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Jim Mainard

Jim Mainard joined the DreamWorks team in its early inception in 1997. He serves as the Head of Production Development for DreamWorks Animation. In this capacity, Jim is the Executive responsible for the transition of the Studio to 3D (stereoscopic) film making. Prior to this he served as DreamWorks Head of Research and Development in which he was... See full bio »
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 2007 Bee Movie (head of research and development)
 2007 Shrek the Third (head of research and development)
 2006 Flushed Away (head of research and development)
 2006 Over the Hedge (head of research and development)
 2005 Madagascar (head of research and development)
 2004 Shark Tale (head of software)
 2003 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (head of software)
 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (head of software)
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 2013 The Croods (digital strategy: DreamWorks Animation)
 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens (head of production development)
 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (product development)
 2008 Kung Fu Panda (special projects)
 2000 The Road to El Dorado (systems engineer)
 1998 The Prince of Egypt (systems engineer)
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 2004 Shrek 2 (special thanks - as James A. Mainard)
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 2005 The Tech of 'Madagascar' (Video documentary short)

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