niels kleinheinz (roscher)

character rigging/scripting

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Niels Kleinheinz My name is Niels Kleinheinz (birth name Niels Roscher) and I am a character technical director (TD) / character rigger. I create character and prop rigs for animated feature films, live-action movies and commercials in Autodesk Maya and 3ds Max. Apart from that I also develop tools for the rigging pipeline in MEL, Python and MaxScript.

Locations I have worked in include:
London, United Kindom
Mumbai, India
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Berlin, Germany
Munich, Germany

Many feature film productions included multiple locations which allowed me to supervise teams in Mumbai, India; Peking, China and Sophia, Romania.

Please contact me for rigging or other CG jobs at

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If you'd like to get in touch please don't hesitate to call me or drop me a line.

Mobile: +49 176 80 17 37 47

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Niels Kleinheinz
Britzer Str 9
12439 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 78 71 49 47
Mobile: +49 176 80 17 37 47

Umsatzsteuer-Identifikationsnummer gemäß § 27 a Umsatzsteuergesetz: de 245 774 968

Gerichtsstand Berlin, Deutschland

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