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Simon Otto is a Director, Animator and Story Artist for DreamWorks Animation. Most recently, Simon directed various television episodes for DreamWorks TV and Netflix. Simon is known for his work as the Head of Character Animation of the How to Train Your Dragon movie franchise for DreamWorks Animation. In addition to overseeing the animation of ... See full bio »

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How to Train Your Dragon 2
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Animation Department
How to Train Your Dragon
How to Train Your Dragon Animation Department
Kung Fu Panda
Kung Fu Panda Animation Department
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron Animation Department


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 2018 How to Train Your Dragon 3 (head of character animation) (pre-production)
 2015/II Home (additional supervising animator)
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (head of character animation) / (story artist)
 2011 Book of Dragons (Video short) (head of character animation)
 2011 Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (Video short) (animation consultant) / (story artist)
 2010 Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (TV Short) (supervising animator)
 2010 How to Train Your Dragon (head of character animation)
 2008 Kung Fu Panda (additional animator) / (traditional animator: "Crane" end credits - uncredited)
 2007 Bee Movie (additional animator)
 2007 Enchanted (additional animator - uncredited)
 2006 Flushed Away (supervising animator)
 2006 Over the Hedge (additional character designer)
 2004 Shark Tale (animator)
 2003 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (animator: "Jin & Li") / (supervising animator: "Sinbad", "Jin and Li")
 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (animator: "Spirit") / (supervising animator: "Eagle")
 2000 The Road to El Dorado (animator: "Altivo" and "Cortes")
 1998 The Prince of Egypt (animator: "Moses")
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