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Upcoming episodes for both our "Filmmakers on the Cutting Edge" Podcast and "Exploring Cutting Edge Filmmaking" Tutorial series.

Filmmakers on the Cutting Edge

Exploring the Frontier of Filmmaking with Digital Humans

A Conversation with Screenwriter and Director John MacInnes

Exploring the Frontier of Filmmaking with Digital Humans

This live event will air on

June 30, 2023 at 12pm PDT

Attendance is free, but you need to register to attend the event.  Click the register button and a new window will open up for you to register.  We use Streamyard as our webinar service.  It's 100% web based. No installs necessary.

In this episode, we delve into the fascinating world of working with digital humans in filmmaking. Our guest, John McInnes, Screenwriter and Director, takes us on an immersive journey, sharing insights, experiences, and expertise gained from his  groundbreaking work in his company creating digital humans.

We’ll uncover the secrets behind creating realistic and emotionally engaging digital humans. From harnessing the power of Unreal Engine to choosing between AI and motion capture technologies, our guest sheds light on the unique challenges and creative opportunities encountered throughout the process.

We’ll delve into the art of crafting dialogue and ensuring that digital humans embody the essence of their real-life counterparts. Plus, we explore the intricacies of casting both digital humans and motion performance capture artists, and uncover the pipeline that brings these captivating characters to life.   

This is going to be a very captivating and exciting discussion peering into the future of filmmaking and the limitless possibilities that digital humans hold.

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