Managing Director
Goodbye Kansas Studios

Markus Manninen

Markus Manninen is a Visual Effects Supervisor, Producer and Director with extensive experience in animation for film, commercials and visual effects. His work includes Academy Award nominated films "Kung Fu Panda" and "The Croods", and he was instrumental in building Oriental DreamWorks. He was the day to day producer on the animated feature film "Extinct", as a partner and the Creative Director at the animation production company HB Wink Animation (a division of Huayi Brothers) in the company's Burbank location. In 2021 Markus became the Global Managing Director of Goodbye Kansas Studios.

Work Experience

Filmtecknarna Framestore Dreamworks Animation Oriental Dreamworks HB Wink Animation Goodbye Kansas Studios

Film Credits

Underworld Over The Hedge (pre-prod) Kung Fu Panda Bee Movie (pre-prod) The Croods The Croods 2 (pre-prod) Extinct

Skills & Titles

Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Producer Creative Director Managing Director