S onder short film is comprised of a talented group of industry professionals from around the world who have worked at studios such as Disney, Pixar, Dreamworks, Sony, EA, Oculus Story Studios and more. With backgrounds in feature film animation, VR/AR, gaming and VFX, the Soba team has come together to advance storytelling through different mediums.
Writer and director
Neth Nom is an animator and director who has been working in the industry nearly a decade. He has contributed on numerous films, including Toy Story 3, Brave, Monsters University and Bolt, at studios including Pixar, Sony, Rhythm & Hues and Disney. He also animated for Oculus Story Studio's first short film, Lost, directed a VR game entitled LilyPad, and was most recently the lead animator at PullString, an entertainment and technology company.
Sara Sampson is a production engineer who has supported animation on many features, which include Inside Out, The Good Dinosaur and Finding Dory. Sara has also contributed to several live action shorts, having worked as producer, script supervisor and camera assistant.