Bryan Dimas

Presenting
Bryan Dimas is Producer with experience in TV/Feature animation production, animation development, and short film production. In 2018, he Co-Founded LatinX in Animation (LXiA), which is a Signature Program of the Latino Film Institute (LFI), a non-profit organization whose mission is to mentor, develop, and support Latinx filmmakers with independent and diverse visions, and elevate standards of Latinx story development and presentation of our culture. LXiA’s mission is to empower diversity in Animation, VFX, and Gaming by organizing events, mentorship opportunities, workshops, grants, and more. He currently works at Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network Studios as the Line Producer, Development where he oversees and manages the production of animated projects across Preschool, Kids & Family, Longform, and Adult. He previously worked at DreamWorks Animation where he worked in Feature and TV Animation. His credits include Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia, 3Below: Tale of Arcadia, Trolls World Tour, and The Boss Baby: Family Business.

Participant Schedule

Sunday 10/29 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Diverse Talent Hiring in the Animation Industry

Room 211 | Bryan Dimas, Nicole Hendrix, Jo Meuris, Katie Dizon, Austin Faber, Bobby Pontillas

Provided by Asians in Animation, Black n Animated, BRIC Foundation, LatinX in Animation, Legends Animated, and Rise Up Animation, this panel would deeply discuss the challenges of getting diverse talent hired and supported in both the major animation studios and the independent animation community, as well as explore promising solutions for addressing those challenges.