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Maté, Patrick

Glendale, CA, USA

     Painting mostly in acrylics or Photoshop, Patrick Maté is an award winning Character Designer, working the last several years at Dreamworks Feature Animation, designing and animating on some of our favorite animated films. 

     In 2005, he won  an ASIFA Annie Award, Best Character Designer, for Dreamworks’, Father of the Pride.

     Recently wrapping up The Bee Movie, he has also designed characters for Flushed Away, Shark Tales, and is currently working on their next animated feature, Shrek III sequel.

     Born in France, Patrick is an established name in the animation industry, having worked in France, England and the U.S. for over the past 20 years.


Screen Credits:

     The Bee Movie
     Flushed Away
     Shark’s Tale
     Father of the Pride (2004) TV series - Character Designer
     The Prince of Egypt (1998) - Supervising Animator: "Hotep" and


Steven Spielberg's AMBLIMATION:
     Balto (1995) - Character designer, Supervising Animator
     We’re Back! A Dinosaur’s Story (1993) - Animator
     An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991) - Animator

Astérix et le coup du menhir (1989) - Animator

... aka Asterix - Operation Hinkelstein (West Germany)
... aka Asterix and the Big Fight
... aka Combat des chefs, Le (France)

Table tournante, La (1988) - Animator
     ... aka Turning Table (International: English title)



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