Dotty Kultys

Dotty Kultys

Filmmaker & Storywriter

  • Location: Bristol
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available
Studied a Ticked course

Dotty Kultys is an animation practitioner and Lecturer for the BA (Hons) Animation course at Leeds Arts University — she holds an MA in Animation from the University of the West of England and specialises in directing, visual storytelling and idea generation. With an additional degree in Acting, she has a strong background in theatre and an in-depth understanding of character performance, which she utilises in both her teaching of animation and her own creative practice.

Work History

Director, Designer, Animator, Composer - Animated short film: 'The Hunchback and the Swan'

Jan 2016 - Present

Filmmaker (Animation Specialist) - PinPoint Media UK

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016

Director, Animator - Animated short film: 'Picking Sides' (AniJam 48H Challenge)

Jul 2016 - Jul 2016

Designer, Animator - Animated projections for theatre show 'Papillon'

May 2015 - Aug 2015

Director, Writer, Animator - Animated short film: 'The Girl Who Spoke Cat'

Apr 2014 - Jan 2015

Designer, Story Developer - Pre-production for series pilot: 'Saving Fentar'

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014

Director, Writer, Designer - Ultra-short animated film: 'How do apples turn red?'

Oct 2013 - Nov 2013

Director, Writer, Designer - Animated short film: 'A Day in the Life of a Fly, a Dragon, and a Philosopher'

Jul 2013 - Sep 2013

Education

Animation - MA Animation - University of The West of England

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015

Directing - MA Directing (left the course early) - Warsaw State Theatre Academy

Sep 2012 - Oct 2013

Acting - BA (Hons) Acting - East 15 Acting School

Sep 2007 - Jul 2010

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe PremierePro
  • 2D Animator
  • Actor
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Audio Editing
  • Character Designer
  • Creative Writer
  • Director
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • University Visiting Speaker
  • Visual Storyteller
  • Voiceover Artist

Network