Triggerfish Animation Studios is looking for a couple of artists for an exciting new project!Read more
Forrest was listed amongst other ‘Groundbreakers & Thought Leaders’. According to the news publication, the selection process was rigorous for the 100 living South Africans who have achieved world class status in the arts, sciences, business, design, civil society and sport.Read more
Last night, Triggerfish CEO Stuart Forrest accepted the award for third place in the 2014 PwC Vision to Reality Awards which celebrate dynamic companies in the technology sector that have demonstrated growth. The awards aim to encourage the best companies to step forward as role models, and to inspire future technology start-ups, as well as to recognise and honour companies whose outstanding achievements have made them some of South Africa’s most successful technology companies.
Read more about the gala awards ceremony and the winners on Ventureburn.Read more
One of the events that form part of Creative Week Cape Town is a project called Meet the Makers. Meet the Makers is an opportunity to explore the studio spaces and have in-depth discussions with some of the city’s leading creatives. All the events are free, but have limited spaces. On Monday, the group will be visiting Hasan and Husein Essop in Hout Bay at the Lalela Project and then Triggerfish Animation in Bergvliet – to get a sneak peak into the studio behind the animation “Khumba”.Read more
Triggerfish is offering its facilities to any Animation teams who would like to compete in this year’s 48 Hour Film Project.
As many of you already know Animation can take a very long time. On a film like Khumba only 3 seconds on animation is completed in a single day. One can spend hours or days on a single expression. Well we’d like to shake things up a bit. BENCHfilms and Triggerfish would like to challenge all animators in Cape Town to try and make a short film in 48hours as part of this year’s 48hourfilmproject; where perfection comes second and story is king. Are you up for the challenge?Read more
DISCOP Africa is a three-day TV content event happening Nov 5-7th in Johannesburg, combining a major industry trade show, educational seminars and networking events, designed around building new relationships and growing a business.
Triggerfish partner Anthony Silverston will be attending as a member of the Final Jury for a pitching competition held as part of the DISCOPRO Program, showcasing new and original ideas for programming from African producers.Read more
Khumba is up for an award in two categories at the 4th edition of the kykNET Silwerskermfees taking place in Cape Town August 27th-30th. The Silwerskermfees celebrates the burgeoning South African film industry and has proved itself as a renowned local film festival and aims not only to increase the exposure of young talent but to create an opportunity for dialogue between young upcoming filmmakers and established names within the industry. The awards take place Saturday 30th at the Bay Hotel in Camps Bay.Read more
The 2nd edition of OPEN DESIGN Cape Town took place from August 13-23rd with the theme “Design is for Change”. The annual, cross-disciplinary event is a recognized World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 event as well as a platform for a number of other WDC2104 projects throughout the full and varied programme. Triggerfish was pleased to take part in a few events: