Toby Genkel started his education IN 1991 at the animation studio TRICKOMPANY in Hamburg. He began as a background designer, created layouts and storyboards for several feature films and television productions before becoming a co-director. Genkel’s films as a director or co-director include the animations WERNER – GEKOTZT WIRD SPÄTER and DIETER – DER FILM, which both enjoyed great popularity in Germany, and the international co-production LEGENDS OF VALHALLA – THOR (3D), which has already been sold to over 50 countries. His last 3D animation OOOPS! NOAH IS GONE… has sold out worldwide.