Werner Pretorius

Hailing from South Africa, Werner Pretorius is an effects veteran with 23 years of film experience as a sculptor and designer. After majoring in Fine Arts and Puppeteering in South Africa, Pretorius started work in the film industry there before coming to Canada in 2005. Pretorius spent 8 years working at Mastersfx as art director and being one of the lead artists there, he had the unique opportunity to design and create many of their projects. In 2015 He combined his talents with Richard Darwin to create Amazing Ape Productions.

Sat. 4 - 5 p.m.

'Lost In Space' Panel

(Open Forum Stage)

Hailing from South Africa, Werner Pretorius is an effects veteran with 23 years of film experience as a sculptor and designer. After majoring in Fine Arts and Puppeteering in South Africa, Pretorius started work in the film industry there before coming to Canada in 2005. Pretorius spent 8 years working at Mastersfx as art director and being one of the lead artists there, he had the unique opportunity to design and create many of their projects. In 2015 He combined his talents with Richard Darwin to create Amazing Ape Productions.