Andrew L Schmidt
Animator, Pixar Animation Studios
Speaking at Animex Talk
Andrew began his career at Pixar in 2000 as an animator on Monsters, Inc. He has since worked on a number of Pixar's feature films including the Academy Award-winning features Finding Nemo, The Incredible, Ratatouille, and the 2010 Golden Globe recipient for Best Animated Feature, Up. Andrew also worked on two of Pixar's short films, Presto and Partly Cloudy.
Andrew’s first job was with Amblimation Studios in London in traditional animation on Fievel Goes West, We're Back and Balto. After Amblimation Studios closed he relocated to Los Angeles as an animator for various studios on films including Prince of Egypt and The Iron Giant. Andrew is working on Disney•Pixar’s Toy Story 3, scheduled for release in June