1965 | Straubing · Germany
Thomas Stellmach is animation director, producer, author and animator. Amongst 100 international awards for his independent productions, he received in 1997 the Academy award (Oscar®) for the stop-motion film Quest.
He studied animation at the Kassel Academy of Arts. After that he founded the animation studio “Lichthof – Film & Animation” in Kassel and produced for TV and advertising.
In 2009 Stellmach left the company to focus his work on artistic animation projects. Virtuos Virtuell (2013) is his first independent film after the study.
Lives in Kassel, Germany.