Resume

 

Highly experienced with traditional and computer key frame, motion capture, previsualization animation and project management in a creative environment. Proven skills with creating efficient workflow and high quality product delivery. Excellent writing skills with stories and screenplays.

SOFTWARE- Maya, 3D Studio, XSI, Premiere, Excel, Perforce, Alienbrain

Director of three episodes
Warner Bros Animation 2018
“Guess Who Scooby Doo?” animated series. 1st Season
Storyboarded and directed storyboard artists in translating the script into visual panels
Worked with editors to produce a storyboard animatic for each episode

Director of three episodes
Fox Primetime Bentobox 2014
“Bordertown” animated series. 1st Season
Supervised fifteen people from Background layout, Prop Design, Story Artists, Layout Artists to Timers
Storyboarded and directed storyboard artists in translating the script into visual panels.

Director
Amazon Studios/Bentobox
“Bear in Underwear” animated pilot.
Supervised and created Background layout, Character Design and Props
Storyboarded and directed storyboard artists

Director of three episodes
Fox Primetime 1998-09
“Family Guy” animated series. Second Season
Supervised fifteen people from Background layout, Prop Design, Story Artists, Layout Artists to Timers
Storyboarded and directed storyboard artists in translating the script into visual panels.

Previsulization Artist (storyboard)
Universal Pictures live action
Title- “The Thing” prequel
Storyboarded in the computer multiple sequences for Director approval
Added fx and lighting to sequence and rendered

Previsulization Artist (storyboard)
live action
Title- “The Life of Pi”
Storyboarded in the computer multiple sequences for Director approval
Added fx and lighting to sequence and rendered

Lead Cinematic Animator
Technicolor Interactive- 2008-09
Titles- Darksiders, Big League Sports, Jurassic Hunter, Silent Hill Shattered Memories
Managed and supervised all animation asset production and delivery
Animator Gears of War 2, Sabateur, Matt Hazard
Supervising Previs artist on multiple projects

Lead Animator
Bionic Games- 2007-08
Title- Spyborgs. Responsible for all in game and cinematic animation for new
Cutting-edge, action-based Wii title with 5 playable characters
Wrote script, storyboarded, created previs for all cinematics for the prototype
Participated in character development for all main characters
Created in-game camera animations for key action sequences
Managed department needs

Lead Cinematic Animator
The Collective- 2006-07
Titles- Dirty Harry and Silent Hill Homecoming
Responsible for all cinematic content and game camera cinematography for all games in production.
Directed motion capture and implemented it into movie quality in-game cinematics
Directed all in game camera compositions for Navigation, Combat, Crunch, Interactive Cinematic Sequences and all other camera work
Directed and storyboarded all cinematic sequences within the company
Created rich animatics to illustrate cinematic sequences
Directed professional voice actors as well as providing temporary voices when needed
Developed procedural facial animation system to save the company millions of man hours

Storyboard artist
Disney Television Animation 2015-2017
“Elena of Avalor” and “The Lion Guard”

Storyboard artist
Film Roman 2013
“Camp WWE” pilot shorts for series Produced and Directed by Brian Sheesley

Storyboard artist
Film Roman 2013
“Dan Vs.” Primetime Series
Storyboard on three episodes for season two

Storyboard artist 2000-2003
Disney Television Animation
Titles- Teamo Supremo, House of Mouse
Traditional storyboard artist for two seasons

Z-Axis and Activision 2004-06
“Xmen 3” the game for all platforms.
In charge of key frame animating all of Nightcrawler’s in game motions.

2D Animator
Warner Bros. Feature Animation “Looney Tunes Back in Action”
Warner Bros. Feature Shorts on “Classic Looney Tunes” 2002-03

2D Animator
Turner Feature Animation 2004-05
“Cat’s Don’t Dance” Female Lead “Sawyer”

2D Animator
Freelance- Chuck Jones
“Chariots of Fur,” Roadrunner short and “Stay Tuned” feature.

Character Layout
Film Roman 1992-94
“The Simpsons” and “The Critic”.

2D Animator
Amblin Entertainment /Universal Cartoons
“A Wish for Wings” Christmas special featuring Opus the Penguin and Bill the Cat.
“Family Dog” TV series Produced by Steven Spielberg and Tim Burton

References
Marwan Abderazzaq
Former Producer- The Collective
310-722-5769

Brian Horton
Lead Artist- The Collective
949-246-6759

Ron Hughart
Director- American Dad
661-400-1885

Bob Bowen
Supervising Director- Bordertown
818)333-7888

error: Content is protected !!