American Animation Director

Chris Sanders

  • Mar 12, 1962 (age 58)
  • 5' 11" (1.80 m)
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2020
The Croods 2
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MovieDec 17, 2020

The Croods 2

The prehistoric family the Croods are challenged by a rival …
The prehistoric family the Croods are challenged by a rival family the Bettermans, who claim to be better and more evolved.
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The Call of the Wild
MovieFeb 19, 2020

The Call of the Wild

A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon.
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2014
Penguins of Madagascar
MovieNov 14, 2014

Penguins of Madagascar

Super spy teams aren't born …
Super spy teams aren't born - they're hatched. Discover the secrets of the greatest and most hilarious covert birds in the global espionage biz: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private. These elitists of the elite are joining forces with a chic undercover organization, The North Wind. Led by handsome Eurasian wolf Agent Classified (we could tell you his name, but then - you know). Together, they must stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine, from destroying the world as we know it.
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Made in Hollywood
TV ShowOct 11, 2014

Made in Hollywood

"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen …
"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen entertainment news, headline; magazine-styled series, featuring exclusive celebrity interviews with Hollywood's premiere talent. There...
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Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition
TV ShowSep 20, 2014

Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition

Shows exclusive information …
Shows exclusive information on how teens can be in the motion picture industry.
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2013
The Croods
MovieFeb 15, 2013

The Croods

"The Croods" are an eccentric family of cavemen, who …
"The Croods" are an eccentric family of cavemen, who survive the harsh terrain by living accordingly to a strict set of rules. But when their home is destroyed in the wake of an impending disaster known as "The End", they are forced to leave their home of shelter and security, and into the wilderness of the unknown to find a new home.
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Best Animated Feature Film
Nomination2013

Best Animated Feature Film

Nominated for "The Croods".
Academy Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Nomination2013

Best Animated Feature Film

Nominated for "The Croods".
Golden Globe Award
2012
DreamWorks Dragons
TV ShowAug 7, 2012

DreamWorks Dragons

DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer …
DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. All three series serve as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J. Miller, and David Tennant reprise their voice-acting roles from How to Train Your Dragon. Other cast members include Julie Marcus and Andree Vermeulen as Ruffnut (previously voiced by Kristen Wiig), Zack Pearlman as Snotlout (previously voiced by Jonah Hill), Chris Edgerly as Gobber the Belch (previously voiced by Craig Ferguson), and Nolan North as Stoick the Vast (previously voiced by Gerard Butler).
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2011
Best Animated Film
Nomination2011

Best Animated Film

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
BAFTA Award
Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form
Nomination2011

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Hugo Award
2010
How to Train Your Dragon
MovieMar 18, 2010

How to Train Your Dragon

A hapless young Viking who …
A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns there may be more to the creatures than he assumed.
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Outstanding Directing In An Animated Feature Production
Award2010

Outstanding Directing In An Animated Fe…

Won award for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Annie Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Nomination2010

Best Animated Feature Film

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Golden Globe Award
Best Animated Film
Nomination2010

Best Animated Film

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Chicago Film Critics Association Award
Outstanding Writing In An Animated Feature Production
Nomination2010

Outstanding Writing In An Animated Feat…

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Annie Award
Outstanding Directing In An Animated Feature Production
Nomination2010

Outstanding Directing In An Animated Fe…

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Annie Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Nomination2010

Best Animated Feature Film

Nominated for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Academy Award
Outstanding Writing In An Animated Feature Production
Award2010

Outstanding Writing In An Animated Feat…

Won award for "How to Train Your Dragon".
Annie Award
2006
Leroy & Stitch
MovieJun 23, 2006

Leroy & Stitch

Leroy & Stitch is a 2006 American animated science-fiction …
Leroy & Stitch is a 2006 American animated science-fiction comedy television film produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. It is the third and final sequel film of the 2002 animated feature film Lilo & Stitch, and the television series finale to Lilo & Stitch: The Series. It also concluded the main continuity of the Lilo & Stitch franchise where Lilo Pelekai is a main character and Hawaii is the main setting. The film debuted on Disney Channel on June 23, 2006 and was also aired on Toon Disney on June 26, 2006.
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2005
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch
MovieAug 15, 2005

Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch

Taking place between the …
Taking place between the original "Lilo and Stitch" and "Stitch: The Movie", "Lilo and Stitch 2" finds the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with Lilo and to short him out for good!
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2004
The Lion King 1½
MovieFeb 10, 2004

The Lion King 1½

Timon and Pumbaa start to watch the original Lion King movie, …
Timon and Pumbaa start to watch the original Lion King movie, but Timon keeps insisting to fast forward to when they come in, because they weren't seen in the beginning of the story or anywhere until halfway through. Pumbaa suggests telling the audience their story, which begins before Simba's journey begins. Through this, we meet Timon's mother and Uncle Max, discover why he left his meerkat colony, where he learned Hakuna Matata, how he meets Pumbaa, and the perils they encountered while searching for their dream home.
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2003
Lilo & Stitch's Island of Adventures
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MovieNov 11, 2003

