SIDEKICK – located in Germany’s capital Berlin – was founded by Torsten Schrank and Stephan Meyer-Metelmann to create world class designs for traditional & CGI animated feature films, TV-Series, Games and Print-Media.
The highly competent team of SIDEKICK is offering its services from Concept Development, Character Design, Set- and Environment Design to full rendered illustrations and graphics in different styles and approaches.
Thereby the team is specialized and experienced in fast and excellent customer service via remote. Constant communication, quick turnarounds and delivering within the agreed time are the essence of Studio Sidekick.
Stephan and Torsten studied Traditional Animation at the Film Academy HFF “KONRAD WOLF” in Potsdam Germany. After their graduation, they trained themselves in workshops like “ACTING FOR ANIMATORS” with ED HOOKS and Training Programs like “Character Animation and Character Clean-Up” at WALT DISNEY FEATURE ANIMATION Paris, Both have been working since then for several animated feature film projects, commercials and TV-Series across Europe, North America and Asia.
In 2005 SIDEKICK became their creative home base from where Stephan and Torsten are building up their creative international network. Throughout the years they became a reliable “SIDEKICK” of their client’s projects,