What is your name and your current occupation?
Darren Kiner – CGI Lighter / Compositor / Supervisor.
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?
Optical Effects for a surf film, before moving to LA. I also worked my way through college as a busboy. Sorry, not very crazy.
What are some of your favorite projects you’re proud to have been a part of?
Aladdin, Iron Giant, Fantasia 2000, Thirteen Days, Charlie Wilson’s War (the last two being somewhat historically relevant).
Where are you from and how did you get into the animation business?
Escondido, CA – UCSD Film School – Lucky to Continue…