Yann Tremblay, one of THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLEs main animators, has joined Sarbakans team as lead 2D animator. Tremblay, who was responsible of the character Bruno the dogs animation in the TRIPLETS, will now supervise the animation on some of Sarbakans upcoming feature projects.
Yann, a graduate of the Vancouver Film Institute, has worked extensively in the field over the last 10 years. He has recently served as an animator on NOEL NOEL, a National Film Board of Canada project, and PENGUINS BEHIND BARS, produced for Cartoon Network and the NFB.
Sarbakan has already some of Canadas top talents in their respective fields to round up its already established team of 40 artists. Among the new hires are Stephane Duchesne as lead 3D animator and Line Lacroix as account manager, Canadian territory.
Founded in 1998, Quebec City-based Sarbakan is a studio that specializes in the development and exploitation of animated content such as GOOD NIGHT MR. SNOOZLEBERG, ARCANE and STEPPENWOLF. Clients include: Warner Bros., WB Kids, America Online, Viacom, Sony, CBC/La Société Radio-Canada, Groupe TF1 and The National Film Board of Canada. For more information, visit www.sarbakan.com.