Animex News

Special Effects Guru at Animex Saltburn

30 January 08

The world’s largest animation and gaming festival returns to the region Monday 4 - Friday 8 February, and Saltburn Community Theatre is part of that region.

East Cleveland audiences can be part of the festival at special screenings of the Animex Awards and can listen, watch and learn from world-renowned special effects guru Hans Rijpkema. There aren’t many bigger names in special effects than Hans Rijpkema. He was a key member of the special effects teams behind the first Harry Potter movie, Scooby Doo, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Night at the Museum and Golden Compass. He’ll be talking about his production techniques and showing exclusive behind-the-scenes stuff from some of these movies. He’s also available to take questions, so be prepared!.

Animex Screen in Saltburn