Benjamin Cheung

Extensive computer graphics experiences in 3D animation. Over 20 years of high profile digital animation production experiences and technical direction in major film and broadcasting productions. Production technology director and pipeline supervisor and R&D management in high profile animated feature and TV productions. Strong understanding of production, management system, development cycles, scheduling and team building. Specialize in large scale production pipeline, management systems and infrastructure building. Been on the most technically challenged projects and developments includes the first computer animated realistic human film "Final Fantasy - The Spirits Within", the first Disney 3D animated IMAX ride film and the first DreamWorks Animation (Glendale) Oscar Nominated 3D animated film "Shark Tale".

Mr. Cheung was credited on many major film releases as Senior Character Technical Director in Hollywood's major studios including Walt Disney Feature Animation, DreamWorks Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks and Square Pictures.


Film Credits

LucasFilm First Animation Feature Film

Escape from planet Earth


Monster House

Flushed Away

Shark Tale

Mickey's PhilharMagic

Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within

Air Force One

Tale of the Mummy

Quicksilver Highway

Game Titles



Interviews, Talks and Articles

2006 News Interview on LA channel 18 Los Angeles channel 18 news

2006 Special program Interview on Phoenix satellite TV Phoenix Satellite TV Interview

2004 interview from BC entrainment magazine BC magazine in Hong Kong

2002 interview for SCAD SCAD interview

2004 Sing Newspaper in Hong Kong

2004 Sing Tao Newspaper in Hong Kong

2004 Sun Newspaper in Hong Kong

2004 Hong Kong Economic Newspaper

2004 Metro Daily in Hong Kong

2001 Taiwan 3D Animation Conference talk

2000 Co-writer Understanding Motion Capture

1998 CGW article as animator for the Pillsbury Doughboy

1996 NT magazine article

1986 Kiangsu-Chekiang College 1st Prize of Arts Competition


Professional Memberships

Member of VES Visual Effects Society

Member of ASIFA