Resume for Dean Roberts

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2010 - Currently working as Story Artist on Tim Burton's stop motion animated feature Frankenweenie

2008-2009 Story Artist Miramax /Disney/ Rocket pictures CGi feature'Gnomeo and Juliet'

2007- 2008 Story Artist - Universal Studios CGI feature 'Tale of Despereaux'

2006- 2007 Story Artist – New Line Cinema 'The Golden Compass'

2006 Story Artist BBC Animated TV series ( 13 episodes ) 'The Secret Show'

2005 - Story Artist and character designer on a DVD sequel to Disney's, 'Aristocats'. (canned project)

2003 - 2005 Story development and artist - Tim Burton's stop motion feature film, 'Corpse Bride'. Character voiceover of skeleton in the film.

2002 - Character designs – dreamworks / aardman's feature 'Flushed Away' and early storyboard work – Wallace and Gromit –The curse of the Were-Rabbit

2001 - 2003 Story artist and character design - Disney's 'Tarzan 2'

2000 – Story artist - Tiger Aspect's, 'Mr. Bean – the animated series'

1999 - Story artist - Disney's '101 Dalmatians 2 – Patches London adventure' Nominated for Annie Award in the storyboard category

1998 - Story and character design - Disney's 'Little mermaid 2 – Return to the Sea'

1992- 2001 - Worked as director, animator, and designer and storyboard artist at Uli Meyer Studios. In charge of countless commercials for the worldwide market.
The highlights of that period:

2000 - 2001 Directed Two series of the BBC children's animated show 'The Lampies'
-Directed Looney Tunes special to promote the 1998 football World Cup

1995 - 1996 Story artist, character design and supervising animator - Warner Bros feature film 'Space Jam'

1994 - Character animator - Euro Disney 'Aladdin' promotion and the 70mm Epcot project 'The Circle of Life

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1989 - 1991 Animator - Richard William's film 'The Thief and the Cobbler'

1987 - 1989 Produced personal film 'Eggs are Eggs' at the Royal College of Art, London and gained a Masters Degree qualification