马丁·贝恩顿 Martin Baynton
Martin is the co-owner and founding partner of Pukeko Pictures, an IP development and animation company based in New Zealand. Martin is the CCO (Chief Creative Officer). Martin is the lead creator, executive producer, showrunner and lead writer on Pukeko shows.
Martin has been a senior figure in animation for 15 years. Among the international shows he has created are ‘Jane and The Dragon’ and ‘The WotWots’, both have won prestigious international awards and have sold to over 105 countries worldwide. Martin is also a writer and illustrator of children’s books with over forty titles from leading publishers including Walker Books, Scholastic and Harper Collins.
马丁已经在中国和他的工作伙伴恒信东方儿童（香港）文化产业有限公司合作六年了。他为全球市场创作、开发和制作了《太空学院》，这也是中国和新西兰合拍的第一部儿童动画片。因为新西兰与中国和加拿大都有非常亲密的合作，所以马丁的最新作品《小熊读书会》是由中国、新西兰和加拿大联合制作的，这也是这三个国家的首次正式合作，该动画前期由紫水鸟影视、加拿大breakthrough entertainment母公司9 story负责全球发行，恒信东方负责中后期生产制作。
Martin has been working in China for 6 years with his Chinese partners Hengxin Shambala Kids. Martin created, developed and executive produced ‘ The Kiddets for the global market, it is the first official children’s television co-production between New Zealand and China. Martin’s latest show, "Book Hungry Bears" is the first official co-production involving New Zealand, China and Canada. New Zealand has co-production treaties with both territories. The show is a collaboration between Pukeko Pictures, Hengxin Shambala Kids, Breakthrough Entertainment and 9Story and with Canadian Broadcast partners TVO and TFO.