Dark Circus Production Schedule
Film by: Erin greener
Sept 19- Finalizing Animatic (story edits, finish boards, final cut)
Sept 20- Begin character concept art (orthos, color studies, anatomical breakdowns, etc.) Begin all layouts.
Sept 18- blog update
Sept 22- Artist statement and bio due
Oct 2- blog update
Oct 8- Background layouts due. Begin scanning and setting up for Photoshop coloring
Oct 13- Resume and cover letter due. All character concept sheets drawn and colored
Oct 15- Character layouts due. Begin background coloring in Photoshop.
Oct 16- blog update
Oct 17- Shot List, progress chart, and blog updates
Oct 18- Begin keying animations
Oct 20- Thesis Presentation/ midterm critique (updated schedule, Artist Statement, Bio, Resume, Cover letter, blog). All Concept art due.
Oct 22 to Oct 24- Ottawa International Animation Festival. Continue filling out production sketchbook.
Oct 25- Begin work on Dark Circus Trailer and promo art
Oct 30- blog update
Nov 13- blog update
Nov 22- Promo art due
Nov 24- Demo Reel and trailer rough cuts due
Nov 25 to Nov 28- Thanksgiving break. Prep for possible work suspension until Monday
Nov 27- blog update
Dec 11- blog update
Dec 12- All Preproduction due. Work reel with scratch track.
Dec 15- Final Deliverables due. Demo Reel, blog, Updated documents
Dec 18 through Jan 9- Winter Break. Have all backgrounds colored before classes resume.