Director of 3D Animation and Visual Effects/VFX Supervisor
Academy of Art University

Catherine Tate

Catherine has been a VFX Supervisor and/or compositor on over 60 feature films and shorts, including Academy Award nominated features, Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012) and Theeb (2014). She also was the onset and post production VFX Supervisor on Fruitvale Station (2013), directed by Ryan Coogler (Creed, Marvel's Black Panther.) Fruitvale Station also won the audience and grand jury awards at the Sundance Film Festival in 2013. Her collaborative class (StudioX, Studio 400A) at Academy of Art University (AAU) has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, East Bay Times, San Jose Mercury News, KGO news and other local news channels.