Creative Director, Animator, Producer
Brent Chambers is a 30-year entertainment and technology media veteran, who has participated in the launch of many animation projects, which span social networks, mobile games, e-commerce, video-on-demand and satellite entertainment television channels.
Brent originally studied graphic design at AUT, before moving to the UK, where he worked as an illustrator on various publications, Brent has illustrated many children’s books and was finalist as NZ Cartoonist of the Year in 1996.
In 1989, he was a founding member of Freelance Animators Ltd, where he trained in classical animation under Walt Disney Animation Studios' John Ewing. Brent and his wife, Sue, established Flux Animation in 1997; the company worked on International Series and TVC's and quickly became one of New Zealand’s leading animation houses.
As Creative Director for Freelance Animators Ltd, Whizzdom Animation and Flux Animation, Brent has directed and animated many award winning commercials, overseen cross platform and interactive projects and created more than 20 Original animated Children’s series.
Brent has held positions on the executive boards of CDC Auckland, Film Auckland, Auckland Screen Leadership group and the NZ Institute for screen innovation.