David Mc Camley

CONTACT DETAILS Email: dmccamley@icloud.com

CONTACT DETAILS Email: dmccamley@icloud.com

David is a three time Emmy nominated director with over 30 years' experience in feature animated films, TV animation and short films as director, art director, writer and producer. He has also created and directed two original children's TV series. He began his career on An American Tail at Sullivan Bluth studios, where he was fortunate enough to be trained by some of the top industry professionals. In 1990, David moved to Los Angeles where he worked on numerous features and in 1992 joined Walt Disney Feature Animation contributing his talents to award winning films such as the The Lion King, Pocahontas, Hunchback and Hercules. On Tarzan he held the position of 'Supervising Digital Background Artist' where he was a key member in the development of a new 3D Painting system called DEEP CANVAS.

In 2000 he returned to Ireland to create and direct the TV series The Island of Inis Cool. The series used CGI characters combined with miniature sets to give it the look and feel of clay-animation. Grabby-Bag, a CGI preschool series for RTE, was his second series, which he created, directed and co-produced with Brown Bag Films. He then went on to direct a new CGI series of Noddy in Toyland, and the pilot episode of Doc Mc Stuffins for Disney Junior.

His recent projects include directing two seasons of Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit, a Brown Bag Films production for Nick Junior which went on to win six EMMY awards and a further seven nominations including two for best Director in an animated series and in 2016 a BAFTA nomination for best international series . David is currently Directing season two of the Annie nominated CGI series for Amazon Studio's called The Stinky and Dirty show .

He was invited to be a Member of ' The Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences' in 1999 and has served on numerous committees to select the 'Animated shorts, live action shorts' and 'Animated features" for the Academy awards shortlist. He is also a Member BAFTA and ASIFA Hollywood.
Film Credits

Walt Disney's 'Tarzan' ( Supervising Digital Background Artist)

Walt Disney's 'Atlantis the lost empire' (Digital Background Artist)

Walt Disney's  'Hercules' (Background Artist)

Walt Disney's 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' (Background Artist)

Walt Disney's 'Mickey Mouse short Runaway Brain' Animated short (Background Artist)

Walt Disney's 'Pocahontas' (Background Artist

Walt Disney's 'The Lion King' (Background Artist)

The Thief and the Cobbler (Background Artist)

Paramount Pictures 'Wooly Bully' Animated shorts. (Background Artist)

Paramount Pictures 'The Itsy Bitsy Spider' Animated shorts. (Background Artist)

Warner Brothers 'BEBE'S Kids' Feature Film. (Background Artist)

Warner Brothers 'Rover Dangerfield' Feature Film. (Background Artist)

Sullivan Bluth  'A Troll in central park' (Development Artist)

Sullivan Bluth 'Rock-A-Doodle' (Background Artist)

Sullivan Bluth 'All Dogs go to heaven' (Background Artist)

Sullivan Bluth 'Land before time' (Background Artist)

Sullivan Bluth 'An American Tail' (Effects Artist)

TV Credits

Supervising Director 'The STINKY & DIRTY SHOW' 26 X 11 min Pre school series for Amazon Prime producted by Brown Bag Films.

Supervising Director 'PETER RABBIT' SEASON 2 for Sliver Gate Media, Nick JR & Penguin books. 48 X 11 min and 2 x 22 min Specials., recived three Daytime Emmy nominations for 'Outstanding directing in an animated series' 2015, 2016 & 2017. and SIX Emmy WINS

Supervising Director 'PETER RABBIT' SEASON 1 for Sliver Gate Media, Nick JR & Penguin books . 48 X 11 min and 2x 22 min Christmas and Easter Special.

'Doc McStuffins' for Disney JR. Director of the Pilot Episode and
Development Artist.

Art Director for "Olivia Series 2 " Chorion & Nick jr USA 26 X 11 min and 22 min special

Director and Art Director on "Noddy in Toy land" 52 X 11 min for Choroin UK. CGI

Art Director for "Olivia" Season 1, Chorion & Nick jr USA. 52 X 11min. CGI http://myolivia.com/

Director, creator and script writer " Gabby-Bag" A 13 X 5min CGI pre-school series for RTE. Co-producted with Brown Bag Films.

Script writer "Wobbly Land" for HIT Entertainment/ brown Bag Films.

Director and Creator and co-writer "The Island of Inis Cool"
26 X 13 min CGI series with miniature model sets.

Writer JO & JACK on Pilot script for i-kandi

OASIS animated Pop video. Art Director, in style of LS Lowry, for Brown Bag films.

The boondocks
Background stylist, Sony pictures

Key Background stylist 'A wish for wings that work" for Amblin entertainment and Universal studios a Christmas TV special for CBS.

Art Director 'Itsy Bitsy Spider' Animated shorts for Paramount Pictures

Background key artist "The Nome Prince and the magic Belt' Direct to video

Backgorund Artist, Disney's "Hunchback animated storybook' CD ROM

Backgorund Artist, Disney's "The Lion King' Video game 'Timon and Pumbaa's Jungle games'

Backgorund Artist, Disney's "The Lion King animated storybook' CD ROM
The Lion King
The Stinky & Dirty Show
The Island of Inis cool
Noddy in Toyland
Peter Rabbit
An American Tail