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Eric Darnell


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Eric Darnell is Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder of Baobab Studios, the world’s leading independent interactive animation studio. Under Eric’s leadership, Baobab Studios has won 5 Emmys, 2 Annie’s, and first ever SIGGRAPH Immersive Best in Show Award. Baobab’s latest VR piece, Baba Yaga, made its world premiere at the 2020 Venice Film Festival.

Eric’s career spans 25 years, and he is the second highest box office grossing writer and director of animated feature films, and was the director and screenwriter on all four films in the Madagascar franchise and an executive producer on The Penguins of Madagascar. Previously, Eric directed DreamWorks Animation’s very first animated feature film, Antz

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