Bio

​Luis Uribe
Character animator

Lui5k@yahoo.com​

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Work Experience

Pixar Animation Studios
Animator   April 2015 - Present

-Onward (2020)

-Toy Story 4 (2019)

-The Incredibles 2 (2018)

-Coco (2017)

-Cars 3 (2017)

-Finding Dory (2016)

-The Good Dinosaur (2015)

 

Industrial Light & Magic
Animator   January 2014 - March 2015

-Jurassic World (2015)

-Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

 

ReelFX
Animator   April 2013 - August 2013

-Free Birds (2013)

Rhythm & Hues Studios
Animator   July 2010 - March 2013

-The Seventh Son (2013)

-R.I.P.D. (2013)

-Life of Pi (2012)
-Alvin and the Chipmunks : Chipwrecked (2011)

-Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
-Hop (2011)

Rhythm & Hues Studios
Animation Apprentice   June 2010 - July 2010

Freelance Animator
Character Animator  March 2009 - June 2010
Character Animation for several Tv spots

Eurocom Studios
Character Animator    November  2008  -  March 2009
Cut scene Animator   Ice Age 3 : Dawn of the Dinosaurs  Videogame


Oruga Animation Studios
Character Animator, Character TD   2006 - 2007
Character animation and rigging for  TV Spots and “En Agosto”  short film

Freelance CG Artist
Web design, Graphic design, Architecture viz.  2005 - 2006


Naska Digital
Creative department -  CG Artist   2004 -2005



Skills
3ds Max,  Maya,  Flash,  Photoshop




Education

AnimationMentor
Advanced Studies in Character Animation     2007 -  2009
Mentors:
Kevin Koch (Snoot Entertainment)
Chris Derochie  (Image Engine Design Inc.)
James Chiang(Freelance)
Dana Boadway(\(\(\(Killer Jelly bean)
Dave Vallone(ReelFX)
Don Kim(Nelvana)

CGTalk
Character Rigging II with Paul Hormis    2007

Naska Digital
3ds Max Character Studio    2004

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

Bogota, Colombia
Industrial Design     2001-2005
Taller Vertical de Diseño Digital  - Digital Design Workshop     2004-2005

Colegio Anglo Colombiano

Bogota, Colombia
1989-2001

Awards and Honors

 

Part of the Visual Effects team for Life of Pi

 

Life of Pi won the following awards for Visual Effects:

Academy Award - Achievement in Visual Effects 

BAFTA - Special Visual Effects

VES Award - Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature

VES Award - Best Animated Character in a Live Action Feature - Richard Parker

Annie Award - Animated Character in a Live Action Production - Richard Parker

*Guest Speaker at ACM SIGGRAPH Bogota 2013


 

*Shot:   “Connection” featured in the AnimationMentor Summer 2009 student
Showcase

 

Short Film - "Go To Sleep"


Rising Star Award - Canada Intl Film Festival 2010
Winner Award of Merit in Animation - The Accolade Film Awards 2010
Winner - Los Angeles Reel Film Festival 2010:
-2nd Place : Best Animation
-1st Place: Best Animated Visuals
-1st Place: Best Animation Sound Desig
Finalist - New Jersey International Film Festival 2010
Nominated for Best Student Film - Animazing Spotlight 2010
SemiFinalist - Action/Cut Short Film Festival - 2010
Second Place International Animation Category - Fenaco - Cusco, Peru

Official Selection

Official Selection - Cannes Short Film Corner 2010
Official Selection -Brooklyn International Film Festival - 2010
Official Selection - Cinesul - 2010 - Brasil
Official Selection - SoCal Film Festival - 2010
Official Selection -Riviera Maya Underground Film Festival 2010
Official Selection - Festival Malcine 2010 - Punta Del Este
Official Selection - GIAA Film Fest 2010
Official Selection -CINESEPTIEMBRE 2010 - Mexico
Official Selection - Cinifiesta 2010 - Puerto Rico
Official Selection - XIII FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CORTOMETRAJES“LA BOCA DEL LOBO”MADRID - ESPAÑA
Official Selection - Filmets Badalona Film Festival 2010 - Barcelona,España
Official Selection - Animecfest 2010 - Ecuador
Official Selection - Festifreak 2010 - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Official Selection- Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar Del Plata 2010 - Argentina
Official Selection - Festival de Ópera PrimaPrimer Plano - Brasil - 2010
Official Selection -Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de Iquique 2011 - Chile
Official Selection -6to Festival de Cortos Penca 2011 - Argentina
Official Selection - Maipu Cortos 2011 - Argentina
Official Selection - 6º Festival de cine Latinoamericano – FESAALP de la ciudad de La Plata

Coverage
Interviews and articles about my work. A big thanks to the people responsible for these articles!

Taller CG
www.TallerCG.com

Loop
www.loop.la

Colombia Digital
www.colombiadigital.net

Filming in Argentina: blog of San Telmo Productions
filminginargentina.wordpress.com

 

Spanish

English

Languages

Maya

Voodoo

3ds Max

Photoshop

Flash

After Effects

 

Software