A storyteller, technologist, and entrepreneur with expertise in multiple mediums, Adam Sidwell is currently Studio Director and part of the creative team at deeproot Studios. He is responsible for studio creative and business development, as well as directing interactive animated projects in multiple mediums, including games, AR/VR, and animated content.
Most recently, Adam held the role of Animation Director at WITHIN, a studio developing the future of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality. Credits include the Lambchild Superstar VR experience and Wonderscope.
Adam built his first company, Future House Publishing, from the ground up to be a story telling machine, acquiring licensed properties and creating original content. He crafted the creative vision and directed the aesthetic and overall cover design for Future House’s titles. He art directed freelance artists from DreamWorks, BlueSky, Pixar, Chiat\Day, and more to design book covers and animated and live-action book trailers for North American distribution. As Chief Creative, he hired, trained, and managed 80+ employees and interns to realize the overall creative vision of the company. He is responsible for developing Future House stories into properties for TV and Film.
With over 15 years experience building iconic CG characters for major motion pictures such as I,Robot, the Academy Award-winning King Kong, Pirates of the Caribbean III, I Am Legend, Speed Racer, Transformers II, the Academy Award-winning The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Tron, Thor, Ender’s Game, Pacific Rim, Warcraft, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II at world-class VFX studios such as Industrial Light + Magic, Weta Digital, Digital Domain, and Mirada, Adam builds and directs the art and technology so that teams can bring animated characters to life.List of film credits here.Future House Publishing.