Acting for Animation Course



Learn how to breathe LIFE into your animation with world renowned artist, animator & director Aaron Blaise! In this in-depth course, Aaron Blaise (“Brother Bear”, “Mulan”, “The Lion King”) takes you through is approach on how to create characters that seem believable and real. He will teach you how to evoke emotion from the character and connect with the audience. You’ll get 20 videos and over 20 hours of content  covering:

  • Acting & Emotion
  • Broad Action
  • Subtle Acting & Performances
  • Conveying Subtext
  • Changing from one emotion to another
  • Pantomime
  • Animating to Dialog
  • Creating strong poses & keyframes
  • Developing Well Rounded Characters
  • “Straight Ahead” vs “Pose to Animation”
  • Breaking Down a Shot for maximum impact
  • Acting & Animation Exercises
  • & Much More!
  • PLUS you’ll also get bonus material including:
    • Original animation files. (TVPaint)
    • Character Concept Art & Development Sketches

Aaron has an engaging, entertaining and approachable teaching style that people really love. He is an award winning animator & storyteller known for having animated some of the most beloved charters of all time including, The Beast, Roger Rabbit, Nala, Pocahontas & many, many more. Whether you are a beginner or a experienced animator these in-depth and engaging videos will teach you something new!

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Now On Sale! “Acting for Animation” Course

In this brand new course with 20 Videos and over 20 hours of content, Oscar™ nominated director, animator & director Aaron Blaise (“Brother Bear”, “Aladdin”) explains his approach to acting and animation. He explains his thought process and breaks down his approach on a number of scenes. Many of them are animated in REAL TIME!

Subtitles & Closed Captions Currently Available for this Course:

  • English CC
  • Spanish (Español)

NOTE: These course is broken up into individual files that you may may stream online or download. Due to file size we strongly recommend you stream the files. Some videos are larger than others so if downloading please be patient as the total course is several gigs of data.

About Aaron Blaise:

Aaron has nearly 30 years of professional art experience. He was hired by Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1989 and spent 21+ years helping create films such as: "Beauty & The Beast", "Pocahontas", "Mulan" and more. During his time at Disney, Aaron designed and animated numerous animal and human characters. In 2003 he was nominated for an Academy Award for co-directing the film "Brother Bear" You can follow Aaron and see more of his art on Instagram. You can also see videos of his work on YouTube or follow him on Facebook.
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3 reviews for Acting for Animation Course

  1. hnmrhh (verified owner)

    This is a very good and detailed course, I like it very much. I especially hope to have Chinese subtitles.
    If you can, please join Chinese subtitles for this course, thank you

  2. jamal chahboun (verified owner)

    Awesome detailed course , I’ve been looking for one that will teach how to go through a dialogue scene with acting from start to finish , there are none out there . this is the only one you can find.
    i highly recommended
    Thank you.

  3. Zoungy (verified owner)

    Great, especially taking us through a scene from start to finish.

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