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BRIAN K. TARUS
BRIAN K. TARUS
ANIMATOR / VFX ARTIST
Mpesi Ln, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

BRIAN K. TARUS IS AN AWARD WINNING VISUAL EFFECTS ARTIST / ANIMATOR BASED IN NAIROBI, KENYA.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS / AWARDS
:: 2018 - 8TH KALASHA INTERNATIONAL FILM & TV AWARDS | WINNER : Best Animation Production.
:: 2019 - 4th LAKE INTERNATIONAL PAN-AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL | WINNER: Best Animation Film.
:: 2019 - 3rd FESTIVAL DU CINEMA D'ANIMATION AFRICAN DE YAOUNDÉ | Official Selection.
:: 2019 - 3rd LAGOS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ANIMATION | Official Selection.
:: 2019 - 2nd FESTIVAL DU FILM D'ANIMATION D'ABIDJAN | Official Selection.
:: 2019 - 15th AFRICA MOVIE ACADEMY AWARDS | Official Selection.
:: 2019 - 2nd ANIMATION NIGHTS NEW YORK | Special Selection.
:: 2019 - 15th RWANDA FILM FESTIVAL | Official Selection.
:: 2019 - 9th KALASHA INTERNATIONAL FILM & TV AWARDS | Nominee Best Animation Production.

EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS
:: 2019 - Brooklyn, New York, USA | ANIMATION NIGHTS NEW YORK.
:: 2019 - Abidjan, Ivory Coast | FESTIVAL DU FILM D'ANIMATION D'ABIDJAN.
:: 2019 - Cannes, France | 72nd CANNES FILM FESTIVAL Short Film Corner.
:: 2019 - Nakuru, Kenya | LAKE INTERNATIONAL PAN-AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL.
:: 2019 - Nairobi, Kenya | SHORTS, SHORTS & SHOTS HALLOWEEN EDITION
:: 2019 - Nairobi, Kenya | 28TH EUROPEAN FILM FESTIVAL.
:: 2019 - Nairobi, Kenya | FILM-AID FILM FESTIVAL.
:: 2019 - Lagos, Nigeria | 3RD LAGOS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ANIMATION.

Skills

3D AnimationMotion CaptureVFX Supervision

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
ZBrush
ZBrush

Productions

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    • Movie
      ISOLATED
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Director / Animator
    • Company
      Tarus Studios in association with SDL Studios