meet & mingle animation meets games in Hamburg



When animation meets games: Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein and gamecity:Hamburg present: meet & mingle games and animation
with a presentation by Maurice Hagelstein, Tiny Roar and Dirk Beinhold, akkord Film, followed by a firedside chat, hosted by Dr. Jan Asmus. Followed by a get-together. 

Program

Maurice Hagelstein: "Was that really necessary? - How We Revived Leisure Suit Larry In Times Of #metoo "

Maurice Hagelstein is the Game Director of Indie Studios Tiny Roar and was involved in the reboot of the infamous point-and-click adventure Leisure Suit Larry. In his lecture, he speaks about the challenges he faced during the development and how he dealt with the expectations of the fan base that has grown over decades of the game series.


Dirk Beinhold: "THE HEINZELS - About the (not only nightly and secretive) work of creating a new brand from a dusty German legend"

After six years of work, amongst others in the Hamburg based studios of Akkord Film, THE ELFKINS - BAKING A DIFFERENCE will be finally released on January 30, 2020 accompanied by the appropriate merchandise on the shelves. Producer and managing director Dirk Beinhold, who had also the inspiration for THE ELFKINSl will tell us how this happened and what obstacles had to be overcome.

The following panel with both speakers will be moderated by Dr. Jan Asmus, Head of Administration at Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein.

The meet & mingle by FFHSH and gamecity:Hamburg, takes place with the friendly support of the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce and in cooperation with the SAE Institute Hamburg and the Interreg project Create Converge.

When? Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 5.30-7.00 pm, followed by a get-together
Where? SAE Institute, Hamburg
How? The event is free of charge. Please book your tickets here.

The event takes place in German language.