Bill Kroyer

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William "Bill" Kroyer is an American director of animation and computer graphics commercials, short films, movie titles, and theatrical films.wikipedia
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Technological Threat

They made a short film titled, Technological Threat and it was nominated for an Academy Award in 1988.
Technological Threat is a 1988 animated short made by Brian Jennings and Bill Kroyer and was produced by Kroyer Films.

Chapman University

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He is currently the head of the Digital Arts department at Lawrence and Kristina Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University. In early 2009 he began teaching at Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts in Orange, California.
Bill Kroyer - Professor, Director, Digital Arts Program; one of the first animators to make the leap to computer animation as computer image choreographer on Disney's ground-breaking 1982 feature, Tron.

FernGully: The Last Rainforest

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He directed Computer Warriors: The Adventure Begins in 1990 as then FernGully: The Last Rainforest in 1992.
FernGully: The Last Rainforest is a 1992 animated musical fantasy film, directed by Bill Kroyer and scripted by Jim Cox.

Quest for Camelot

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He was originally set to direct Quest for Camelot but left the project over creative differences.
Bill Kroyer and Frederik Du Chau were announced as the directors, with Sue Kroyer serving as co-producer.

Animalympics

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It was then he met future Tron director Steven Lisberger, who was working on Animalympics.
Among those who worked on Animalympics were art director/animator Roger Allers, animation director Bill Kroyer, and animator Brad Bird.

Computer Warriors

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He directed Computer Warriors: The Adventure Begins in 1990 as then FernGully: The Last Rainforest in 1992.
Directed by Bill Kroyer (who also co-wrote with Carl Macek) it featured his signature style of integrating wireframe CGI with traditional hand-drawn animation.

Kroyer Films

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Kroyer Films, Inc. is a pioneering animation studio formed in 1986 by animator Bill Kroyer and his wife Susan Kroyer and is one of the earliest studios to combine computer and hand-drawn animation.

Jerry Rees

He and Jerry Rees were the main animators for the CGI sequences in Tron.

Tron

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He and Jerry Rees were the main animators for the CGI sequences in Tron.

Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

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He is currently the head of the Digital Arts department at Lawrence and Kristina Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University.

The Fox and the Hound

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In 1977, he finally ended up at Disney Studios as animator on The Fox and the Hound but left Disney later because he did not want to work on The Black Cauldron.

The Black Cauldron (film)

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In 1977, he finally ended up at Disney Studios as animator on The Fox and the Hound but left Disney later because he did not want to work on The Black Cauldron.

Steven Lisberger

It was then he met future Tron director Steven Lisberger, who was working on Animalympics.

Robert Abel and Associates

After Tron was finished, Kroyer decided to stay with computer animation instead of traditional animation and worked at Robert Abel and Associates and Digital Productions.

Digital Productions

After Tron was finished, Kroyer decided to stay with computer animation instead of traditional animation and worked at Robert Abel and Associates and Digital Productions.

Sullivan Bluth Studios

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After Technological Threat was finished, Kroyer decided to stay with computer animation instead of traditional animation and worked at Sullivan Bluth Studios.

Garfield: The Movie

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Soon after he joined Rhythm and Hues Studios as Senior Animation Director and supervised the CGI animation for films such as Garfield, Scooby Doo, Cats & Dogs and The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas.

Scooby-Doo (film)

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Soon after he joined Rhythm and Hues Studios as Senior Animation Director and supervised the CGI animation for films such as Garfield, Scooby Doo, Cats & Dogs and The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas.

Cats & Dogs

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Soon after he joined Rhythm and Hues Studios as Senior Animation Director and supervised the CGI animation for films such as Garfield, Scooby Doo, Cats & Dogs and The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas.

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

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Soon after he joined Rhythm and Hues Studios as Senior Animation Director and supervised the CGI animation for films such as Garfield, Scooby Doo, Cats & Dogs and The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas.

Orange, California

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In early 2009 he began teaching at Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts in Orange, California.

June Foray Award

In 2017 he and his wife Susan became the first couple to receive the June Foray Award from the international Animation Society for their "contributions to the art and industry of animation."

Rugrats in Paris: The Movie

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Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (CG animation director: Rhythm & Hues)

The Green Mile (film)

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The Green Mile (animation supervisor: Rhythm & Hues)

Jetsons: The Movie

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Jetsons: The Movie (computer animator: vehicle animation)