workshop in motion capture & aerial stunts


Motion Capture (mo-cap) has become an exiting new professional skill for physical performers. Actors, stunt performers, circus artists, dancers and others increasingly find work doing mo cap for film, animation, computer games etc.

This industry standard workshop with top international instructors will equip you with the necessary how-to knowledge for performing mo-cap for film, TV, computer games, live action and more – including spectacular work in flying harnesses. Please check out instructors Carrie Thiel, Joe Perez and Kristoffer Jørgensen below; together they cover a wide area of mo cap and stunt expertise, LORD OF THE RINGS meets STAR WARS meets DEAD SNOW – this is the most thorough workshop on this subject ever presented in Scandinavia.

NB Lodging and meals included in the attendance fee NB!

 

THEMES

  • Motion capture (mo-cap) performance
  • Person flying / wire work
  • Air ram
  • Ratchet pulls
  • Stunts and fight choreography
  • Expert advise and Q & A sessions

 

INSTRUCTORS

Carrie Thiel (Canada), Motion Capture Director for “Lord of the Rings” trilogy + +, FDC fight director
http:// www.carriethiel.com/
http://www.imdb.com/name/ nm1431050 

Joe Perez (USA), stunt coordinator with 20+ years in the US stunt industry; wire work specialist
http://www.stuntphone.com/ viewprofiledetail.php?id=10 19
http://www.imdb.com/name/ nm0673520

Kristoffer Jørgensen (Norway), stunt coordinator, NSFS fight director, leader Arctic Action Stunt Team
http://www.imdb.com/name/ nm1342686

 

WHAT

As motion capture (mo-cap) is becoming an increasingly used effect in film, computer games and other media, this has created new job opportunities for physical movements artists. Over the course of 5 days different facets of mo-cap are explored, then fused together to create exciting action scenes that incorporates multiple character action, fights on several levels, and more.

 

STUDIO

The workshop will be held at FilmCamp studios, Troms (1,5 hrs drive from Tromsø), Norway. This is the largest studio venue in northern Norway.

http://www.filmcamp.no/

The workshop fee includes lodging in single rooms and 3 meals per day.
More info on the venue, how to get there, what to bring etc with confirmed attendance.

 

FEE

Early bird: NOK 10.000,-
After November 1st: NOK 12.000,-

 

APPLICATION

To ensure a high professional level, attending this workshop requires a written application stating your background and why you wish to attend.
Send your application to: arcticaction@gmail.com

 

OBSERVERS

For directors, producers, game developers and other professionals interested in attending this workshop as observers rather that active participants “on the floor”, we will also allow for some spaces for this. Please contact us especially about this if interested: arcticaction@gmail.com