Scotland Loves Animation is back on form again with two huge speakers for the education day direct from Japan to talk about a diverse selection of topics.

Thanks to Anime Limited and Creative Scotland for making this day possible!


09:30 - 09.55 - Registration

10:00 - 11:30 - 35 Years of Polygon with Jack Liang

Polygon Pictures is one of the world's longest-running 3DCG animation studios, currently celebrating 35 years producing Japanese animation. Join Jack Liang to learn more about the ground-breaking studio and 3D animation from the perspective of anime production, as well as discussion of the impact of Netflix has had upon Polygon and the animation industry as a whole.

11:30 - 11:45 - BREAK

11:45 - 13:15 - ME!ME!ME! - anime in production

Creator of two visually stunning shorts for Studio Khara's Japan Animator Expo series - ME!ME!ME! and Girl - and designer for the renowned Evangelion series, Hibiki Yoshizaki is one of the anime industry's most talented and innovative artists. Join Mr. Yoshizaki for an exploration of the anime production process, as well as examples of his eye-catching work.

13:20 - 14:00 - Q+A with both guests hosted by Jonathan Clements

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Jonathan Clements

Author of Anime: A History

Jack Liang

Join this Polygon Pictures' producer as we celebrate 35 years of the cutting-edge studio

Hibiki Yoshizaki

Designer and director for Studio Khara