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Get your animation career started @VFS (Information Sessions) – Thursday, November 17, 10:45 am

Connect to your future @VFS Animation

On Thursday, November 17, VFS Department Head & Lead Staff will be providing program presentations to Sisler IDM students interested in VFS Animation, Visual Effects & Concept Art programs.

VFS Panel will also have representation from Ed-Admin, Admissions, and the housing placement service offered by VFS.

Learn more about the VFS Animation Department:  Panel Discussion with VFS Animation @ 10:45 am Manitoba time (8:45am Vancouver time).  Vanessa Jacobsen, our Head of 3D Animation & Visual Effects is confirmed and this discussion will encompass all 3 Animation programs at VFS.

To register:  Please see Mr. Leduc by November 16th, 2016 in room 57 

About Vanessa Jacobsen:


Vanessa Jacobsen is a Montreal native, happily ensconced in the Vancouver scene. She founded and owned ‘It’s All Fun & Games’ toy store on Commercial Drive in Vancouver for 17 years before moving on to work in the CG industry, beginning with the Vanguard/Starz production of “Space Chimps,” the second CG movie ever made in Canada.

Vanessa has worked at Vancouver Film School for seven years, originally as the Administrative Manager for the 3D Animation & Visual Effects department. Over the years, she has built strong partnerships in the entertainment arts industry which have enhanced the student experience and supported graduates transitioning into their careers.

Now, as the Interim Head of Department, her connections are far reaching. Vanessa has been instrumental in successfully guiding and supporting hundreds upon hundreds of students through the program and into successful artists out in the industry.

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