March 31, 2022

Celebrating Women in Animation – On-Screen and Behind the Scenes

Mikros Animation celebrated International Women's Day and Women’s History Month by spotlighting some of the heroines they’ve animated and the real life women of animation.

  • Above, some of our favorite on-screen heroines, animated by the team across Mikros Animation studios.

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is #BreakTheBias. Technicolor Creative Studios’ Mikros Animation is proud to be part of the change that is seeing more women take on exciting roles and projects in the animation industry, starting at the top with Andrea Miloro, President of Mikros Animation.
Below, you can hear from some of the other trailblazers who are leading the way for women in the world of animation.

#OpenMik with Amandine Rivière, Character Animator
Amandine Rivière talks about her career and role as an animator charged with making the characters move on PAW Patrol: The Movie. Hear about her favorite character and memories from the making of this great adventure film.

#OpenMik with Kitty Poon, Lead Final Layout / Final Set Dress
Kitty Poon discusses her role responsible for final layout and final set dress for PAW Patrol: The Movie. Her role stretches from one end of the production process to the other, from prepping work for the animators to adding elements and details to the scenery.

#MeetTheMakers – in these spotlight talks, Anuska Poddar, Senior Artist and Tara Rajkumar, Assets Department Manager from our Bangalore studio discuss their journeys and experience in the animation industry.

To discover more about our people, our work and how to join us, visit our team at Mikros Animation.