Colin Levy | Writer / Director


b. 1986, HK.


Colin Levy is an award-winning independent filmmaker based in Los Angeles.  Previously he worked at Pixar Animation Studios in the Camera & Staging Dept, where he contributed to seven projects including Inside Out and Finding Dory, and served as Director of Photography for the short film Lava. He worked for two years in Amsterdam at the Blender Animation Studio, directing short films which have accumulated over 10M views online. His personal short My Grandfather’s Memory Book was published as an Op-Doc by the New York Times in 2018. [IMDb]


Finding Dory
The Good Dinosaur
Inside Out
Toy Story of Terror
Monsters University


SCAD 2016 Emerging Alumni Award
SIGGRAPH 2015 Panelist / Pixar's Lava: "Moving Mountains"
Speaker at Quabila Film Festival 2015 in Cairo, Egypt
NFFTY 2013 Panelist:  "Create A Career: Life After NFFTY"
Selected as Mentee by director Brenda Chapman for Motivarti 2011
YoungArts Silver Award - NFAA 2007 [met Martin Scorsese!]


Misc. Press
”Scorsese’s List” on The Huffington Post 
”SKywatch” Coverage on io9
Profile on Vice News Tonight [ Video | Article]
”From Blender to Pixar” - video interview

Reasonable Beef Podcast: incredibles 2 chat
Making Movies is Hard Podcast:
[Ep 24 | Ep 26Ep 47 | Ep 48]

Audio Interview on The Collective Podcast
Audio Interview on BlenderGuru Podcast

Text Interview on Under the Gun Review
Text Interview on CaféCG
Text Interview on Articles of Antiquity
Text Interview in the Jewish Journal