Vancouver, BC — Bron Animation, a new division of Bron Studios that is producing CG animated motion pictures, holiday specials and series television, has made several appointments under newly named Creative Directors Gil Rimmer and Ben Burden Smith, it was announced by Bron Managing Director Aaron L. Gilbert. Joining the company is veteran animation Producer Barbara Zelinski, who recently produced the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series for Lucasfilm Animation in Singapore. Zelinski will spearhead, with Gilbert, Bron Animation’s two Mighty Mighty Monster specials “Halloween Havoc” and “New Fears Eve.”
In the directing chair on the specials is animator cum Director Adam Wood, who most recently completed animation directing for the Weinstein Company’s feature Escape from Planet Earth. Previously, Wood spent six years at Pixar as an animator on titles such as Toy Story 2, Finding Nemo and Monsters Inc., as well as animation directing the John H. Williams produced Space Chimps feature film.