PRODUCING (TV & NON-FEATURE) MENTOR CIRCLE

CIRCLE GOALS

This circle is for aspiring producers. Focus will be on necessary skills needed to do the role.

Circle leaders will share their own path with successes, challenges and learnings along the way.

MEETING TIMES

One Tues or Thurs night per month at Six Point Harness Studios

CIRCLE QUALIFICATION CRITERIA

  • Mentee must be an active WIA Member Based in Los Angeles
  • Production supervisors and above
  • In role for minimum of 1.5 years

CIRCLE LEADER

Barb Cimity

Barb Cimity currently serves as Head of Production for Six Point Harness. She started in commercials and short form as Richard Williams’ producer for his Los Angeles studio, following that; she owned her own shop doing the same.

Barb moved on to feature animation for a long run at DreamWorks Animation. Touching almost all the films from The Road To El Dorado to Turbo. She was in production in multiple roles, for about a decade and then joined studio management as a Production Executive.

Barb joined the ranks of TV animation production, when she went to produce stop motion at Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, as their Line producer on Robot Chicken, SuperMansion, Buddy Thunderstruck, and many other stop motion projects.

Barb holds both a Bachelor’s and Master Degree in business. She is a native Californian, mother, and grandmother, loves wine and Labradors.