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Thursday May 04
Animated Commercials: Baselworld 2006 - a race against the clock
Guillaume Hellouin, CEO, TeamTo

The young company TeamTo relying on its founders' experience, recently started to get involved in TV commercials production by entering the luxury industry. The films being not yet delivered, production is still under complete confidentiality. However the conference day at fmx/06 will be the opportunity to unveil interesting features of these films.

Graduate in 1986 with a business school degree in marketing, Guillaume Hellouin became the very same year addicted to computer graphics during a training program at IBM FRANCE. He explored the boundaries of digital visual FX by establishing the CGI division of a video post-production house in 1990, then heading productions at Medialab Paris (owned by Canal+). In 1994, he created a full service 3D animation and
digital effects facility, SPARX*. Over the next ten years, SPARX* grew to become one of Europe´s largest and most awarded animation studios. His credits include the twice Emmy awarded TV series "Rolie Polie Olie" in coproduction with NELVANA, Emmy nominated "Zoe Kezako" produced by SPARKLING*, 2 segments for the DTV "Mickey Twice Upon a X-Mas" produced by DISNEYTOON STUDIOS which features the classic characters for the first time in 3D in a movie and "Grand Odyssey" an innovative ride film produced by DENTSU Tec. for the 2005 Aichi WorldExpo which attracted 22 millions viewers.

Guillaume Hellouin

TeamTO is an independent animation studio, designed to produce innovative, original & universally appealing content through long term oriented partnerships. TeamTO, created in 2005 by Guillaume Hellouin, is a team of award-winning producers. Their references include twice Emmy-awarded TV series "Rolie Polie Olie" in co-production with Nelvana, Emmy nominated TV series "Zoe Kezako", "Mickey Twice upon a Xmas" for DisneyToon Studios and "Grand Odyssey" for Dentsu tec.

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