Saturday June 15

Within the framework of Beirut Animated 3,

You are cordially invited to attend a Panel discussion about the independent animation production in Lebanon


Date: Saturday 15 June 2013 from 4 to 7PM

Venue: Metropolis Empire Sofil, Ashrafieh


With panelists

Lina Ghaibeh (Established animator, instructor at AUB)

Emile Adaimy (Owner and creative director of Adaimy Studios)

Chadi Aoun (Animation instructor at ALBA)

Mahmoud Korek (CEO and lead animator of the Animation department at the postoffice)

Myriam Sassine (Producer at Abbout Productions)

Amine Alameddine (Creative and managing director of Caustik)

Reine Abbas (Co-founder, partner and head of Art department at Wixel Studios)

Jorj Abou Mhaya (Animator, illustrator, painter)

David Habchy (Animator, illustrator, founding member of Waraq collective)

Ahmad Beiruty (Animator and 2D instructor)



4:00PM – 4:50PM: Animation and education

5:00PM – 5:50PM: Producers and animation studios between commercial and independent work

6:00PM – 7PM: Showcasing independent animators


Moderated by

Saud Boksmati (Illustrator, animator) and Lina Younes (Editor, animator, co-founder of The Animation Chamber)



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