Wojtek Wawszczyk

director | animator | catroonist | writer | teacher

pronounced: [Voitec Vavchick]

Wojtek Wawszczyk REEL 2010

Education and Job Experience

2011 - now: Human Ark Animation Studio (Warsaw, Poland)

Director, Animation Supervisor

2009 - 2010: Polish - Japanese Institute of Information Technology (Warsaw, Poland)

Computer Animation Teacher (Master's Degree).

2007 - 2010: "George the Hedgehog" (Paisa Films, Film Produkcja)

Director, animation supervisor, animator, co-writer, voice talent, additional music for the full-lenght animated feature.

2006 - 2010: Polish Film Institute

Animation Expert

2005 - 2010: Fundacja Komunikacji Społecznej

Illustrations and animations for various social campaigns.

2007: Filmakademie Baden - Wurttemberg (Ludwigsburg, Germany)

Guest Lecture: Directing of an Animated Movie.

2007: "Świteź" (Se-ma-for)

Animation supervisor for Kamil Polak's short film.

2005 - 2008: Warsaw Film School

Computer Animation Teacher

2005 - 2007: "Splinter" (Georg Gruber Filmproduktion, Anima-Pol)

Writer, director, animation supervisor, animator, designer.

Awards: Best Animated Film at Era Nowe Horyzonty Festival 2008; special screening at the 60-year Anniversary of the Polish Animated Film opening ceremony in Wrocław, 2008.

2006: Kibla (Maribor, Slovenia)

Digisuperstar – Directing an Animated Movie workshop.

2005: Elbląg Public Library

Directing an Animated Movie workshop with local children.

2005: „Aeon Flux” (Digital Domain, LA, USA)

Character animation for the Karyn Kusama's movie.

2004: „Disney: Homecoming” (Digital Domain, LA, USA)

Character animation of the classic Disney characters for the Joe Pytka's Disneyland's 50-year Anniversary Commercial.

2004: „Fight Club: the Game” (Prana Studios, Mumbai, India)

Director, Animation Supervisor and Animator of in-game cinematics based on the David Fincher's movie.

2003 - 2004: „I, robot” (Digital Domain, LA, USA)

Character animation for the Alex Proyas' movie.

Oscar Academy Awards Nominee for the Best Special Effects.

2003: Fine Arts Academy in Warsaw

Animated Film lectures at the Multimedia Department.

2003: Digital Art Festival (Tokio, Japan)

Special Guest of the festival.

2002 - 2003: Studio Ploi

Couple of commercials created within an unofficial group of animators founded together with Kamil Polak.

2002: "Penguin"

Writer, director, animator, designer.

Audience Award at the Berlin Underground Festival 2003, SIGGRAPH'2003.

1996 - 2001: Polish National Film School in Łódź, Poland

Master of Arts Degree (A+ Grade); creator of over 40 music soundtracks for student films; one of the organizers of the Kontakt'98 Festival.

1998 - 1999; 2001: Filmakademie Baden - Wuerttemberg (Ludwigsburg, Germany)

Studies at the Digital Animation Department.

2001: "Mouse"

Writer, director, animator, designer.

Awards: OFAFA'2001, Ars Electronica 2002, SIGGRAPH 2002, Houston Film Festival 2003.

2001: "Koincydencja"

Best Film Music Award at DAF'2001Festival for Anny Kubik's short film.

1999: "Headless"

Writer, director, animator, designer.

Awards: Imagina 2000, Animago 2000, SIGGRAPH 2000, Mecon 2000, SICF OpenArt Japan 2001.

1998: "Sorry"

Writer, director, animator, designer, music.

1997: "Man Often Feels So Radiated"

Writer, director, animator, designer, music.

First film ever.

1992 - 1996: High School in Sosnowiec, Poland: humanistic profile

First publications of cartoons and comics.


CV po polsku

CV po polsku (MS Word) CV po polsku (PDF)

CV in english

CV in english (MS Word) CV in english (PDF)

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