Floyd Norman

Keynote Address at SIGGRAPH 2017 - Floyd Norman

SIGGRAPH 2017, the world’s leading annual interdisciplinary educational experience showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques, has announced Floyd Norman, the first African-American animator to work for Walt Disney Animation Studios, as its keynote speaker. SIGGRAPH’s keynote session featuring Norman will be presented as a fireside chat, allowing attendees the opportunity to hear a Disney legend discuss his life and career within an intimate setting. SIGGRAPH 2017 will mark the 44th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, and will be held July 30 through August 3, 2017 in Los Angeles.

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Floyd Norman

Floyd Norman Documentary - Sneak Peek

Floyd Norman Documentary - Sneak Peek - www.MichaelFioreFilms.com from Michael Fiore Films on Vimeo.

Floyd is one of thsoe special people you meet working in animation.  He contributed many editorial cartoons for my book - Thinking Animation, and co-wrote the Introduction.  I can't wait to see this full documentary about Floyd Norman.