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Jan Van Buyten

Freelance Storyboarder & Animator

1890
Location:San Francisco, California, United States
Phone: 4159486221
Website: http://www.janvanbuyten.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/janvanbuyten
12
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
- JAN VAN BUYTEN
73 Sumner street #202
San Francisco CA 94103
415 948 6221 /310 341 4196

http://www.janvanbuyten.com
http://www.janvanbuytenillustrator.com

OBJECTIVE: Animator/2D Concept artist

QUALIFICATIONS
10+ years of experience making Story Boards and concept art for movies and TV, both ANIMATION and LIVE ACTION.
Creating STUNNING boards in black-and –white or color, animatics.
Drawing everything, CARS, CHARACTERS, ENVIRONMENTS, BUILDINGS and ANIMALS

Experienced with Pencil , Photoshop, Wacom, Cintiq, Final Cut Pro, and After Effects, Flash,
Pencil
Knowledge of 3D software such as Maya and Softimage, XSI.

EDUCATION
MASTER degree in Arts and Film

PUBLCATIONS
Illustrations Jan Van Buyten, tekst Marcus Araiza Publish with Tate

EMPLOYMENT STORYBOARDS/CONCEPT ART

Concept artist for a indie movie (Ingrid Patzwahl) 2013

Shooting Boards for infomercials (Ntropic) 2013

Concept art for a History Channel Show (30SIXTY) 2012

Story Board Artist for a Microsoft campaign (Swirl) 2012

Story Boards for a short movie Smoke and Mirrors (Six Finger Films) 2012

Story Boards for a Quest corporate presentation (Gyro) 2012

story boards for a Franklin Templeton commercial (Ntropic) 2011
Lead Storyboard Artist

Story boards for a Olay commercial (Ntropic) 2011
Lead Artist

story boards for A video game commercial “ Race 4”
Lead Storyboard Artist

story boards for Doremus (website adds) 2011
Lead Storyboard Artist

VMWARE Corporate video for the program “CLOUD” 2011
Lead Storyboard Artist

Institutional VenturesPartners DANCE OF LIGHT 2011
Lead concept artist

CURIUOS GARDEN Short Animation film (2010) Director Daniel Jeannette 2011
Lead Storyboard artist

GARDIAN OF THE WACHER (2010) EMC PICTURES
Concept art

MELTING SWORD (ICE BLADE) (2010)
Storyboards for a game featurete

JURGENINTRO (2010) TellTale Games
Storyboards and animatic

GREEN LANTERN (2010) Warner Brothers
Storyboards

JEWEL QUEST MYSTERIES 3 GAMES (2010) IWIN PRODUCTIONS
Storyboard lead and character design

GUNLADY (2009) Director: Ray Vernazza.
Sequence direction, Head of storyboards, Concept and execution of the board

ONE NIGHT OF HELL (2008) Storyboards

HONDA COMMERCIAL (2008) Storyboards

REDLOVE (2008) Redlove Movie LLC Director: Fred Vanderpoel
Head of storyboards and story consultant.

VAN HELSING ILM (2004) Director: Stephen Sommers
Sr.Animator and Story Board Artist and Lead Animator on the Horse sequence.

ANIMATICS for HARRY POTTER and MAN IN BLACK

BALTO (1993) Amblimation Director: Simon Wells
Story Boards and Story Consultant

EMPLOYMENT VDEO GAME

IWIN Lead Story Board Artist and Character Design

MIXAMO Lead Animator and model consultant
VARIOUS REALISTC RUN AND JUMPCYCLES OF DOGS AND HORSES FOR
VIDEO GAMES

GOLDEN AXE (2007) Secret Level (SEGA) Sr. Animator

SHADOW RUN (2005) Macro Media Sr. Animator

EMPLOYMENT FILM ANIMATION

3D ANIMATION

ROSAIKI (2009) Assemble
Lead Animator Animation Photo realistic animation of wolves

MEEGO Quipster (2009) Director:Michael Miller
Lead Animator Animation.

GWOEMUL (aka THE HOST) (2005) The Orphanage Director: Joon-ho ****.
Sr.Animator.

THE ADVENTURES OF SHARKBOY AND LAVAGIRL 3D (2005) Tippet Studio
Director: Robert Rodriguez
Sr.Animator.

VAN HELSING ILM (2004) Director: Stephen Sommers
Sr.Animator and Lead Animator on the Horse sequence.

THE HULK ILM (2004). Director Ang Lee
Sr.Aimator. Realistic animation of dogs

HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS (2003) ILM Director:
Chris Columbus
Sr.Animator.

MEN IN BLACK II (2003) ILM Director: Barry Sonnenfeld.
Sr.Animator and Lead Animatic artist on the Underground sequence

JURASSIC PARK III (2002) ILM Director: Joe Johnston.
Sr.Animator.

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (2001) ILM Director Steven Spielberg.
Sr.Animator. (ET animation shown during the Academie awards 2009)

THE ADVENTURES OF ROCKY AND BULLWINKLE ILM (2000) Director: Des
McAnuff.
Sr.Animator

2D ANIMATION

COOKIE CRISPS (2011 Special Agent San Francisco)
Sr Animator

PINOCCHIO (2011 Walking The Dog Brussels)
Sr Anmator

DARLING COMPANION.( 2011) Kasdan Pictures Director Meg and Lawrence
Kasdan (still in production) Lead Aimator
KLEINER DODO (2007) .Rothkirch Cartoon Film Directors: Thilo Rothkirch & Ute
von Munchow-Po
Sr.Animator
DARLING COMPANION. Kasdan Pictures Director Meg and Lawrence Kasdan
(still in production) Lead Aimator
TOBIAS TOTZ UND SEIN LOWE (1998) Munich Animation Film Directors: Piet
De Rycker & Thilo
Rothkirch
QUEST FOR CAMELOT (aka THE MAGIC SWORD (1996) Warner Bros.
Pictures Director: Frederik Du Chau.
Sr.Animator Lead on the horse animation.
SPACE JAM (1996) Warner Bros. Pictures Director: Joe Pytka
ALL DOGS GO TO HEAVEN 2 (1995) MGM Directors: Larry Leker & Paul
Sabella
BALTO (1993) Amblimation Director: Simon Wells. Sr. animator and Story
consultant.
WE’RE BACK! A DINOSAUR’S STORY (1992) Directors: Phil Nibbelink & Simon
Wells. Sr. Animator
AN AMERICAN TAIL: FIEVEL GOES WEST (1991) Universal Pictures Directors:
Phil Nibbelink & Simon Wells. Sr.
Animator
DUCKTALES: THE MOVIE TREASURE OF THE LOST LAMP (1989) Walt
Disney Animation Director: Bob
Hathcock. Animator
ASTERIX ET LE COUP DU MENHIR (1988) Dargaud Films Director: Philippe
Grimond. Animator

PUBLICATIONS
THE TIGER AND THE TURTLE 2009 Published by Araiza unlimited.
Illustrations, design and character design.

REFERENCES
Andre Burgess Producer/DP acburgess08@gmail.com
Ray Venazza Writer/Director rayver6@hotmail.com
Fred Vanderpoel Writer/Director fred@vanderpoel.com
Daniel Jeannette Animation Director/ danieljeannette@comcast.net
Skills (2) Rating
Storyboarding
Animation