born Tehran, in 1943. He continued his higher studies to take a masters
degree in graphics from the University of Fine Arts in Braunschwieg,
Germany. He also studied film design, production and animation films
direction at Hochschule der Kunste (University of Fine Art) in Berlin.
Navim worked as a director of German documentaries and advertising films
at Deutsche Dokumentar und Werbe Film and founded the Zentrum fur Film und
Grafik (Center for Film, Photography and Graphics) at FU (Free University)
in Berlin. He is the key animator of the feature film Agaton Sax, the
first full-animated feature film in Sweden at Team-Film A.B. As an
animation teacher he has taught at the Postgraduate School of Farabi
University, IRIB TV College and Tehran University in Iran while directing
and producing animated films in IRIB TV Channel 1.
Founding Navim Film Studio in Tehran, Film Folket association and
Animation Production Company in Sweden, directing and producing films at
Hunnar Film in Bombay (India), New Vision and Medesign Company (Sweden)
and making more than 40 short films are the main parts of his career as a
filmmaker. Navim,s last film, "Regal, the Golden Eagle" won awards at
Chicago and Mill Valley Film Festivals and nominated for Guldbagge (Golden
Ram) 2000), the most respected award in Sweden. He is also a member of the
Director Boarding of Kaleidoscope in Sweden.
Filmography: "The Birth" and "Regal, the Golden Eagle".
Hamid Navim's workshop is to have a group of forty skilled Kanoon
animators become acquainted with new animation techniques.
This is a good opportunity for our interested fellow countryman to gain
valuable knowledge from this well-known master.
The main topics at this workshop are as follow:
1- Basic animation (timing, spacing, squash and stretch contact and ....)
2- Methods of animation
3- Moving of different human characters
4- Moving of animals and birds
5- Training on the writing of dialogues and music, storyboard designing,
Ending music lyric:
listen to the music
Letís forget about the
Forget all partialities
Forget all the worries
About the crafts we make
in our labs
Letís just donít speak,
Letís donít spoil our beautiful times
About the grieves that
those stupid, blue, laddie people have
Letís be politician
Letís be politician
Letís govern our empire