Bio and Resume of David Bossert

Teaching

Spring Semester
1997, 1998,
2000, 2001

California Institute of the Arts
Valencia, California
Taught Special Effects Animation Class in Character Animation Program
Department Chair – Frank Terry

1999

School of Visual Arts
New York City, New York
Taught Half-day FX Animation Master Class

1995-1996

AnimAction
Santa Monica, California
Taught Special Effects Animation Class for an Animation Program for At-Risk Teens

Selected Speaking Engagements

2011

Newport Beach Film Festival- invited Guest Speaker with Don Hahn; selected shorts

2010

Guest Judge on the Food Networks Cake Challenge
“Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” Episode Sept. 2010

2010

Newport Beach Film Festival- invited Guest Speaker
Presentation of Rare Disney Educational Films

2009

Newport Beach Film Festival- invited Guest Speaker with Don Hahn; selected shorts

2008

Newport Beach Film Festival- invited Guest Speaker
with Don Hahn and Roy E. Disney; selected shorts

2004

Tokyo International Film Festival
Tokyo, Japan
Short Film Presentation; Premiered Destino

2004

NYU Film School
New York City, N.Y.
Film School Lecture

Fashion Institute of Technology (F.I.T.)
New York City, N.Y.
Film School Lectur

2000

Columbus School of Art and Design
Columbus, Ohio
Portfolio Review/Spoke to Animation/Art Students

School of Visual Arts
New York City, New York
Portfolio Review/ Spoke to Animation/Art Students

Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, Rhode Island
Portfolio Review/Spoke to Animation/Art Students

1998

Team Awards VIII – Presenter
Los Angeles Unified School District – UCLA
Recognizing student produced animated public service announcements

1997

Team Awards VII – Presenter
Los Angeles Unified School District – USC
Recognizing student produced animated public service announcements

1997

Disneyanna Convention
Orlando, Florida
Presentation on Fantasia 2000

1996

Hiroshima Animation Festival
Hiroshima, Japan
Presentation on Visual Effects at Walt Disney Feature Animation

1995

London Visual Effects Festival
London, England
Speech and Presentation on Fantasia 2000