Manny will be here to talk about his work on Dreamwork’s upcoming film, “How To Train Your Dragon”, in theaters March 2010. After the presentation, Manny will be available to those that would like to have their demo reel or portfolio reviewed. He will also provide information on the Evolve CG Conference and Job Fair taking place in Fort Lauderdale May 15-16 2010.
|Manny Fragelus of DreamWorks Feature Animation
Emmanuel “Manny” Fragelus has worked with the most widely recognized animation studios in hte U.S. throughout his career such as Sony, Disney, Technicolor, Paramount, Gnomon, and NcSoft. Now employd as a senior 3D artist with DreamWorks Feature Animation, he’s been involved with many high-profile projects including Kung Fu Panda, Madagascar 2, Shrek, and How to Raise Your Dragon (2010). His career film credits include World of Tomorrow, Species 2, Flushed Away, Over the Hedge, Kung Fu Panda, and How to Raise Your Dragon. He’s also a featured artist on video game titles such as Spyro the Dragon, Medal of Honor, and Pirates of the Caribbean. In addition Manny works as a Producer for The Gnomon Workshop where his is currently releasing an extensive “Behind the Scenes” Educational DVD series.
Manny is currently the executive producer/creator of the Evolved CG animation conference/job fair in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Evolve CG conference is designed to help the student tranition from an academic environment to the rigors of securing a job as a professional artist. This conference brings a new exciting opportunity to learn insider tips of how to break into the business by learning from acclaimed experts in the industry.