FROM PIXAR TO NAMOO: Erick Oh’s Creative Journey from Studio to Indie Baobab Studios

 

Video Details

Sponsored by: Baobab Studios

Originally recorded LIVE at CTNX 2021: 

November 20, 2 pm - 3 pm PST

 

Sponsored By : Baobab Studios

 

Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Erick Oh will chronicle his creative journey from his early days as an animator at Pixar working on such memorable films as Monster University, Inside Out and Finding Dory through his indie years working on the award-winning animated short The Dam Keeper and subsequent series PIG: The Dam Keeper Poems, ultimately leading up to his Oscar®-nominated animated short, Opera. He will then speak in depth about the creation of his latest collaboration with Baobab Studios, NAMOO, a hand-crafted, narrative poem come to life. Inspired by the passing of Erick’s grandfather, NAMOO -- which translates to “tree” in Korean -- follows the beautiful and heartbreaking moments of a man’s life, from beginning to end.

 

Panelists:

Writer Director Erick Oh 

Producer Kane Lee 

Production Manager Anika Nagpal

Moderator: Monica Ortega

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