Paitoon Ratanasirintrawoot is an animator, effects assistant, artist and inbetweener.
Paitoon Ratan is a former designer and a visual effects artist for Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida.
He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Industrial Design from the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) in Columbus, Ohio, with three consecutive Industrial Design scholarships and an Outstanding Senior in Industrial Design award.
His film credits with Walt Disney Feature Animation include; The Lion King, Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Mulan, Beauty and the Beast: Encore Edition, the Goofy short-How to Haunt a House, the Mickey Mouse short-Hansel and Gretel, Tarzan, Lilo and Stitch, The Emperor's New Groove, and Brother Bear.
Paitoon established Paitoon Ratan Design Inc. in Orlando, Florida, USA in 1994 to conduct a design consultant service. His clients include; Walt Disney Co, DC Comics, Marvel, Corgi Classic, Newline Cinema, Scholastic Entertainment, Anhauser Bush theme parks, Universal Studios, MGM and Sci-Fi Channel.
- Brother Bear (key assistant effects animator)
- Lilo & Stitch (key assistant visual effects animator)
- The Emperor's New Groove (effects key assistant: Florida)
- Tarzan (visual effects artist)
- Mulan (effects key assistant)
- The Hunchback of Notre Dame (effects key assistant)
- Pocahontas (effects breakdown/inbetweener)
- The Lion King (effects breakdown/inbetweener)
- Aladdin (effects artist-credited as Paitoon Ratan)
- Alternate Name is Paitoon Ratan
- Other role includes being a concept artist on the TV series Battlestar Galactica.