BAILEY BRENT

Character Animator

 

EXPERIENCE

Sony Pictures Imageworks - Vancouver                                     2015 - present

    The Emoji Movie (feature film) - Senior Animator

  • Hero character animation 

    Storks (feature film) - Senior Animator

  • Hero character animation 

   Angry Birds (feature film) - Senior Animator

  • Hero character animation

 

Moving Picture Company - London/Los Angeles                        2014 - 2015

    The Jungle Book (feature film) - Senior Animator

  • Hero character development animation 

   Guardians of the Galaxy (feature film) - Senior Animator

  • Hero character animation 

 

Dreamworks Animation Studios/PDI                                           2008 - 2013

    Mr. Peabody and Sherman (feature film) - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation   

    Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted (feature film) - Lead Midground Animator

  • Supervised and worked with a group of animators animating secondary characters
  • Some hero character animation

    Megamind (feature film) - Lead Cycle Animator

  • Supervised and worked with group of animators on cycles for crowd characters

    Monsters vs. Aliens (feature film) and related shorts - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation

    Madagascar 2: Escape to Africa (feature film) - Cycle Animator

  • Cycle animation for crowd characters
  • Some hero character animation

 

Industrial Light and Magic                                                           2007

    Starwars: the Force Unleashed (console video game) - Cinematics Animator

 

Tippett Studios                                                                             2007   

    The Golden Compass (feature film) - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation

    The Spiderwick Chronicles (feature film) - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation

 

Giant Killer Robots                                                                        2006

    Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (feature film) - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation

    Happy Feet (feature film) - Character Animator

  • Hero keyframe character animation

 

Rhythm and Hues                                                                         2006

    Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties - Character Animator

  • Hero character animation

 

Electronic Arts                                                                              2003 - 2006

    The Sims 2: Pets (console video game) - Consultant

  • Cinematic storyboard and art direction consultant

    The Sims 2 (console video game) - Lead character designer

  • Supervised and worked with a group of artists designing game characters
  • Storyboarded cinematics

    The Urbz: Sims in the City (console video game) - Lead character designer

  • Supervised and worked with a group of artists designing game characters
  • Storyboarded cinematics

    The Sims: Bustin' Out (console video game) - Animator

  • Animated game cycles

 

TEACHING

Academy of Art                                                                          2013

    MFA Animation Directed Study

  • Worked with MFA Animation students on their thesis films

 

EDUCATION

California Institute of the Arts                                                

    BFA - Character Animation

  • Selected to the 2003 Producer's Show for the short film "So You're Going to Get a Frontal Lobotomy"
  • Selected to the 2000 Producer's Show for the short film "Excess Baggage"

 

Academy of Art                                                                         

    Pixar Animation Class (level 3)

  • Collaborated with other students on the short film “The Virgin Voyage”