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Kris Mergan

Kris Mergan / Mergans Telewerk
Producer - Director - Scriptwriter - Animator

Main studies: Graphic Arts and animation (1976-1980) at Hogeschool Sint-Lukas Brussels
Workshops 2D and 3D computer-animation (1983-1997) at Alias Research Toronto (Canada), Softimage Paris (F), Wavefront Technologies Ghent (B), Kinetix Brussels

Animator for 21 Studios (Digital Art, Movida, Trix, Bal Gehakt, Digitaal Geweld...)
Founded in 1995 animation production company "MergansTelewerk"

Since 1995: Teaching animation at the University College of Arts SintLukas Brussels
Since 1999: Head Animation film dept. at the University College of Arts Sint-Lukas Brussels
2003-2004: Head of Audio-visual Arts dept. at the University College of Arts Sint-Lukas Brussels
Since 2005: Management-team Audio-visual Arts at Luca-Arts, School of Arts, Brussels International office Luca-Arts Brussels – tutor for external Erasmus-students, Guest lecturer in Bologna, Helsinki, Bratislava, Budapest, Lisaboa, Köln, Tallinn
Since 2005: Commission-member of the Flemish Audio-visual Fund (VAF) for 'Filmlab'.

Short film credits

Director, Producer
Image from Diamant


Belgium | Nov 2013 | 12:26
A man tries desperately to spot the Diamond of the birds. A young boy joins him on his quest, but has more interest in an ugly moth.
Director, Producer
Image from Goed Nieuws

Goed Nieuws

Belgium | Feb 2010 | 28:42
Lion "Elvis" Angel crashes to the deepest point one can get, the inside of the earth. Only by leaving everything behind, he finds out what's left.
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