Born in Los Angeles, California and raised in the concrete jungle – Hauser [Sam Cividanis] spent his early years skateboarding, playing in bands, sleeping on couches and touring the country before developing a passion for Animation & Design. He began his career by dropping out of film school and enrolling at Gnomon School of Visual Effects to pursue a career in the visual effects community and has since worked on a variety of projects using Cinema4D, Arnold, 3DS Max, Realflow, X-Particles, Redshift, Octane Render, Nuke, After Effects and Houdini FX.
Previous studios and clients include Elastic, Gentlemen Scholar, A52, King & Country, GenPop, Apple, Nike, Adidas, Rabbit Content, Imaginary Forces, Samsung, Starbeast Digital, Tool of North America, Laundry, Toyota, Chevrolet, Porsche, Tesla, Marvel, Amazon Studios, Universal Pictures, Warner Brothers, Acura, Ford, Harman Kardon, Jordan Brand, Territory Studios and most recently in 2018 – Art Directing and Animating multiple large scale global campaigns for Nike & Jordan with Los York in Los Angeles as well as collaborating with several studios with Design Direction for specialty projects.
He currently resides in Los Angeles, California and freelances between L.A, San Francisco, New York throughout the year and is always available for remote work.
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