EXPERIENCE

2016-2017

Director short film “Sigma” with Carlos Miranda

2015

Animator for Carlos Baena short film “La Noria”

2014

Animation Director Egg Postproduction, Dublin, Ireland
Ghosthunters on Icy Trails. IFTA Nomination Best VFX

2013

Senior Animator at Trixter, Munich, Germany
Previz Aritst for the 7th Dwarf feature film
Ironman 3
Wolfblood BBC TV series

2012

Senior Animator at Catmandú, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Metegol – Foosball Feature Film

2011

Senior Animator at Bacon CPH Studios, Denmark
Moose animation: http://vimeo.com/32368777
Senior Animator at Forestlight Studios, Stockholm, Sweden
Yoko

2009-2010

Senior Animator at Tippett Studios
Twilight Saga # 3 Eclipse
Twilight Saga # 2 New Moon
Cats and Dogs 2, The Revenge of Kitty Galore

2008

Animator at ElementFX/California Academy of Sciences
Morrison Planetarium’s opening sequence. Birds & butterflies
Animator for Ray Kurzweil´s The Singularity is Near
Ellie and Samantha characters
Animation Supervisor at Polygon Entert. and Digitrove/Chaw Prod.
Chaw

2007

Senior Animator at WETA Digital, Wellington, New Zealand
The Waterhorse
Avatar

2006

Senior Animator/Supervisor at Animal Logic, Sydney, Australia
Happy Feet – Oscar Winner 2007 – (Leopard and Elephant Seals)

2004

Animator at ElementFX, San Rafael, CA
Lenny The Wonder Dog – (Opera singer parrot seq.)

1994-2004

Lead /Supervisor Animator at Industrial Light & Magic, San Rafael, CA
Casper – (Ghostly trio) – Animation Supervisor
Dragonheart – Animator
Lost World – (Compy seq.) – Lead Animator. Oscar Nomination Best VFX
SW1 – The Phantom Menace – (Sebulba character) Lead Animator
E.T. – A Boy’s Life – Animator
The Mummy Returns – (Scorpion King seq.) – Lead Animator
MIB2 – (Frank the pug character) – Lead Animator
The Hulk – Animator
Van Helsing – (Dracula’s brides – Wolfman/Hellbeast seq.) Animation Supervisor
The Son of the Mask – (Alvey) Animator

1999

Animation Director at Lucas Digital Commercial Division, San Rafael, CA
Pillsbury Dough Boy commercials

1997-2002

Animation Supervisor for Lucas Arts, San Rafael, CA
Bounty Hunter video game – (Komarivosa/Count Dooku characters) Jedi Knight video game

1991-1994

2D Animator, Steven Spielberg´s Amblimation, London, England
Balto
We´re Back
Fievel Goes West

1991

Animator -opening credits- Chicago Int. Film Festival, Chicago, IL
Judgement Day, Gustavo Fuertes/Esperanza de Provens short film Silver
Plaque award winner

1985-1990

Animator, Studio Director, TVE, Moro Studios, RENFE and Equip, Spain
Los Mundos de Yupi TV series
Despertaferro
Katy Caterpillar

1984

Animator and Director, Olympiad of Animation, Los Angeles, CA, USA
The Spirit of Olympus, Gustavo Fuertes/Esperanza de Provens short film

1977-1987

Animator and Rostrum Camera for Filman/Hanna-Barbera, Madrid, Spain
Flintstones, Jetsons, Smurfs, Lucky Luke, Jane of the Jungle, CB Bears, Trollkins, Dirty Dog

EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY DEGREE at Facultad de Ciencias de la Información de Madrid. Acting classes at different venues and studios. Supervisor workshops. Screen writing classes with Academy Award Winner Juan Campanella and Aida Bortnik.

TEACHING AND MENTORING EXPERIENCE

Animation teacher since 1991 at the ANIMATION WORKSHOP, Viborg, Denmark: www.animwork.dk, Teacher at the EUROPEAN FILM COLLEGE, Ebeltoft, Denmark, with RICHARD WILLIAMS, May 23rd-25th, 2001: www.efc.dk, BADENWürttemberg, Institute of Animation Nov. 23-24 2006: www.filmakademie.de, Seminars ar C.E.V school in Madrid: www.cev.com, CARVI, Vitoria, Spain: http://www.tecnalia.com/en/carvi-2012/introduction/introduction.htm, SINTESYS, San Sebastian, Spain: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sintesys, ARS ANIMACION, Madrid, Spain: www.arsanimacion.com at C.S. Berkeley in 1999: http://www-inst.eecs.berkeley.edu/~cs39a/fa99/schedule.html, at the ACADEMY of ART COLLEGE, San Francisco, and at the INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY: www.itu.edu,

SKILLS AND INTERESTS

Interested in acting classes and human behavior. Completed management/communication workshops. Knowledgeable of 2D drawing and design, writer and illustrator. Bilingual Spanish/English and very good motivator of people. I am developing original content featurettes and interviewing animation directors for an animation book. Pursuing my own projects when time allows. Maya, XSI and Photoshop proficient. Also like to play harp.

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