Brian Schindler

Animation professor


B.A., theater arts, University of California, Los Angeles, 1990


CG supervisor at Boss Film Studios on a Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats Cereal commercial for Leo Burnett

Awards, recognitions and honors

CG animator and character technical director, "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe," Academy Award nomination for Best Visual Effects; CG character animator, "The Chubbchubbs," Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film; CG character animator, 3-D layout artist and character technical director, "The Iron Giant," Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Theatrical Feature; assistant art director, MTV Video Music Awards, Ace Award for Best Art Direction

Publications and Presentations

Course lecturer, "CG in the Production of 'FernGully: The Last Rainforest,'" ACM SIGGRAPH