Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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steven filatro

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steven filatro



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Steve Filatro

Contact Info:



Staten Island, New York 10312

Demo Reel Link: https://vimeo.com/356781955

Website: sfilatro.ipage.com


To join a creative and innovative team that produces memorable projects of quality and above the rest

Professional Experience:

New York City School Educator (2003-present) – Educator Grades K – 8 – Coding Basic C++, JavaScript and Python, Math, Sciences and Computer Programming – Facilitated Magnet Curriculum

Creative Director –StickGuy Productions (2017) Short Animated Comedy Series “The Ruggerio’s”-Staten Island, NY

Freelance Storyboard Artist (2012-2014) for various pre-production projects (CleverBlobs, Adee Avenue Productions) Wales, U.K. and Hicksville, NY

Whriligig Animation Studios – Colorado Springs, CO (2001-2002) – 3D Animation Supervisor- Focus on the Family – “Ribbits”

Walt Disney Feature Animation – Burbank, CA (1996-2001) – Effects Animation / Character Animation – various films/shorts/projects

ArtLeague Figure Drawing Instructor – Staten Island, NY (1994-1995)


CAW – Creature Animation Workshop – (Summer 2019)

Augmented Animator – (Spring 2019)

Animation Mentor- (2017-2019) Game Animation Fundamentals, Game Animation Combat Attacks, Storyboarding Fundamentals

iAnimate – (2018) – Creature Workshop, Game Workshop

AnimSchool (2018) – Body Mechanic Workshop

Touro & College of Staten Island (2005) – Masters of Education/ Masters of Administration

School of Visual Arts (1995) – Bachelor of Media Arts/Illustration

Skillsets Technical:

Maya, Unreal Engine, Unity, Photoshop, Toonboom Storyboard Pro, Toonboom Harmony, Novice Coding (javaScript, C++, Python)

Skillsets Physical:

Martial Arts Instructor, Dance Instructor, Trained with Shaolin Monks –USA Shaolin Temple


2017 – Los Angeles CineFest Semi-Finalist

2017 –Audience Choice Awards Animation Film Festival – “The Ruggerio’s”

2017 – MoveMe Productions Belgium Online Short Film Festival Nominee


Spanish proficiency


References upon request

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To contact this candidate email stevenfila7@gmail.com

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