Speaker Series: Dan Molina, Senior Editor at Disney
Oct. 4th, 2019
On October 2nd, JPCatholic welcomed Disney animator Dan Molina to campus for the Impacting Culture Speaker Series. Dan shared his career story with students, as well as his insights on how to pursue a career in entertainment and how to live out your faith in the workplace.
Dan’s career in studio animation has spanned over 35 years. He started as an assistant director on The Secret of NIMH, but then found his true calling as an editor for animated features and television, working on such films as An American Tail, The Land Before Time, Cats Don't Dance and The Road to El Dorado. From 2011 to 2018, he was supervising editor at Disneytoon Studios, and now serves the same role on the Monsters Inc. spinoff series “Monsters at Work” for Disney+.
The lecture is now available to watch for free at JPCatholic Online.