Florian is a highly regarded Creative Director with over two decades of international experience in the animation industry. His career has spanned the globe with key creative positions in theatrical and television production.
Florian honed his craft in animation while working in Europe, Australia and North America with major Studios including Universal and Disney. He teaches classes on character animation at several of the animation world’s leading schools. In his current role as Studio Creative Director at Bardel Entertainment, he heads the creative production floor and oversees the shaping of the creative teams.
Amongst his Feature Film credits are:
- Walt Disney’s The Little Mermaid – Ariel’s Beginning
- Curious George
- Walt Disney’s Emperor’s New Groove 2: Kronk’s New Groove
- Lilo and Stitch 2: Stitch has a Glitch
- Tarzan II
- Walt Disney’s Mickey Donald and Goofy: The Three Musketeers, and
- Walt Disney’s The Lion King 1 1/2: Hakuna Matata
Amongst his Television credits are:
- Captain Jake and The Neverland Pirates
- DC SuperHero Girls
- Dawn Of The Croods
- All Hail King Julien
- Teen Titans GO!
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
- Fanboy & ChumChum
- Planet Sheen
- Bob’s Burgers
A Sustainable Business Model for Animation
Animation is the newest buzz word for business and investment in Jamaica and the Caribbean – but what does it really take to make it work? Join Jamaica’s Film Commissioner as she speaks candidly with studio executives about how they started and stay profitable.
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Target audience: people interested in starting a studio, investors, studio owners
*Note: This session is accessed via the GENERAL REGISTRATION TICKET*