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ALAN M. SPERLING


Position desired
Animation
Animation Developement
Story/Storyboard
Animation Instructor

Education:


Fall 1998
Pixar
Story Class with JoeRanft An intensive ten week course that covered story writing and boarding.

1994 - 1999
Various Acting and Improvisational workshops

Summer 1982
Sheridan College of Animation

General College Education
1975 - 1979

Employment History:

Nov, '04 to present HOME BASED FREELANCE

Various sort term projects some examples being...

Company Project
3/13 Spring Media Storyboards and animation for Feature promo screenings.

6/12 -Brainzoo Animation Lead and Story work for award winning Pepe and Lucas, an internal short film.

11/12- John Mcneil Studios Animation for 3 Intel Web Commercials and 1 Aetna presentation.

-Volition/THQ Contract Animation Consultant/Animator
inSane directed by Guillermo Del Toro offsite

- BrainZoo Game Cinematic work. Spyro.

-Volition/THQ Contract Animation Consultant/Supervisor
Red Faction 4 On and offsite

-Autumn Moon Ent. Animation on A Vampire Story 1yr 3 months.
Head of Animation on Ghost Pirates

-Juice Box Kajeet and Luvs 5 commercials

-Assemble Domestos 2 commercials

-Microsoft Shadow Run Contract Animation Consultant/Supervisor on and offsite

-Renkez Studios Spyro Theatrical Promo

-Skyline Ltd. Animated Airline Safety videos Storyboards and Animation

-Rearden Studios Animation on Peter Rabbit project.

-Gamage Animation Animation on Simpsons Imax ride

Sept. '03 to Oct '04
VANGAURD STUDIOS Ealing, UK
Animation Supervisor and Lead animator on Ricky Gervais/Bugbuster pidgeon character.

TRIPLE -E STUDIOS Oberhausen, Germany
'02 5 months
Tamanana Lead Animator

ACADEMY OF ART COLLEGE S.F.
Advanced Animation Instructor

WILDBRAIN
3D animator on Ritz Crackers
2D animator on Chuck Jones Cartoon Network piece.

PIXAR
November 1994 - November 2000 Resigned so I could focus on personal projects and work from home.

Animator on Toy Story, A Bug's Life, Toy Story 2 and Monster's Inc.
Storyboard work on short projects.

ILM
December 1993 - October 1994
Animator on Casper.

COLLOSUL STUDIOS
Stick figure Theatre
Hawaiian Punch

2D  WORK

CALVERT STUDIOS
1993
Animator on The Thief and the Cobbler.

MIKE PATTERSON
1992
Animator on Skat Kat Music Video and on Skat Kat for Backdrop in Paula Abdhul Live performance.

DUCK SOUP
1987 - 1992
In house and freelance animator.

FILMATION FEATURE UNIT
1985 - 1986
Assistant work and some animation.

RICHARD WILLIAMS ANIMATION Hollywood
1982 - 1985
Assistant work. Received animation tutoring from Art Babbitt
.