Master News 2015.04



Max Howard

Max Howard, the Detao master and famous international producer, will come to China on 7th May for the first time.  He will visits several Chinese animation companies, learns the current situation of Chinese animation industry, and provides specific advice about how to lead Chinese animation into the international market with his abundant work experience. His coming not only provides precious learning resource for Detao iacc, but brings updated development concepts and prospective industry advice to the whole animation industry.



Geoff Campbell

Geoff Campbell, the Detao master and ILM modeling supervisor, has participated in the production of Jurassic World. It is the fourth installment in the Jurassic Park film series.  Steven Spielberg, director of the original film Jurassic Park  and its sequel The Lost World, acts as producer for this film,and  the screenplay was co-written by two writers of Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and directed by Colin Trevorrow. Geoff Campbell is the Creature Model Supervisor who is responsible for supervising the design and construction of all the dinosaurs and any organic models in the film. Meanwhile, he is responsible for setting up and overseeing the facial shape libraries for each dinosaur. This film is scheduled to be released on June 12, 2015 in North America.


Paul Griffin

Paul Griffin has worked in the animation industry for over 25 years and participated in or directed many successful films. Now he is directing Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer which is co-produced by Canadian production and sales group Double Dutch and Awesometown Entertainment. It is based on a multi-award winning screenplay about a Christmas underdog story.