Susan Dehdari

Animator
Industrial Light & Magic

Susan Dehdari has been a professional animator since 2013 and is currently an animator at Industrial Light & Magic. She has also worked at Sony Pictures Imageworks and MPC. Her work includes the film Spirit Untamed and she graduated from Animation Mentor in 2011. Susan enjoys theater, improv, and acting, and was once an ensemble member in a community theater production of the comedy musical Once Upon a Mattress. She currently teaches Animation Basics, the first Core Character Animation Course at Animation Mentor.

Susan’s Credits

Next Gen

Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade

Mune: Guardian of the Moon

Films

  • Next Gen
  • Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
  • Pan
  • Mune: Guardian of the Moon
  • Exodus: Gods and Kings
  • Elliot the Littlest Reindeer
  • Snowtime!
  • Tabaluga

Games

  • Overwatch 2 announcement cinematic
  • World of Warcraft in-game cinematic

TELEVISION

  • Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade
  • Elena of Avalor
  • Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends

Courses Taught By Susan

Courses may vary from term to term.

Advanced
Acting

12-Week Course

Tell a complex, two-person story with dialogue.

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