School Georges Méliès was founded in 1999 in the castle of Méliès park Orly by Franck Petitta its CEO . It delivers 3 or 4 years training craft of Animation Cinema and Digital Visual Effects that specifically responds to the needs and the needs of professionals in a growing business in a country the third largest in the Animation Film all its forms.
Georges Méliès School welcomes 100 students divided into 4 classes of 25 students. Each year the school recruits contest about 25 new students in France and abroad . These candidates come from various backgrounds , but are all related to the world of the image in all its forms ( BAC / Prep artistic, BAC / audiovisual BTS , sculpture, graphic design , creative advertising, comics, illustration, photo ... ) .
The teaching staff is composed of professionals from the animation, digital special effects and professional des Beaux Arts. All are based on the fundamental teaching of arts (architecture, sculpture , drawing, painting , literature, theater and music). These professionals are chosen as much for the quality of their experience to their ability to pass on their knowledge. Involved in general education , they provide theoretical and technical courses, film analysis exercises applications to learning software. They are also responsible for monitoring film projects year-end.
Suitable for artistic and technical needs of professionals Animation Cinema in all its forms , the teaching theory and practice , allows the student to integrate the business by bringing its own added value.Trades Animation Film involve very extensive knowledge in the artistic and technical fields. The level required by the studios than mere knowledge , even talented .
The added value of a comprehensive culture based on traditional fundamentals can train future professionals who will help make the realization of a richer artistically and technologically , so more competitive work. At the end of the training , students will fit into the universe, booming of Animation Cinema and Digital Special Effects and exercise one of the many businesses in this sector.