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Founder & CEO

Concept art director, storyboard supervisor, art director; animation director.

Professor at Communication University of China; Guest professor at CAFA International College.

Commissioner at China film art certification Academy.

Executive deputy director of the CG Art Committee in China Film Art Direction Academy.

Senior researcher at CCAC CG Academy of Arts, China.

Judge at China Golden Rooster Film Festival – Film market Project.

Best known for:

Sci-fi bluckbuster "The Wandering Earth1" , conceptual art director and storyboard supervisor

IDEOMOTOR‘s own animated short movie “Ruthless Blade” , director

Other work:

Hidden Man, Great Wall, Once Upon a Time, The Sun Also Rises, Letter From an Unknown Woman, Ironman 3,

Dragon Keeper, My Old Classmate, Painted Skin 2,The man with iron fists, etc

Main Awards:

The Wandering Earth1 : Best film awards at China Film Golden Rooster Awards and The 27th Huading Awards

Animated film Don’t Expect Praises: nomination for Crystal Bear for Best Film at the 63rd Berlin Film Festival



Lead Conceptual Artist

Well-known illustrator, manga artist, Superani artist.

Born in France, Nicolas studied at European School of Visual Arts for four years, after two years as fashion and manga illustrator.

He became known to the French public with the comics "Je suis morte” written by Jean David Morvan. Their collaboration continued with two kids books, ‘The Hyper L’Hippo’ and ‘Annie zoo’ , and later with the graphic novel, Kuro Kuma. Nicolas also contributed to numerous collective comics (Edge II, Interfaces I and II, Bob Dylan Revisited, Les Autres Gen, etc).

Nicolas moved to China in 2015 and has been working in movie industry as a concept artist, while continuing his comic career.


He joined Ideomotor in 2019, and lead the concept design of Ideomotor’s first original short movie, Ruthless Blade, which was released on in Dec.2023, and was highly praised by audience.



Head of Production

Bi-lingual creative development producer, in charge of business development, project & team management.

Rich experience in film pre-production, having participated in multiple Chinese top film projects,10 years’ experience.

Main projects:

The Wandering Earth1, Creation of Gods Trilogy, Detective

Chinatown2, Hidden Man, Crazy Alien, Bring her eyes, Sea of

Dreams ( in production), multiple League of Legends CG shorts, as well as a number of animation movies that are in production.


She is producer of Ideomotor’s animated short movie Ruthless Blade.



Concept art Supervisor

Graduated from Communication University of China, Chen

Lianqi holds over 8 years experience in concept design, comic book design. He has worked on multiple top games in China.


Main projects:

Animated film Jinling Cat, Class lamp, Shadow Diver; Animated series Left-hand Layup, Infinite World; TV series Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival, as well as several League of Legends CG projects, etc. He is art director of Ideomotor’s animated short movie Ruthless Blade.

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