Michael Cawood

Camera - Layout - Previs

Multi-Award winning animated filmmaker with over a decade of experience, Michael Cawood has been responsible for everything from Storyboards to Previs, Layout, Camera Staging and Final Layout for Film, TV, Commercials and Games. He's supervised teams of artists and animated dozens of projects himself. He's created complex interactive cinematic sequences and blends of traditional 2D animation, live action, 3D stop motion, motion-control and stereoscopic 3D CGI.

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Devils, Angels & Dating
CGI Short Indie Film
 Rock Band 2 Cinematics / Commercial
Passion Pictures
 Skylanders Giants 3DS
Stereoscopic 3D Cinematics
 Skylanders Giants
CGI Cinematics
Singapore Navy
CGI Commercial
 Vodafone Commercial
Passion Pictures
 Megaman Maverick Hunter
Real-Time Game Cinematics
 Kameo Game Cinematics
Microsoft / Rare








Night at the Museum 3Proof  VFX & Animated Feature
Green Team Energy ServicesHeromation2D / CGI Commercial
Fast and the Furious 7Proof  VFX Live Action Feature
Dawn of Planet of the ApesMPC  VFX & Animated Feature
Monkey KingHeromation Theme Park Ride
DivergentThird Floor  VFX Live Action Feature
Skylanders Swap ForceLogan  CGI Musical Commercial
BudweiserThe Studio NYC  Beer Commercials
The Ocean MakerMartell Animation CGI Short Indie Film
Skylanders Giants Panda Panther  Steroscopic Cinematics
Devils Angels & DatingHeromationCGI Short Indie Film
Red vs BlueRooster Teeth    CGI Web TV Series
MegamanArmatureGame Cinematics
To be anouncedArmatureInteractive Cinematics
VodafonePassion Pictures    Phone Commercial
Rock Band 2Passion Pictures    Commercial / Cinematic
ToyotaMPC    Car Commercial
RenaultMPC    Car Commercial
Singapore NavyArk VFX    Commercial
Sir BilliGlasgow Animation  Animated Feature
To be anouncedMicrosoft  Game Concepts
KameoMicrosoftHD Cinematics
Starfox AdventuresNintendo  Realtime Cinematics
Panda PanderGraduate Thesis  2D / CGI Short Film
ArcherBIT  2D Commercial
Two Face TabbyThesis  2D / CGI Short Film

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