Bruno Chauffard at VIEW 2013

Bruno ChauffardPress release:

Despicable Me 2‘s CG supervisor Bruno Chauffard will speak for the first time at VIEW Conference about the realization of the funnyminions, Gru’s helpers and future protagonists of the third chapter of the saga, a spin off called „Minions”.

Bruno Chauffard started his career as a graphic artist within software companies such as Thomson Digital Image and Wavefront Paris. He then joined WETA Digital effects, working as Visual Effects Technical Supervisor on The Frighteners directed by Peter Jackson. He joined Mac Guff Ligne in 1996 and worked for ten years as a graphic artist and CG supervisor on commercials, music videos and live action movies. In 2007, Bruno oriented his career towards Feature Animation. Since 2008, he pursued a great collaboration as Head CG Supervisor on Despicable Me and The Lorax (Illumination Entertainment / Universal Studios), reaching new heights with the world wide success of Despicable Me 2 this year. Bruno will supervise the next Illumination Entertainment’s original project for release in 2015, with the same objective of technical innovation and quality.

despicable-meVIEW Conference this year will be further enriched by the presence of Dan Scanlon, director of Pixar’s Monsters University, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 directors Kris Pearn and Cody Cameron, ILM’s Chief Creative Officer John Knoll and many others! Here’s a list of our speakers, the complete program will be online soon.