VFX Supervisor, TD

Dennis Rettkowski has over 15 years of work experience in VFX and animation. He is a founding member of Talking Animals and currently working for Lumatic.

  • 2015
    Er ist wieder da

    VFX Supervisor

  • 2014
    Mara und der Feuerbringer

    Simulation Lead

  • 2013

    VFX Supervisor

  • 2012
    Rising Hope

    Technical Director

  • 2011
    Flamingo Pride

    Technical Director & Producer

  • 2009
    Same Same But Different

    VFX Supervisor

  • 2009

    VFX Supervisor

  • 2008
    Robert Zimmermann wundert sich über die Liebe

    VFX Supervisor

  • 2008
    Our Wonderful Nature

    Technical Director

  • 2008
    My Happy End

    Technical Director

  • 2000-2012
    Full Filmography

    Dennis on IMDB


FEUCHTGEBIETE - Opening Sequence

Animated Title Sequence 3D Computer Graphics 1:23 min 2013
  • Opening title sequence for the german feature "Feuchtgebiete"
  • Animation by TALKING ANIMALS
  • Directed by David Wnendt
  • Produced by Rommelfilm - 2013

  • Graphic Design: Ines Gomes Ferreira

Our Wonderful Nature

short filmcg animation05:072008
directed by Tomer Eshed

Flamingo Pride

short filmcg animation06:002011
Flamingo Pride directed by Tomer Eshed
Trailer Concept/Editing Jens Prausnitz

Chump And Clump

short filmcg animation10:352008
directed by Stephan Sacher and Michael Herm Chump and Clump meet at a bus station. Unfortunately, they have just missed their bus, which arrives only once a week. While waiting for the next bus, a bizarre and wonderfully raucous friendship develops, which still manages to prevail when all odds turn against our little heroes.

Rising Hope

short film 10 min Talking Animals, 2012
Rising Hope, who used to be the fastest horse in the world, suddenly turns into a loser. With the help of a new friend − a jack-of-all-trades hound − he finds hope and himself again.
  • Berlinale International Film Festival
  • Atlanta Film Festival, USA
  • Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film
  • SICAF Seoul Int.Cartoon&Animation Festival
  • DOK-Leipzig 2012, Germany
  • Clermont-Ferrand 2012, France
  • Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis 2013, Germany
  • KROK Int. Animation Film Festival 2012, Ukraine
  • Encounters Film Festival 2012, Bristol, UK
  • Rhode Island International Film Festival 2012, USA
  • Curtas Vila do Conde 2012, Vila do Conde, Portugal
  • "Cartoons & Sport" Cartoon on the Bay 2012, Italy
  • Best Animated Film, Young Jury Award at Rhode Island Int. Film Festival 2012, USA
  • Audience Award for Best Short Film - The 24 hours of Nuremberg Int. Short Film Festival 2012, Germany
  • Award of the Junior Jury for Best Short Film - Capalbio Cinema International Film Festival 2012, Italy
  • Best Film at the Animacam, International  Animation Festival 2013, in Ourense, Spain

My Happy End (trailer)

short film 2D/3D animation 5:30 min HFF "Konrad Wolf", 2007
All dogs chase their tails. A dog once succeeds in catching his own tail. That changes his life as he finds his best friend in it.