Information


Hi, I am Maarten Van Rooy a freelance illustrator, sculptor and animator.
Currently, I am based in Antwerp, Belgium.

For any questions or enquiries feel free to contact me by email:

vanrooymaarten@hotmail.com
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CV


EDUCATION

Master in Audiovisual Arts - Animation (2009)
Erasmushogeschool Brussel - RITS, Belgium


WORK EXPERIENCE

Say What?! (6/2018) series
2D
Animator, inbetweening
Beast Animation

Egemin (5/2016) commercial
CG
Animator
Freelance

The Gap (3/2016-4-2016) short
CG
Animator
Vivifilm

Egemin (1/2016) commercial
Stop Motion
Animator, prop builder
Freelance

Rintje (3/2015-12/2015) series
Stop Motion
Animator, set & prop builder
Beast Animation

Under The Apple Tree (3/2015-5/2015) short
Stop Motion
Animator, camera operator, set dresser, rigger
Beast Animation

Cafard (10/2014-01/2015) feature film
CG
Animator
Tondo Films

The Tall Tale Tree (07/2014-08/2014) trailer for series
CG
Animator
Fabrique Fantastique

Dimitri (02/2014-03/2014) series
Stop Motion
Animator
Beast Animation

Klara 'serveert' (12/2013) commercial
Stop Motion
Animator, storyboard, animatic
Czar

Tram 71 (12/2013) commercial
Animatic
Beast Animation

Dimitri (09/2013) series
Stop Motion
Animator
Beast Animation

Groove Saxophone, Groove Drumkit (07/2013-08/2013) commercial
Stop Motion
Director, art director, animator, props & puppet builder, post production
Freelance

Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart / Jack et la Mécanique du Coeur (12/2012-06/2013) feature film
CG
Animator
Walking The Dog

Groove Guitar (12/2012) commercial
Stop Motion
Director, art director, animator, props & puppet builder, post production
Freelance

Picnic with Cake / Picknick met Taart (10/2012) videogame
CG
Animator
Walking The Dog

Picnic with Cake / Picknick met Taart (05/2012-09/2012) series and 30’ special
CG
Animator
Walking The Dog

Super Saint (11/2011-7/2012) short
CG
Concept, storyboard, layout
Freelance

Martine (5/2011-3/2012) series
CG
Animator
Sinematik/Blue Spirit

Stop Motion Animation Crash Course (5/2011-6/2011)
Stop Motion
Teacher
Syntra Hasselt

Grabouillon 3 (11/2010-5/2011) series
CG
Animator
Sinematik/Blue Spirit

Les P'tites Poules (4/2010-9/2010) series
CG
Animator
Sinematik/Blue Spirit

Volkswagen Bluemotion (03/2010) commercial
Stop Motion
Props and set builder
Beast Animation

Cleaned Out (09/2008-06/2009) graduation short
Stop Motion
Director, writer, animator, DOP, props, puppet & set builder
RITS
Award: Animex 2010 (UK): Stop Motion Award Runner-Up
Nominated:
Anima 2010 (BE), Holland Animation Film Festival 2009 (NL) , International Shortfilmfestival Leuven 2009 (BE), ...

Yellow Bird (09/2008-11/2008) pilot for feature film
Stop Motion
Animator (internship)
Beast Animation

Yakkety-Yak
(09/2008-06/2009) bachelor graduation short
Stop Motion
Co-director, writer, animator, DOP, sound editor, set builder
RITS
Nominated:
International Film Festival Ghent 2008 (BE), Klik! Amsterdam 2009 (NL), Future Film Festival 2010 (IT), Animex 2009 (UK)

Panique Au Village / A Town Called Panic (07/2007) feature film
Stop Motion
Puppet painter, set & prop builder (internship)
Beast Animation

Christmas Super Lotto (12/2006) commercial
Stop Motion
Props and set builder (internship)
Beast Animation

Eduard 1-min short (06/2006) short
Stop Motion
Co-director, art director, writer, storyboard, puppet builder, set and props builder, set dresser, DOP, rigger, animator, post production
RITS

Past-eight(10/2005) short
Stop Motion
Co-director, art director, writer, storyboarder, puppet builder, set and props builder, set dresser, DOP, rigger, animator, post production
RITS


SKILLS

Software
Dragon Stop Motion
FrameThief
Animator DV
3D Studio Max (Biped, CAT)
Maya
Motionbuilder
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere
Flash

Language
Dutch mother tongue
French very good
English very good
German basic