FLANIMATION FILM FEST
FRIDAY FULL PROGRAM
FRIDAY, AUGUST 20
CARTOON COMEDY KICKOFF PARTY | 7PM
Flanimation Film Fest kicks off into high gear Friday, August 20th with an Opening Night Celebration at Mudville Music Room. The night features award-winning comedian Blimbaum and a gang of animated comedy! There will be some of the fest's funniest selections and nostalgic TV commericals. Doors open at 6:30pm, comedy + screening starts at 7PM. Mudville Music Room is located at 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32216.
SATURDAY FULL PROGRAM
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21
Flanimation Film Fest continues on Saturday, August 21st at Mudville Music Room located at 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32216. Flanimation Fest Saturday at Mudville Music Room offers four animation programs and two drawing sessions. The 12pm slot presents family friendly animation great for young children and geared for all ages. At 2:00 pm, there will be a drawing session with Spongebob Squarepants artist Chris Tabares. The 3:00 pm slot features Visionary Voices in independent, experimental, student and original series. At 5:00 pm another drawing session is planned with Chris. The 6:00 pm show features Local, International and Commissioned Animation. At 9:00 pm, we close out the night with the PUBLIC POOL CARTOON PARTY and Flanimation Awards Ceremony! The Saturday Night After-Party will be announced for animators and festival attendees.
FAMILY FRIENDLY | 12PM
Join us for an afternoon program made especially for the whole family! Animation curated by local and international artists that kids will love! Children six and under are free!
MEET & DRAW WITH SPONGEBOB ARTIST CHRIS TABARES | 2 PM
SKETCHING SESSION #1
Live drawing session with professional animator Christoper Tabares working on Nickelodeon's Spongebob Squarepants! Christopher is a local Floridian, born and raised in Orlando, Florida. His specialties include Storyboarding for Animation and developing Character designs. This drawing session is for all ages.
VISIONARY VOICES | 3PM
This programming block features the best independent, experimental, student and original series from web, tv and streaming.
PICTURE THIS! WITH SPONGEBOB ARTIST CHRIS TABARES | 5PM
SKETCHING SESSION #2
Bring your Sketchbook, iPad or Tablet and draw with professional animator Christopher Tabares from Nickelodeon's Spongbob Squarepants! This drawing session is geared towards artists who are looking to improve their skills and hone in on their style. He will give you pointers and tips on developing your characters. Christopher is a local Floridian, born and raised in Orlando, Florida. His specialties include Storyboarding for Animation and developing Character designs.
RISING TALENT | 6PM
This programming block features the best local, independent, and international cartoons, as well as commissioned cartoons like music videos, commercials and social media videos.
PUBLIC POOL CARTOON PARTY/AWARDS | 9PM
Public Pool is a collection of animation best suited for the deep end where things can get a little crazy! This program block features animation best suited for a teen and adult audience. Immediately following will be the Flanimation Awards ceremony!