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User Name:
MontaQue Ruffin
Occupation:
Instructor
Country:
United States
City / State:
California
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Biography:

MontaQue currently works at Pixar Animation Studios. His credits include the Good Dinosaur, Finding Dory, and currently, Cars 3. Prior to Pixar he worked at MPC in Montreal, where he did VFX work on Cinderella (2015) and Terminator Geniysis. MontaQue’s journey as an animator began at the School of Visual Art in New York. As an undergraduate, he founded an animation club that continues to this day, and interned at studios such as FrameStore and Walsh Family Media. MontaQue's senior thesis short film, Puggums, was accepted into many international film festivals, including Cannes.

MontaQue is passionate about both animation and the art of film making. Outside of work he is an avid student of drawing and enjoys spending time outdoors.