Dan Charbit, DNEG, VFX SupervisorBack
Dan Charbit is a VFX Supervisor who most recently oversaw DNEG’s work in Montréal on ‘Altered Carbon’ Season 2. Prior to this he supervised VFX on Catch-22’; an adaptation of Joseph Heller’s classic World War II novel, starring George Clooney and Christopher Abbott. Dan’s work on the series earned him a nomination at the 2019 Emmy Awards for ‘Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role’.
Prior to joining DNEG, Dan was at Folks where he was a VFX Supervisor on TV series like ‘Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments’ and ‘Legion’.
From 2014 to 2016, Dan was Head of VFX, VFX Supervisor and On-set Supervisor at Mokko Studio, where he worked on projects such as ‘Office Christmas Party’, ‘Rings’, ‘Warrior's Gate’, ‘Krampus’ and ‘Hitman: Agent 47’. Before this, as a Senior Compositing Artist at Rodeo FX, he worked on ‘Unbroken’, Ron Howard’s ‘In the Heart of the Sea’, ‘22 Jump Street’ and the Emmy-winning ‘Game of Thrones - Season 4’.
In 2009, after 12 years of professional work as a 2D artist, 3D artist, CG Supervisor, VFX Supervisor and Producer, which included five years at Mac Guff Ligne, Dan founded Cut and Cook Studio, a small studio focusing on TV and commercials. Along with assuming the responsibilities of the CEO, Dan was also VFX Supervisor, On-set Supervisor and sometimes Director, on more than 200 projects over four years. This included directing and supervising the CG short film ‘infime’.