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Filmography and Resume

FULL NAME: Ronald Lionel Dias

Born: Hawaii, U.S.

EDUCATION

Roosevelt High School, Honolulu, Hawaii

Art School - 4 1/2 years formal Art Training from: Honolulu Academy of Art

Famous Artists School, West Port Connecticut.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Won National Contest for design of U.S. Postage CHILDREN'S FRIENDSHIP Stamp -1956

Won contest for color scheme for Murray Airlines, LTD., Hawaii

Won two ribbons for 2nd place in landscape in Hanna-Barbara Art show at Pass Gallery, Hollywood, CA 1969

EMPLOYMENT

Walt Disney Productions Worked in Animation on Sleeping Beauty, 1956, 1957

Columbia Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Warner Brothers Pictures & MGM Pictures

Scenic Art Department, 1958-1960

Phil Duncan Productions Worked as Assistant Animator, 1961

Since 1956 I have been connected with the Disney Studios in Consumer Products, Animation and Children's books.

CREDITS

Eagle Animation Corporation - Dale Robertson
THE MAN FROM BUTTON WILLOW
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture
1st Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1962-1963

Hanna-Barbera Productions Inc.
HEY THERE, IT'S YOGI BEAR
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture
2nd Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1964

Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.
JONNY QUEST
T.V. Series
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1964

DePatie-Freleng Enterprises
PINK PATHER, DAFFY DUCK, and SPEEDY GONZALES
Theatrical Shorts
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1965

Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.
ALICE IN WONDERLAND or WHAT'S A NICE KID LIKE YOU DOING IN A PLACE LIKE THIS?
T.V. Special for A.B.C.
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1966

Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.
THE MAN CALLED FLINTSTONE
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture
3rd Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1966

Hanna-Barbera Productions Inc.
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, with Gene Kelly
Emmy Award Winning T.V. Special for N.B.C.
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1967
Received a special award from Bill Hanna


Hanna-Barbera Productions Inc.
THE NEW ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
T.V. Series for N.B.C.
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1968

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U.P.A. Pictures Inc.
UNCLE SAM MAGOO
T.V. Special for N.B.C.
Screen credit: Background Artist 1970

Vaccaro Associates Film Educational Films.
Filmstrips, Slide Presentations, Animation
Painted Backgrounds for an award winning medical animated film Medical Association:
DIZZINESS-- THE INNER EAR 1970-1973

Paul Carlson Cartoons
Commerical & Educational Films
Films for Moody Institute
Films for General Electric
Character Design and Key Background Artist 1974-1975

Sanario Film Corporation of America
METAMORPHOSIS (WINDS OF CHANGE)
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture
4th Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1975-1976

Bakshi Productions
Tolkien's LORD OF THE RINGS
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture 1977

Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.
A FLINTSTONE CHRISTMAS
T.V. Special
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1977

Fantasy Fair Inc.
THE WORLD OF HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON
Character Designs and Sets 1978

DePatie-Freleng Enterprises
THE WANG DANG DOODLE
A Movie Presentation for Julie Andrew and Blake Edwards
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture 1978

Ron Cambell
TREASURE ISLAND
T.V. Special for Blue Marble Studios, New York
Screen Credit: Background Artist 1978

Stribling-Ludwig Productions
CHARLIE THE LEPRECHAUN a Movie Presentation
Feature Length Animated Motion Picture
Screen Credit: Art Director 1979

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Chuck Jones Enterprises|
THE PUMPKIN THAT COULDN'T SMILE
Daffy Duck in DUCK DODGERS IN THE 241/2 CENTURY
BUGS BUNNY BUSTING OUT ALL OVER
T.V. Specials for C.B.S.
Art Director Key Background Artist 1978-1980

Don Bluth Productions Inc.
THE SECRET OF NIMH
5th Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1980-1983

Tom Carter Productions
HUCKS LANDING
6th Feature Screen Credit: Background Artist 1983

Don Bluth Productions Inc.
DRAGONS LAIR and SPACE AGE
Arcade Game Credit: Background Artist 1984

Ruby Spears Enterprises Inc.
SPACE ACE
T.V. Special
Screen Credit: Key Background Artist 1984

Bagdasarian Productions
THE CHIPMUNK ADVENTURE
7th Feature Screen Credit: Key Background Artist 1985-1986

Robert M. Overstreet
Official Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide
Snow White cover 1987
overstreet

One Stop Poster Co.
Snow White's 50th Anniversary Poster
1987
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Gladstone Publishing Ltd.
Golden Anniversary Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Magazine Cover Art and Poster with article
1987
gladstone

Touchstone Disney Pictures and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment
WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT
8th Feature Screen Credit: Key Background Artist 1987-1989

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Warner Bros./Rodney Dangerfield/Tom Whilhite
and Willard Carrol (Producers) Hyperion Productions
ROVER DANGERFIELD
9th Feature Screen Credit: Background Color Styling 1990-1991

Disney T.V.
THE LITTLE MERMAID
Special & Series C.B.S.
Screen Credit: Art Director, Color Styling 1992

Disney Art Edition's
Disney Gallery Limited Art
Art Director - Freelancing 1992
Full Time 1993-1995

A Tribute To The Pioneers of Animation
September 1, 1994
pioneers

Creative Capers / Disney CD-ROM
Full-time 1996-1999
Art Director

Disney Imagineering Tokyo
"Disney Sea" murals
Freelancing 1998

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2000

The Disney Galleries and Store
"Cinderella" Art for Marketing

Alan White Studio


Disney Records. New CD Cover Art

Stribling Productions
Pre-Production Art, Color Keying, Story Boards, Backgrounds


Joel Seibel Productions
Concept Art for P.B.S. TV Kids Show

2001

Collaboration with WylandWyland

Animation Workshops
Lithos Prints Fine Arts

2002

Disney Consumer Prod. (Publishing)
"The Disney Divas" poster
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2003

Disney Consumer Prod. (Publishing)
"Sleeping Beauty" book art.
20 pieces
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2004

Disneyland Special 45th Anniversary Litho of Sleeping Beauty
  "The Royal Waltz"
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2005

Disneyland Special Commemorative Litho of Snow White at the Well with the Prince
  "A Charming Wish"
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Book Illustration, Int. 
Coroner's House,  "Memories of a Munchkin" Title. Pages 230-231
munchkin

Outdoor Forest Theater, Monterey Calif.
Scenic Designs for local production of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast"
outdoor

Ape Pen Publishing - Carlene Thie
50th Anniversary Disneyland book
"Home Coming Disneyland" ...  Pages 128-129
homecoming