A bit About me

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Augusto Schillaci is a Director, writer and Senior VFX supervisor. He has been working on animated movies and live action Visual effects for the last 25 years. During his extensive career he has worked side by side with the top directors in the industry like DreamWorks, Sony, Warner Brothers , Disney, Fox and Paramount pictures. He oversees the look of projects from start to finish, bringing them to life in CG. Augusto has directed multiple projects including the inaugural animated short films from the Best Fiends mobile app franchise, animated commercial spots for LEGO Batman and Chevrolet as well as game cinematic for Transformers and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Schillaci will make his feature directorial debut at Reel FX Animation Studios with “The Mischievians”, an animated feature film in development.

In his award-winning career at Reel FX, he has been actively involved in the studio’s development efforts for their animated projects, and held the role of Senior Visual Effects Supervisor on both of Reel FX’s 3D feature films including the Golden Globe-nominated film, The Book of Life (20th Century Fox), and Free Birds (Relativity Media) (where he was also the Art Director)

Please go to his IMDB page for a full list of credits.