Kiran Bhakta Joshi, animation veteran and director-producer, is founder and co-CEO of Incessant Rain Studios, a state-of-the-art animation, visual effects and movie studio. He has over three decades of technical, artistic and management experience in Hollywood. He was previously Visual Effects Supervisor at The Walt Disney Studios, where he worked on films such as Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and Atlantis: The Lost Empire. He also managed the early development of Tangled and Frozen.
His latest short film, Mandala, has won awards at various international film festivals. He was co-director and producer for the award-winning documentary, Moving
Mountains: The Awakening. He was executive producer on Bobblehead: The Movie.
He also worked as the Executive VFX producer on Selma, Chapple, Stranger Things, A
Series of Unfortunate Events, S.W.A.T., Red Sparrow, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, Asura, A Million Ways to Die in the West, Yellowstone, Stan Lee’s Lucky Man, SEE, 1883, The Meg, Sacred Lies, Watchmen, and Lost In Space, among other films.