Animation / Visual Effects / Graphic Design

Thea Matland

thea matland

A few words about me :-)


I am passionate about telling stories, whether it's done by means of film, text, photography or drawings.

As a person I am smiling a lot and I am curious of my surroundings; I love to meet people and to discover new places.

I am fluent in Norwegian, French and English.

Professional experience

Sept. 2014 -




Feb. 2013 -

August. 2014








Des 2013 -

Feb 2014



Nov - Des 2013





Mai - Juni 2013





Oct. 2011 -

Jan. 2013





Feb. - Sept. 2011




Nov. - Dec. 2010










Nov. - Dec. 2008





Fabelfjord AS, Norway




Freelance Animator, Norway

Babusjka: Animation on an animated short

Schjærven Reklamebyrå: Animatic and graphic design

Øyedrops: Animation on several information shorts

Gimpville: Animation on commercial campaigns for Canal Digital

Lily: Giving life to illustrations in "AVA - Reisen til verdens ende"

Storm Studios: Animation on a commercial campaign for Norwegian



Gimpville, Norway

Animation on commercials for Canal Digital



Tordenfilm, Norway

Animation on the short fim "The Abscence of Eddy Table" by Rune Spaans and Dave Cooper



Gimpville, Norway

Animation on commercials for Volkswagen, Canal Digital, Nille, Nordli Libris and on the short film “Bendik and the Monster”



Storm Studios, Norway

Animation on the feature films "Kon-Tiki", "Thale", "All that matters is past", "Victoria", commercials for Nidar, Nugatti, Mills, XXL, Madhya Pradesh Tourism, Norwegian, animation and compositing on the tv-series "The Halfbrother"



La Station Animation, France

Animation on the feature production “Approved for adoption”



Mr. Hyde, France

Animation on two commercials for INPES



Statoil, Norway

3D modeling / texturing for a virtual visual library project

Concept and design of a visitor centre for the Statoil research department

Development and use of 3D virtual worlds in a work setting



Mikros Image, France

Directing, animation and character modeling on an animated short film “Le fantôme de l’apéro” for Canal +





2007 - 2010





2006 - 2007




2003 - 2005

Supinfocom Arles, France

Level 1 certified degree (equivalent to Master’s degree) in Digital Directing

Graduation movie: ”Slimtime”



Aries Ecole, France

Computer graphics course



Arfis Ecole (Filmschool), France

Associate Degree