Thulani Yose Simantov

Thulani Yose Simantov

Thulani has over 14 years’ experience in the Animation industry.

Driven by his will and curiosity in the art of animation, he sought apprenticeship and was taken in for two years at Digital Arts with no animation background or skill.

He went on to work for various companies, in Johannesburg producing TV commercials content. He moved on, to lecture at the University of the Witwatersrand for two years. In 2008 he consulted on a production in India for UTv in partnership with Amarula Pictures on the first 3D animated production series in SA, Magic Cellar.

In 2009 he joined a Danish company, Team Vision, to work on a training course for South African’s disadvantage youth who are interested in the animation industry.

He has been working as a freelancer for the past years before joining Sanusi.