procedural Modelling in Autodesk Maya / Bifrost

By Roland Reyer

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Presentation: Procedural Modelling in Autodesk Bifrost Speaker: Roland Reyer Live/Digital: Yes/Yes (online presentation) Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
3D - VFX
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16:05 - 16:50

Materiality, spatiality and esoteric encounters – the artist and stop motion

By Peter Larsson ,

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Presentation: Materiality, spatiality and esoteric encounters - the artist and stop motion Speaker: Peter Larsson Live/Digital: Yes/Yes Venue: N3, Black Box  Live event: N3, Nohabgatan 15 Trollhättan, Sweden. Digital event: You will find a link in your mail on Thursday morning (or buy a ticket today!)
VFX
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18:00 - 22:00

SAAVA Animation Bar / Dinner (VIP)

By SAAVA - Swedish Animation and Visual Arts

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Event: SAAVA Animation Bar / Dinner (VIP) Speaker: SAAVA Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: TBA  
VIP
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22:00 - 22:00

Closing the second festival day

Day 3

Saturday, May 6

09:00 - 16:00

Festival opens – live and digital

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Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Hide
09:05 - 09:10

Opening of day 3

By Ben Mowbray Moderator, 3D generalist and designer

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Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Our dear moderator will walk us through the final day of the FestivalHide
09:15 - 10:25

Screening: Fredrikstad Animation Festival Winners!

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Screening: Short film program 1 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden. Read more here!Hide
10:35 - 11:55

Screening: REX Animation Film Festival

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Screening: Short film program 2 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Read more here!Hide
12:10 - 14:00

Screening: My love affair with marriage / Signe Baumane

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Screening: Short film program 3 Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden  Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden.Hide
14:30 - 16:00

Public screening: Titina

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Screening: Open for everybody! Live/Digital: Yes/No Venue: Biostaden Live event: Biostaden, Kungsgatan 30 (affärshuset Oden), Trollhättan, Sweden. Open screening, no ticket, no reservations. Bring your family.Read more here!Hide
16:00 - 16:00

Closing the festival

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Ben will close Trollywood Animation Festival 2021Hide