Director Marco Bertoldo has joined San Francisco-based animation production company Mondo Media. In his new position, Bertoldo will assume creative responsibilities for Mondo Medias 3D animation division. Bertoldo is best known for his 3D short GONE BAD, which was featured at the Sundance Online Film Festival 2001 and 2002, and recently won the animation category for the Alice Radio 3-Minute Film Festival. Previously, Marco Bertoldo worked as a freelance animation director for Mondo Media, supervising projects for clients such as Fox Interactive, Activision, Crystal Dynamics and 3DO. "We have collaborated with Marco for several years and are delighted that he is going to be a permanent part of the team," said John Evershed, CEO and executive producer for Mondo Media. "Both Mondo and our clients are definitely going to benefit from the distinct sensibility and mastery of 3D animation that Marco demonstrates in his work."
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