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Cinco Paul (written by) &
Ken Daurio (written by)
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14 December 2010 (USA) See more »
Three freshly cloned minions go through the wacky orientation process at the evil laboratories of Gru. | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Pierre Coffin ... Minions (voice)

Rob Huebel ... Announcer (voice)

Directed by
Kyle Balda 
Samuel Tourneux 
Writing credits
Cinco Paul (written by) &
Ken Daurio (written by)

Produced by
Arnauld Boulard .... associate producer
Pierre Coffin .... executive producer
John Cohen .... producer
Janet Healy .... producer
Patty Hicks .... associate producer
Christopher Meledandri .... producer (as Chris Meledandri)
Chris Renaud .... executive producer
Robert Taylor .... associate producer
Original Music by
Chris Westlake 
Film Editing by
Patrick J. Voetberg  (as Patrick Voetberg)
Production Management
Jeannine Berger .... post-production supervisor
Jérémie Brudieux .... production manager
Art Department
Ryan Green .... story artist
Dave Rosenbaum .... story supervisor
Fawn Veerasunthorn .... story artist
Sound Department
Jeremy Bowker .... sound effects editor
Luke Dunn Gielmuda .... foley editor
Pete Horner .... sound re-recording mixer
Dennis Leonard .... supervising sound editor
Visual Effects by
frank baradat .... cg supervisor (as Frank Baradat)
Julien Depoortere .... pipeline
Mathilde Germi .... after effects artist
Guy-Laurent Homsy .... layout and pre-visualization supervisor
Vincent Houze .... special effects artist (as VIncent Houzé)
Laurent Hubert .... pipeline
Thomas Lefebvre .... digital compositor
Emmanuelle Pianko .... lighting and compositing: apm
Milo Riccarand .... special effects artist
Animation Department
Nairye Apelian .... set and prop artist: apm (as Naïrye Apelian)
François-Xavier Bologna .... animator
Adrien Borzakian .... shading artist
Antoine Collet .... animator
Nicolas Combecave .... rigging artist
Thomas Dairain .... lighting artist
Axelle De Cooman .... modeling supervisor
Stéphanie Delmas .... flash animator
Ben Fournet .... lighting artist (as Benjamin Fournet)
Delphine Garrelis .... compositing artist
Damien Gautron .... rigging artist
Jean-Charles Gonin .... animator
Simon Grèzes .... lighting artist
Benoit Guillaumot .... animator
Eric Guillon .... character designer
Guy-Laurent Homsy .... layout supervisor
Silke Jager .... animator
Elodie Labbe .... lighting artist
David Liebard .... rigging artist
Pierre Lopes .... lighting artist
Sergeï Lourié .... compositing artist
Aurélie Monfait .... shading artist
Thierry Noblet .... compositing supervisor
Thierry Noblet .... lighting supervisor
Gwénolé Oulc'hen .... animator
Elisabeth Patte .... animation director
Simon Rafin .... compositing artist
Chris Renaud .... character designer
Julien Rocchi .... shading artist
Céline Roz-Locatelli .... animation apm (as Céline Locatelli)
Corentin Sacré .... animator
Marine Samyn .... compositing artist
Clementine Tronel .... animator (as Clémentine Tronel)
Gerome Viavant .... compositing artist (as Gérôme Viavant)
Editorial Department
Fanny Bouquard .... assistant editor
Jason Hanel .... digital intermediate colorist
Bill Holloway .... digital intermediate editor
Nicolas Peterson .... digital intermediate producer
Music Department
Oren Hadar .... scoring mixer (uncredited)
Joey Newman .... conductor (uncredited)
Mark Robertson .... orchestra contractor (uncredited)
Other crew
Sylvain Blérol .... rendering manager
Ilyas Chodkiewicz .... rendering manager (as Ilyas Chodkiewiez)
Daniel Dotterer .... production assistant
Brett Hoffman .... script and recording supervisor
Kristin MacLaren .... production assistant
Bruno Mahé .... head of technology
Jessica J. Stone .... production coordinator (as Jessica Stone)
Tyler Werrin .... production assistant
Jacques Bled .... special thanks
Yarrow Cheney .... special thanks
Joy Poirel .... special thanks
Robert Taylor .... special thanks

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Orientation Day, 31 May 2015
Author: Michael_Elliott from Louisville, KY

Orientation Day (2010)

** (out of 4)

One of the three minions shorts that were included as bonus features on the DESPICABLE ME release. This one here has three new minions being welcomed into the family but first they must watch an introduction video that shows what they'll be doing at Gru's company. Although this here runs just four-minutes, it's really not all that entertaining. There's not too many laughs to be found here and the story itself lacks the imagination that the other two shorts had. There are a couple nice smiles but that's pretty much it. The animation is good like you'd expect but there's just not much of a story here.

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