Mark Farquhar -- Department of Art & Design - California University, Northridge

B.A. Michigan State University
M.F.A. University of Southern California

Mark Farquhar, has been working as a CG Character Animator in the animation industry for the last 20 years. He has an MFA in Animation from the School of Cinema and Television at the University of Southern California and a B.A. in Telecommunication and an Art minor from Michigan State University. During his career, he as work with Dreamworks Pictures SKG, Disney Feature Animation, Sony Imageworks, Pixar Animation and Warner Bros. Studios on feature animation productions. His experience ranges from animation development to feature production. Some of his film credits Toy Story 2, Surfs Up, Open Season, Beowuf, Monster House, Chicken Little, Shark Tale, Sindbad Legend of the Seven Seas, Iron Gaint, Marvin the Martian 3D and Marʼs Attacks.

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Founder:Diane Blackmon - Bailey
Family Friendly Films Entertainment LLC. - Blackmon Entertainment Media

Francis Glebas Dreamworks
Dave Moon VISCOM VISCOM - University California Northridge
Mark Farquhar University California, Northridge
Gwen Kelly Walmart
Lee Bailey EUR WEB
LaMarr Blackmon BURN - College Radio Network
Danielle Holland PitBull Beverages
Diana Williams Woodland Hills - Tarzana
Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Ella Tolliver Solano College
Johnny Morris Morris & Associates
Emilie Knude Hansen Maritime Museum
Ivor Dawson Traveling Space Museum
Ken Wilson Ken Wilson Inc.
Janis Thomas KDYA Radio
Cookie Lommel Operation Unity


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