Creative Director, Google Spotlight Series

Jan Pinkava

Jan Pinkava is Creative Director of Google Spotlight Stories, a group of artists and technologists, within Google’s Advanced Technologies and Projects group, creating a new form of immersive, interactive storytelling for mobile and VR. His career in Computer Animation spans a quarter century, including 13 years as a Director at Pixar. He was the director and writer of Pixar’s Oscar-winning 1997 short film Geri’s Game and the creator and co-director of Pixar’s Oscar-winning 2007 feature film Ratatouille.