motionfest 2008 :: a day of animation & motion graphics

In cooperation with the City of Albuquerque Film Office, Adobe, MAXON, and Autodesk, you can take part in motionfest: a day of animation and motion graphics – FREE of charge

motionfest takes place on October 12, 2008 and includes sessions for animation, motion graphics, and VFX professionals, by Autodesk, Adobe, Maxon and other software and hardware companies in the industry. Special sessions are also available for students of all ages.

Check out our Higher-Ed Pavilion where you can take classes from top animation, motion graphics and VFX post-secondary schools in the country, including Savannah College of Art (SCAD), Ex'Pression, the Art Center Design College and more.

And, our High-School Pavilion offers a similar program for middle and high-school students. Check out the sessions offered by the Media Arts Collaborative Charter School and the Digital Arts & Technology Academy (DATA) to see what your high-school education could be like!

Take part in the special Adobe | Maxon: Made for Motion Graphics seminar. This seminar demonstrates how you can enjoy increased speed and efficiency in your production pipeline by combining the power of Adobe CS3 Production Premium and MAXON CINEMA 4D.

And, don't miss our special showings of the animated feature: Romeo and Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss. Animator Phil Nibbelink will be on hand to sign autographs and draw for the kids!

There's something for everyone – from animation and motion graphics professionals to elementary school kids.

Get your tickets now!



motionfest is part of motion08 - an annual animation and motion graphics conference. motion is a unique event, highlighting 'the art of' motion graphics. From animation and broadcast design, to motion picture title design and VFX, we'll be exploring the most innovative and groundbreaking work in the industry.

Top Hollywood animators, motion graphics artists and VFX artists share their skills, work, and professional insights in keynotes, panel discussions and workshop sessions.

To register for motion08 in addition to motionfest, click here.



Name Sales End Price Fee
Add 3D to Your Motion Graphics with the Adobe/MAXON Pipeline   Ended Free
motionfest - General Sessions   Ended Free
motionfest - Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss: 10:30AM showing   Ended Free
motionfest - Higher-Ed Pavilion   Ended Free
motionfest - High-School Pavilion   Ended Free
motionfest - Character Drawing with Phil: elementary {k-2}   Ended Free
motionfest - Character Drawing with Phil: elementary {3-5}   Ended Free
motionfest - Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss: 2:00PM showing   Ended Free
motionfest - animated feature :: motionfest awards   Ended $5 $0.99