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RobertoOrtiz
06-29-2011, 09:13 PM
Ratatouille producer and Cars 2 co-director Brad Lewis is leaving Pixar to join Digital Domain (http://www.d2.com/)'s new animation group in Florida, Tradition Studios, reports (http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118039293) Variety.
"I am excited to join a company with Digital Domain's talent and expertise and to have an opportunity to be a part of its team in creating family-friendly stories and adventures," Lewis said in a statement (http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/cars-2-director-brad-lewis-206886) to The Hollywood Reporter.


Before joining Pixar in 2001, Lewis spent eleven years at PDI and DreamWorks Animation SKG, where he worked on the notorious Antz.





http://pixarblog.blogspot.com/2011/06/brad-lewis-leaves-pixar-for-digital.html

Larry_g1s
06-29-2011, 09:30 PM
I like the idea of another feature animation studio. :)

Kzin
07-03-2011, 07:08 PM
like it too and dd always did a great job. is a project announced on that they are working?

joshfilms
07-03-2011, 08:03 PM
This is very interesting. Glad to see another VFX company get into animation.

Cheers,
Josh

DimeS
07-04-2011, 05:18 PM
Is Antz considered notorious? I remember it being pleasant enough, although it was a while ago. Were there other issues with it?

aijoe
07-06-2011, 07:27 PM
This is awesome. With his background at Pixar, I think they will do very well.
In another news, now Paramount Pictures is also opening up an animation division.

Paramount Pictures is launching a new, in-house animation division (http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/paramount-pictures-launching-new-house-208300)

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