Director Digital Human Group, Digital Domain

Darren Hendler is a 20-year veteran of the visual effects industry, where he has contributed his talents to more than 15 feature films and scores of commercials. In his current role at Digital Domain, Darren is responsible for spearheading new technology to create photo-real creatures and digital humans across all platforms. A few of the feature films that Darren has contributed to include Beauty and the Beast, FF7, Maleficent, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, The Golden Compass, Percy Jackson & The Olympians and I-Robot.Darren is a member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences and hold a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University Of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.

Speaker years: 
2017