Natalie Nourigat

Director, Writer, and Storyboard Artist for Animation
United States

Natalie Nourigat is a Paris-based director, writer, and storyboard artist for animation. She directed and wrote "Far From The Tree", a new Disney theatrical short you can see with "Encanto" in theaters this fall.

Comic Art
Writing
Directing
Storyboards
Storyboards for Ralph Breaks the Internet

Storyboards for Ralph Breaks the Internet

Teaser image for "Far From The Tree", a new Disney theatrical short that will premiere with "Encanto"!

Teaser image for "Far From The Tree", a new Disney theatrical short that will premiere with "Encanto"!

Art from "Red Sonja: Black White Red #2"

Art from "Red Sonja: Black White Red #2"

A graphic novel about breaking into animation, moving to Los Angeles, and all of the things I learned in my first couple of years there.

A graphic novel about breaking into animation, moving to Los Angeles, and all of the things I learned in my first couple of years there.

Work Experience

2021 -2022

Head of Story
Walt Disney Animation Studios

Head of Story on the upcoming project "Iwájú", a first-of-its-kind international collaboration between Kugali Media and Walt Disney Animation Studios.

2018 -2021

Director - shorts
Walt Disney Animation Studios

Pitched, directed, wrote, and storyboarded "Far From The Tree" (2021) and "Exchange Student" (2018).

Education

Present

University of Oregon

Skills
Comic Art

12 Years of Experience

Writing

12 Years of Experience

Directing

3 Years of Experience

Storyboards

7 Years of Experience