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28/04/2010

Nexus Studio Development Director Appointed

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A London based independent production company is pleased to announce Rebecca Barbour as Director of Artist and Studio Development. Rebecca joins Nexus from Framestore where she was Senior Producer and 3D Manager, having recently worked on James Cameron's ground breaking 3D film Avatar.
Rebecca has worked in Animation and VFX for over 10 years, gathering a wealth of experience and diversity across commercials and feature films. It was with Framestore's venture into the animated feature film The Tale Of Despereaux that managed to tempt her away from commercials VFX. Rebecca was a lynchpin on that project, fulfilling two vital production roles in different stages of the project, and it was on Despereaux that Rebecca really caught the animation bug!
Rebecca commented: "I am genuinely thrilled to be joining Nexus. The quality of their output is extremely high, and I'm excited to be working for a company with such a strong reputation for both animation and storytelling."
Executive Producer Julia Parfitt added: "Rebecca joining us with such a strong background across commercials and film at Framestore is excellent news for our studio and for Nexus more widely - it adds to a excitement about the development of the studio here and the long term commitment we have to all our artists, whether staff or freelance."
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