What Is an Animation Producer?

The Producer's Guild of America defines the role of the producer as follows:

A producer initiates, coordinates, supervises and controls, either on his or her own authority [entrepreneur producer] or subject to the authority of an employer [employee producer], all aspects of the motion-picture and/or television production process, including creative, financial, technological and administrative. A producer is involved throughout all phases of production from inception to completion, including coordination, supervision and control of all other talents and crafts, subject to the provisions of their collective bargaining agreements and personal service contracts.

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