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Where: Toronto Reference Library & Online

When: November 2-4, 2023

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Toronto Animation / VFX Job Fair


Johan Dekker

Motion Graphics Supervisor, DNEG

Johan Dekker (he/him) is a London based Motion Graphics Supervisor with 14 years experience in motion design for Feature Animation, Feature Film and Advertising. He was the Motion Graphics Supervisor at DNEG Animation for Netflix's ‘Nimona’. With a background in 3D motion graphics, Johan brings passion and eclectic experience to creating stunning 2D and 3D designed graphics and integrates them into a larger film canvas to aid in visual storytelling and world building. Other key credits include ‘Ron’s Gone Wrong’ for DNEG Animation, ‘Foundation’, ’Ready Player One’, ’Pacific Rim Uprising’ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’.

10:00AM - 11:00AM


Let's Get Metal - Nimona Behind the Scenes


METAL!  Our good friends at DNEG Animation brought you this years’ TAAFI Summer Screening of Netflix's Nimona, and now they’re back with a very special behind-the-scenes look at the film! Bamboo Wang (Effects Lead), Johan Dekker (Motion Graphics Supervisor) and Anthony Kemp (Digital Producer) will reveal some of the magic that was cast to bring this one-of-a-kind best-selling graphic novel to life. 

If you missed out on our summer screening, you can go catch Nimona right now, exclusively on Netflix!

With Anthony Kemp Digital Producer, DNEG Johan Dekker Motion Graphics Supervisor, DNEG Zhujun "Bamboo" Wang Effects Lead, DNEG

Moderator: Sonika Bagwe Freelance Illustrator


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