MARK PULLYBANK

Animation Department Head

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Meet Mark

 

Mark Pullyblank spent much of the 90's working as a musician, bouncing around North America in a tour van. He began his animation career animating talking animals on the first Garfield movie. He has been an animation supervisor at Rainmaker Digital and Frantic Films, a senior animator at Sony Imageworks, and has worked in various departments at Weta Digital. His films include Avatar, The Adventures of Tintin, The Smurfs, Night at the Museum, and many others. As well as being the Animation Department head of CG Spectrum, he currently works at California State University in Chico California and undertakes freelance and consulting work at film and game studios. This summer he will be working on Peter Jackson's The Hobbit.

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WHERE YOU KNOW HIM FROM

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The Hobbit

The Adventures of Tin Tin

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