About Base Production
Base Animation was established in early 2017 after three years of planning and recruiting some of the most talented creative, technical, and management leadership in Asia. The goal of the studio was nothing less than to build a Tier 1 studio to rival the animation studios of the west.
The Team’s first project is the animated film Wish Dragon, directed by Chris Appelhans and Produced by Aron Warner and Chris Bremble. The film will star Jackie Chan (in Mandarin), and John Cho, Constance Wu, and Natasha Liu Bordizzo (in English). The film will be released on January 15, 2021.
The Company has secured a strong leadership team, with experience at the top animation studios in the world. It’s also a largely Asian team, with artists from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, and India; its a highly motivated , aspirational team eager to prove their abilities to the world and take their place among the elite studios.
The leadership team comprises of experienced studio management, creative leadership, and a strong technical leadership team. The Company has pursued an aggressive push to develop and secure the technology required to create animation at the highest level.