About Tobias Schwarz

Tobias Schwarz is an artist, illustrator and story boarder from Munich Germany. He has a BA in Visual Communication from the University of Arts Berlin and studied Classical Animation at Ballyfermot, Dublin, the European Partner School to the Sheridan College Canada.

His passion for illustrations, drawings and animation has brought him around the world. He has worked as classical character animator on several award-winning features for the Walt Disney Company and 20th Century Fox Animation Studios.

He now lives in Munich and works as creative consultant, illustrator and story boarder for the European advertising and film industry.

Projects as director

2014Der kleine Drache KokosnussTV Series, ZDF [de]Multiple Caligari Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH
2008Nicht LustigTV Series Tobias SchwarzTobitoon Productions, Alexandra Schwarz

Projects as storyboard artist

2019Die Biene Maja – Die goldene KugelFeature FilmMultipleStudio 100 Media GmbH [de]
2019Elleville Elfried (aka Ella Bella Bingo)Feature FilmMultipleMosvold Studios AS [no]
2018Sky Q - UHD WM, Q Restart, Sky Ticket, Q Continue Watching, Q Multiscreen, Q Binge WatchingCommercialSimon VerhoevenOki Films GmbH & CO. KG [de]
2018LieselotteTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleWunderwerk GmbH [de]
2017The Queen's CorgiIndie Feature FilmBen StassenNwave Pictures [be]
2017RacetimeFeature FilmBenoît GodboutSinging Frog Studio [ca]
2017Wir Kinder aus dem MöwenwegTV Series, KiKA Kinderkanal [de]Dietmar KremerWunderwerk GmbH [de]
2016Capt’n SharkyFeature FilmMultiple Caligari Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH
2016VampirinaTV Series, Disney ChannelMultipleBrown Bag Films [ie]
2016Doc McStuffinsTV SeriesDan NosellaBrown Bag Films [ie]
2016Sainsbury's - Food Christmas Advert 2016CommercialSam FellPassion Pictures Ltd. [uk]
2016Sainsbury's - The Greatest GiftCommercialSam FellPassion Pictures Ltd. [uk]
2016Opel Ampera - E Car (Webspecial)CommercialAdrian Chifor V8 Filmproduktion
2015Ritter Rost 2 - Das SchrottkomplottFeature FilmMultiple Caligari Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH
2015The Son Of BigfootFeature FilmMultipleNwave Digital [be]
2014Lego friends - Girlz 4 LifeIndie Feature FilmMultipleM2FilmStoryboard Supervisor
2013Der kleine Drache KokosnussFeature FilmMultiple Caligari Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH
2012Der 7bte Zwerg (3D)Feature FilmMultipleZipfelmützenfilm GmbH & Co. KG [de]storyboard supervisor
2011Geschichten aus MullewappTV Series, WDR [de]Theresa StrozykMotionWorks GmbH [de]
2011The House of MagicFeature FilmMultipleNwave Digital [be]

Film projects in other capacities

2016Ethel & ErnestFeature FilmRoger MainwoodLupus Films [uk]2D Character Animator
2013Die Biene Maja 3DFeature FilmAlex StadermannStudio 100 Media GmbH [de]concept artist
2012The Little MedicusFeature Film Peter ClaridgeWunderwerk GmbH [de]3d animation director
2012The Little MedicusFeature Film Peter ClaridgeWunderwerk GmbH [de]Previs Supervisor
2009ZDF - Klasse `09. Mein Traum von mir (Trailer)CommercialFrank Schneider Filmstyler Pictures GmbH2d lead character animator digital
2007Bubble GuppiesTV SeriesMark SalisburyNickelodeon Animation Studios [us]3d animation director
2007Space ChimpsFeature FilmKirk De MiccoVanguard Animation [us]3d character animator cgi character animator
2006L'Illusionniste / The IllusionistFeature FilmSylvain ChometDjango Films, Sylvain Chomet [uk]2d lead character animator
2006Kleiner DodoFeature FilmMultipleRothkirch Cartoon-Film2d lead character animator
2006Curious GeorgeFeature FilmMatthew O'CallaghanUniversal Pictures International Germany GmbH [de]2d lead character animator
2005Rindin the PufferShort FilmLen SimonFatCat Animation Studios, Len Simon2d lead character animator
2005Bambi IIFeature FilmBrian PimentalWalt Disney Animation Studios [us]2d lead character animator Animated Character: Bambi
2004Bambi 2 - TrailerMovie TrailerMichael Herzmark3oh!5 Creative Inc.2d lead character animator
2003The Jungle Book 2Feature FilmSteve TrenbirthWalt Disney Pictures [us]2D Character Animator
1996Werner - Das muß kesseln!Feature FilmMichael Schaack Senator Film Produktion GmbH (ehem. Royal Film Produktion)2D Character Animator
1994Asterix in AmerikaFeature FilmGerhard HahnHahn Film AG [de]2D Character Animator final line

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), German (Native speaker)
Experience abroadAustralia and Oceania: Australia
Middle East: Israel
North America: Canada, USA
East Asia: South Korea
Southeast Asia: India, Taiwan
Western Europe: Austria, Belgium, England, Germany, Ireland, Scotland
Immediate working areaMunich
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria