Animation & Technology – Instrument of change for a brighter future | Uzair Zaheer Khan | TEDxLahore

Animation & Technology - Instrument of change for a brighter future | Uzair Zaheer Khan | TEDxLahore

Uzair Zaheer Khan, the successful writer, producer, and director of the animated film, Allahyar and the Legend of Markhor and the Emmy-winning Burka Avengers talks about using Animation and technology as the instrument of social change for a brighter future. Uzair Zaheer Khan is the Writer, Director and Producer of Allahyar and the Legend of Markhor, a Pakistani animated feature film with a wildlife conservation theme. Uzair specialized in character animation and visual effects from Vancouver Film School and went on to become the Series Director and Head of Production of the multi-award winning animated series Burka Avenger. Uzair has an experience of over 20 years in the Pakistani animation industry, and has worked on numerous international projects like Discovery – Next World, Scion Deviants and UPS cardboard world etc. His work has received a children’s Emmy nomination and has won multiple international awards like the Peabody Award for broadcast excellence, Rising Star Award for Animation and the prestigious Monolith Award, amongst others. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx