Kroyer Films, Inc.
IndustryAnimation
Computer animation
SuccessorWalt Disney Feature Animation
FAI Films
Founded1986
FounderBill Kroyer and Susan Kroyer
Defunct1994
FateBankruptcy
HeadquartersHollywood, California, United States
ProductsAnimated feature films

Kroyer Films, Inc. was a pioneering animation studio formed in 1986 by animator Bill Kroyer and his wife Susan Kroyer and is one of the earliest studios to combine computer and hand-drawn animation.[1]

Productions

Kroyer Films produced the Oscar-nominated short film Technological Threat and the 20th Century Fox feature film FernGully: The Last Rainforest.[2] It also produced the animation for the 1994 video game Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure.[3][4]

Legacy

The Academy Film Archive preserved Technological Threat in 2013.[5]

Filmography

Films

TV Series

Video Game

References

  1. ^ William Kroyer|Faculty Profile|Chapman University
  2. ^ Bill Kroyer — Art of the Title
  3. ^ Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure - IMDb
  4. ^ What links, classic Disney animation and Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure? · Eurogamer.net
  5. ^ "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive.
  6. ^ Short Film Winners: 1989 Oscars
  7. ^ 1989|Oscars.org