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Dan Read (I) (–2010)

Daniel Read worked for more than twenty years in the United States and Italy as a painter and teacher of painting and figure drawing before joining Disney's Paris studio as a background painter on the animated short "Runaway Brain." He earned the Master's Degree from the University of California, Berkeley where he studied under Elmer Bischoff and ... See full bio »

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 2011 Winnie the Pooh (background artist)
 2009 The Princess and the Frog (background artist)
 2008 Bolt (matte painter)
 2007 How to Hook Up Your Home Theater (Short) (background artist)
 2004 Home on the Range (background artist - as Daniel Read)
 2002 Treasure Planet (background artist - as Daniel Read)
 2000 The Emperor's New Groove (background artist: journeyman)
 1999 Fantasia/2000 (background artist)
 1997 Hercules (additional background artist - as Daniel Read)
 1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (additional background artist - as Daniel Read)
 1995 Runaway Brain (Short) (additional background artist)
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 2005 Chicken Little (compositor)
 2002 Treasure Planet (digital painter)
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 2008 Bolt (visual development artist)
 2005 Chicken Little (visual development artist)
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 2005 Chicken Little (lighting technician)
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 2004 Fireflies (TV Movie) (production manager)
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 2005 Chicken Little (texture painter)

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Walt Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, California.

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