Toronto Animation Film Festival

Toronto Animation Industry Conference

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Where: Toronto Reference Library & Online

When: November 2-4, 2023

Previous Events:

Toronto Animation / VFX Job Fair


Pendleton Ward

Creator, Cartoon Network / Netflix

Pendleton Ward created the Emmy winning series Adventure Time and directed the psychedelic interview show Midnight Gospel for Netflix. Pen loves 3D modeling in Blender and lives in a foggy biome with his two pugs Slug & Booger.

6:15PM - 7:15PM

Online: Crowdcast

Fireside Chat with Pendleton Ward: Joke Theory

A talk on joke theory; the mechanics of lulls and lols. A deconstruction of humor pulled out of my poutine days before the talk. BE THERE!

... "The birth of a giggle, the moon-like suck and swell of timing, how to ostracize and how to firehose candy with jokes - these topics will be stabbed at from the shadows by Pendleton on Thursday..."

With Pendleton Ward Creator, Cartoon Network / Netflix

Moderator: Barnabas Wornoff Co-Founder, TAAFI


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