Tim Weimann was born in 1976. In 1996, he started an internship as a cell-animator at Honk Animation Bielefeld. In 1997, he was employed as a 3D-animator at Das Werk AG in Munich and later in Duesseldorf, where he worked on several national and international features. In October 2000, he began his studies in Animation at the Film Academy Baden-Wuerttemberg, which he finished in January 2005. During his studies, he worked as a freelance character animator and animation director, mainly for German commercials and music clips.