Heath Kenny

Kenny, Heath

Adjunct Faculty

A native of New Zealand, Heath has professional experience in animation in the UK, where he served as animation director of Gorillaz’ music video “Dirty Harry” among other, and in France, where he was co-director of the Cartoon Network’s Robotboy and then served as Creative VP and Executive Producer at Gaumont Animation. As founder and President of You and Eye Creative he continues to work internationally, by  providing an important link between the French animation industry and the English speaking world for producers, networks and talent. He is skilled at managing large creative teams and developing tools to get the best out of them and their projects, by problem solving quickly and creatively while keeping the process moving forward. A featured speaker at the Annecy Festival, Cartoon Business in Munich and Kidscreen in Miami, he also shares his passion for animation through teaching, both in French at Les Gobelins Animation school and now in English at Paris College of Art.