Dael Oates

With a background in both photography and design, Dael is a self taught filmmaker. His career began at Oscar winning VFX and 3d animation studio Animal Logic. Here the exposure to a gamut of creative projects from visual FX design to art direction to story and script development created a path to Directing. He has won a number of awards for his work including the Kodak Young Directors Award. Dael’s work spans many disciplines and genres. With a toolkit of motion graphics design, stop motion animation, photography, visual FX, Dael’s multi disciplinary approach to his filmmaking creates a unique lens to how we can experience storytelling.

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