Guru Studio

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Guru Studio
Privately Owned
IndustryCGI, 2D animation, animation, television series, motion pictures
Founded2000[1][2]
FounderFrank Falcone, Anne Deslauriers, Chuck Gammage
HeadquartersToronto, Ontario, Canada
Key people
Frank Falcone (President and Executive Creative Director)
ProductsJustin Time
PAW Patrol
Ever After High
Number of employees
Est.320 (2017)[3]
Websitegurustudio.com

Guru Studio is a Canadian animation studio.[4] The company has won various industry awards and has been featured in several international film festivals.[1]

In 2001, Guru Studio provided CGI ids and bumpers for Teletoon. The ids and bumpers screened at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival and won prizes.

Guru won a Telly Award in 2010 for their short film Hazed.[5] The film was screened at the Ottawa International Animation Festival, the Animation Block Party, and at other festivals.[2]

Other industry awards the studio has won include a Clio award, a Promax award, and a Mobius award.[1][6]

On February 1, 2016, Guru Studio announced a partnership with Toon Boom Animation. Engineers within both companies will form a team and work together towards developing and incorporating software features into Toon Boom Harmony ( the leading software in the animation industry).[7]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Ottawa international animation festival 2008, retrieved May 13, 2011.
  2. ^ a b "guru studios' HAZED at Pictoplasma", Canadian Animation Resources, April 8, 2010, retrieved May 13, 2011
  3. ^ http://www.cartoonbrew.com/internet-television/crafting-show-netflix-guru-studios-frank-falcone-true-rainbow-kingdom-153297.html
  4. ^ Guru Studio website, contact information, retrieved May 13, 2011 [1]
  5. ^ Telly Award winners, letter "s", retrieved May 13, 2011.
  6. ^ Mobius Awards lookup, retrieved May 13, 2011.
  7. ^ "Toon Boom Animation Signs Collaboration Agreement with Guru Studio". Toon Boom Animation. Retrieved 2018-01-30.
  8. ^ https://gurustudio.com/shows/pikwik-pack/
  9. ^ Mercedes, Milligan (July 3, 2018). "CBC/Radio-Canada Greenlights 'Big Blue' from Guru". Animation Magazine. Retrieved July 4, 2018.

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