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Max Howard

Max Howard Consulting Group

Speaking at Animex Talk

Max Howard Max is a sought after consultant and lecturer for the animation industry, working with companies and organizations from all around the world.

• Provides first-hand knowledge of how to develop, fund, produce and distribute animated feature films.
• Offers lectures and seminars on the art of storytelling, design and production for the feature animation industry.
• Guest speaks and conducts seminars/tele-seminars at companies, film festivals (Cannes, Annecy, etc.), schools, colleges and universities around the world.
• Builds partnerships and creates film properties between Asian and American studios.

Max Howard created and ran studios for Disney in London, Paris, Orlando and Los Angeles, working on some of Disney’s most memorable films including Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. As President of Warner Bros Feature Animation he oversaw such hit movies as The Iron Giant and Space Jam. At DreamWorks, he was co-executive producer for Spirit, Stallion of the Cimarron.
Max is currently producing a series of animated feature films for Exodus Film Group. Igor, the company’s first production, was released in 2008. The Hero of Color City opened in October 2014, with a third film, Bunyan and Babe, A Giant Adventure now in production. He also served as an executive producer on last year’s Christmas movie, Saving Santa. In the works is a slate of independent animated feature films including Gecko, The Pied Piper, and a TV series, Planet Wrong

Talk: Pitching your project, whether it’s a feature film, TV show or game.

In this presentation Max Howard will discuss the secrets of putting your best foot forward, how to prepare and present to land that all important deal.

Speaking on:

  • Friday 14 February: 10:00am
  • Thursday 13 February: 10:00am
  • Saturday 05 September: 12:00pm
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