Producers that are of Afro-descent, Afro-Indigenous descent, who identify as Black and racialized join us for the exciting animation masterclass provided by Linda Manouan.


Title: ESCAPE - Animation Masterclass (English - Powerpoint in English and French)
Date: October 4th, 2022

Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST (some sessions might be 1.5)
Location: Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event.

I.M.P.A.C.T's Master Classes are created to scale up and amplify the career achievements of Black identifying producers of all intersectional identities in North America, the African Continent and the Diaspora, so they may bring their stories to international markets, grow their businesses and realize sustainable careers. Therefore, Linda Manouan fosters this goal while encouraging participants to share their journey, insights on their process, and professional advice to increase their practical knowledge of the industry.

Comprising of five sessions:
Session 4 is on October 4th, 2022 - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST


Free for I.M.P.A.C.T members! Please contact for more information

$50 dollars for non-members.


Linda Manouan

Linda Manouan is a 2D/3D stop motion Director/Animator, independent animation filmmaker, and she had the pleasure of working with a number of talented and renown film directors at the National Film Board Of Canada, such as Torill Kove, Luc Chamberland, Paul Driessen,etc. Linda Manouan holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts major in film animation, from Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema, at Montreal Concordia University (Canada). While working as a production coordinator on "The Little Prince" with Director Mark Osborne (Directing KUNG FU PANDA Nominated for best Animated Feature Film of the year 2009), she developed a passion for project management and pipeline in Cinema and over the past ten years, her roles as a Production Coordinator, Production Manager and team-member at commercial companies provided important skill building.