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Lee Lanier Net Worth

Lee Lanier Net Worth is
$5 Million

Lee Lanier Biography

Lee Lanier is an American 3D computer animator and the author of six books for the 3D modeling software package Maya and the digital compositing software packages After Effects and Nuke. He served as an instructor for animation for the Academy of Art University and Gnomon School of Visual Effects. As of 2012, he is an online instructor with Pixl Visn Media Arts Academy in Cologne, Germany. He has recorded visual effects video tutorials for lynda.com and The Foundry.After working for Buena Vista Visual Effects at Walt Disney Studios in Los Angeles, Lanier worked at PDI/DreamWorks in the San Francisco bay area—where he created digital special effects for the movies Shrek and Antz. Next, he moved to Boulder City, Nevada where Lee formed his own company, BeezleBug Bit LLC.Lanier's computer animated short films have played at over 200 film festivals, galleries, and museums worldwide. Millennium Bug won the Mike Gribble Peel of Laughter Award at the 1998 Ottawa International Animation Festival and the Silver Jury Award at the 1999 Chicago Underground Film Festival.Lanier's short films Day Off the Dead, Mirror, Millennium Bug, 13 Ways to Die at Home, Blood Roulette, and South Seas Dream have played such venues as the Sundance Film Festival, the Ottawa International Animation Festival, and Cinequest Film Festival. Lee is also the co-founder and executive director of The Dam Short Film Festival.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthFebruary 7, 1966
Place Of BirthBowling Green, Ohio, USA
ProfessionVisual Effects, Miscellaneous Crew, Director
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=12780576
Star SignAquarius


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Co-founder of the "Dam Short Film Festival," yearly held in Boulder City, NV.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1999Silver Jury AwardChicago Underground Film FestivalBest AnimationMillennium Bug (1998)
1998Mike Gribble Peel of Laughter AwardOttawa International Animation FestivalMillennium Bug (1998)


Filmography

Visual Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
South Seas Dream2012Short digital effects completed
Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West2014visual effects
Unearthly2013visual effects artist
Blood Roulette2011/IShort digital effects
Shrek2001lighter
Antz1998digital artist
First Kid1996digital artist
Escape from L.A.1996digital artist - uncredited
The Phantom1996digital artist
James and the Giant Peach1996computer generated art: BVVE
Big Bully1996CGI artwork: Buena Vista Visual Effects
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls19953D artwork: Buena Vista Visual Effects
Operation Dumbo Drop1995digital artist
Mortal Kombat1995digital artist
The Jungle Book1994digital artist
The Santa Clause1994digital artist - uncredited

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Operation Dumbo Drop1995computer generated art
Criminal Passion1994script supervisor
Rave, Dancing to a Different Beat1993script supervisor
Molested1992production assistant
Love Is Like That1992script supervisor
The Walter Ego1991Short script supervisor
Motorama1991script supervisor
Club Fed1990production assistant
Rain Man1988production assistant - uncredited

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
South Seas Dream2012Short completed
Blood Roulette2011/IShort
Day Off the Dead2004Short
Mirror2001Short
Millennium Bug1998Short

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Blood Roulette2011/IShort
Mirror2001Short
Millennium Bug1998Short writer

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
South Seas Dream2012Short animator completed
Unearthly2013animator

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mirror2001Short

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mirror2001Short producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shunned2014Documentary special thanks
Ominous2009special thanks
Technological Science2007Short special thanks

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IMDB Wikipedia
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