Carlos Baena

Carlos Baena

Supervisor Animator

Los Angeles, CA

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writer/director

Writer/Director (2021)

Creative Development

Love, Death & Robots (2019)

writer/director

La Noria (2018)

Character Development & Animation

Monsters University (2013)

Animator

Toy Story 3 (2010)

Animator

WALL·E (2008)

Animator

Ratatouille (2007)

Animator

Cars (2006)

Animator

Boundin' (2004)

Animator

The Incredibles (2004)

Animator

Finding Nemo (2003)

Animator

Exploring the Reef (2003)

Animator

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

Animator

Men in Black II (2002)

Animator

Hubert's Brain (2001)

Animator

Jurassic Park III (2001)

Work History
  • Director | Animator | Development

    NightWheel Pictures

    October 2014 - Present

    Production of independent animated/live-action short films and content development. Consulting on other projects.

    https://www.lanoriafilm.com/
    https://www.marketstfilm.com/

  • Co Founder

    Artella

    March 2013 - Present
    Emeryville, California
  • Co-Founder

    Animation Mentor

    2003 - Present
  • Director

    Paramount Pictures

    April 2019 - October 2021
    Los Angeles, California
  • Animation Director & Consultant

    Digital Domain

    June 2018 - August 2018
  • Creative Development

    Blur Studio

    November 2016 - September 2017

    Consulted and helped on the Development Creative Pre-Production stages of the Netflix Animated Anthology “Love, Death & Robots”.

  • Character Director

    Anki

    October 2015 - January 2017
    San Francisco Bay Area
  • Director

    Paramount Pictures

    January 2013 - September 2014
  • Animator

    Pixar

    June 2002 - December 2012
  • Animator

    Industrial Light & Magic

    February 2001 - May 2002
  • Animator

    Laika

    1998 - 1999
Education
  • University of San Francisco

    1994 - 1998