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ANIMATION LAB EMBARKS ON FIRST CG FEATURE
|May 1, 2007
a veteran of the entertainment industry, has animated, storyboarded and
designed characters on more than 20 feature films. He has worked on projects
for studios such as Disney, Universal, Warner Bros., Fox, DreamWorks and Sony,
with credits that include Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Lion King and Open Season. Most recently, Williams
supervised the animation on Disney's upcoming feature, Underdog.
Wild Bunch is an
animated comedy-adventure about a ragtag team of common wildflowers and plants
that are attacked by an evil army of genetically-modified cornstalks,
determined to take over their idyllic meadow. According
to producer Ballentine, the studio will be using Autodesk Maya 8.5 running on
Linux-based machines to create the animation. Animation Lab is still
investigating rendering solutions.