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Eric "Bibo" Bergeron is a French animator and film director. His work includes The Road to El Dorado, Shark Tale[1] and A Monster in Paris.

Bibo Bergeron
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Bergeron in 2016
Born
Eric Bergeron

Other namesEric 'Bibo' Bergeron
OccupationAnimator
Storyboard Artist
Director
Writer
Years active1986–present

Bergeron has served as animator on films like Asterix in Britain, Asterix and the Big Fight, Fievel Goes West, FernGully: The Last Rainforest, We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story, All Dogs Go to Heaven 2, A Goofy Movie, The Iron Giant, The Adventures of Pinocchio and Bee Movie.

He also worked as storyboard artist on Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas, The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper and Flushed Away.

In 1993 Bergeron founded the animation studio "Bibo Films" in France.[2] He directed the 2011 film A Monster in Paris,[3] which he dedicated to his father. Bergeron is an alumnus of the Gobelins School of the Image.

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Position
1986 Asterix in Britain assistant animator
1989 Asterix and the Big Fight animator
1991 An American Tail: Fievel Goes West animator
1992 FernGully: The Last Rainforest animator
1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story supervising animator
1995 A Goofy Movie animator
1996 All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 directing animator
1996 The Adventures of Pinocchio animation supervisor
2000 The Road to El Dorado director
2003 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas story artist
2004 Shark Tale director
2006 Flushed Away storyboard artist
2011 A Monster in Paris director and story writer

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Turned into Toons". People. 9 May 2005. Retrieved 21 October 2010.
  2. ^ "How to Direct an Animated Feature Film". Philippine Daily Inquirer. 15 July 2000. Retrieved 21 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Besson has Heart for Animation". Animation Magazine. 6 February 2008. Retrieved 21 October 2010.

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