Michael Wiesmeier

Michael Wiesmeier

Michael Wiesmeier joined Toon Boom Animation with over 21 years of animation production and teaching experience. Michael’s work has spanned four continents and numerous world-renowned studios, such as Filmax Animation in Valencia, Spain and Click-House in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Disney Animation Australia.

His work in feature animation began at Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1994. He has worked on Disney productions, such as Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, Lady and the Tramp 2, Peter Pan and Fantasia. In 2012 Michael worked for the world-renowned AAA games studio Square Enix as an animation director. He directed motion capture performances at Universal Studios in Los Angeles, and developed the project’s performance and animation style, supervising the work of animators at Digital Dimension in Montreal and Visual Works in Tokyo.