Lilo & Stitch's Island of Adventures

Lilo and Stitch's Island of …
Lilo and Stitch's Island of Adventures is an interactive board game with bonus DVD containing two episodes from the TV series: "Clip" and "Mr. Stenchy".
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Lilo & Stitch: The Series
TV ShowSep 20, 2003

Lilo & Stitch: The Series

Lilo & Stitch: The Series (or …
Lilo & Stitch: The Series (or simply known as Lilo & Stitch on its title card) is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. It premiered on September 20, 2003 on ABC as part of ABC Kids, with a delayed premiere on Disney Channel on October 12, 2003. The series ended on July 29, 2006 after airing 65 episodes in two seasons. A sequel spin-off of the 2002 feature film of the same name, and the follow-up to the August 2003 direct-to-video pilot Stitch! The Movie, it was the first of three television series produced in the Lilo & Stitch franchise, although it's the only one to maintain the same setting as the original film. It was aired on Disney Channel worldwide, but has only been released on DVD full in Japan, in four box sets. On March 11, 2018, the series returned on Disney XD for a few months. On November 12, 2019, the series was released on Disney+.
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Stitch! The Movie
MovieAug 25, 2003

Stitch! The Movie

All the characters of the warm and fluffy "Lilo and Stitch" are …
All the characters of the warm and fluffy "Lilo and Stitch" are back! In "Stitch! - The Movie", Stitch, Jumba, and Peakley are all living with Lilo and Nani. But no one knows that Jumba had secretly deactivated all 625 of his other experiments and brought them with him. The ex-captain Gantu, hired by Jumba's former partner, Dr. Jacques Von Hamsterveil, goes to find them, and captures Jumba to interrogate him into telling where they are. Now, Lilo and Stitch have to save Stitch's ohana from being used for chaos. Two experiments are activated in this movie: Experiment 221, "Sparky", with the ability to cause big electric surges, and Experiment 625, who has all the abilities of Stitch, but is lazier. At least he makes good sandwiches!
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2002
Lilo & Stitch
MovieJun 16, 2002

Lilo & Stitch

A Hawaiian girl adopts an unusual pet who is actually a …
A Hawaiian girl adopts an unusual pet who is actually a notorious extra-terrestrial fugitive.
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Best Writing In A Feature Production
Nomination2002

Best Writing In A Feature Production

Nominated for "Lilo & Stitch".
Annie Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Nomination2002

Best Animated Feature Film

Nominated for "Lilo & Stitch".
Academy Award
Outstanding Directing In An Animated Feature Production
Nomination2002

Outstanding Directing In An Animated Fe…

Nominated for "Lilo & Stitch".
Annie Award
Best Character Design In A Feature Production
Nomination2002

Best Character Design In A Feature Prod…

Nominated for "Lilo & Stitch".
Annie Award
1999
Tarzan
MovieJun 12, 1999

Tarzan

A man raised by gorillas must decide where he really …
A man raised by gorillas must decide where he really belongs when he discovers he is a human.
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1998
Mulan
MovieJun 5, 1998

Mulan

To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden …
To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroines in the process.
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1994
The Lion King (1994)
MovieJun 15, 1994

The Lion King (1994)

A young lion prince is born in Africa, thus making his uncle …
A young lion prince is born in Africa, thus making his uncle Scar the second in line to the throne. Scar plots with the hyenas to kill King Mufasa and Prince Simba, thus making himself King. The King is killed and Simba is led to believe by Scar that it was his fault, and so flees the kingdom in shame. After years of exile he is persuaded to return home to overthrow the usurper and claim the kingdom as his own thus completing the "Circle of Life".
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1992
Aladdin (1992)
MovieNov 8, 1992

Aladdin (1992)

A kindhearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier …
A kindhearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.
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Best Dramatic Presentation
Nomination1992

Best Dramatic Presentation

Nominated for "Beauty and the Beast".
Hugo Award
1991
Beauty and the Beast
MovieSep 29, 1991

Beauty and the Beast

A prince cursed to spend his days as a hideous monster sets …
A prince cursed to spend his days as a hideous monster sets out to regain his humanity by earning a young woman's love.
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1989
Anything More Would Be Greedy
TV ShowJul 26, 1989

Anything More Would Be Greedy

Anything More Would Be …
Anything More Would Be Greedy is a six-part television comedy-drama miniseries was written and created by Malcolm Bradbury and directed by Rodney Bennett, this series was produced by Anglia Television for the ITV Network, first aired on ITV from 26 July to 30 August 1989. The drama was narrated by Simon Cadell and it stars Martin Wenner, Sharon Holm, Alison Sterling, Robert Bathurst, Tessa Peake-Jones, Matthew Marsh and Christopher Benjamin. The series begins as the story of a group of Cambridge students and their lives in the ten years following their graduation.
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1962
Chris Sanders
BirthMarch 1962

Chris Sanders

Chris Sanders was born.
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