Saschka Unseld, Director & Writer
Saschka Unseld is an Emmy Award winning German-born director and writer who cofounded the Academy Award–nominated animation studio Soi, where he directed and produced numerous award-winning shorts and commercials before joining Pixar Animation Studios in 2008. During his six years at Pixar, he worked on Toy Story 3, Cars 2, and Brave and wrote and directed the 2013 short film "The Blue Umbrella". In 2014 he co-founded Oculus Story Studio to help explore the future of VR storytelling and won the first ever Emmy for original VR content for "Henry". His latest VR Experiences "Dear Angelica" and his independent VR Dance project “Through You” both world premiered at Sundance 2017 and have since been shown and awarded at festivals around the world.