Pierre Coffin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Pierre Coffin, born in 1967, is a French animator and director. He was trained at the Gobelins in Paris and started to work at Amblimation, the 2D London based facility, where he worked on the Steven Spielberg-executive-produced We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story. He then started as a freelance animator in the French CGI studio Ex Machina where he worked as animator, animation supervisor, and eventually director. Afterwards, he started to collaborate with Passion Pictures Paris and Mac Guff where in 2010 he completed, with Chris Renaud, the feature CGI animated movie Despicable Me for Universal. He also provided voices for a few of the minor characters. Peter Coffin has created animations named Pings ( animations of penguins being hurt or killed). Description above from the Wikipedia article Pierre Coffin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Despicable Me Presents: Minion Madness (2010)

3 Mini movies that feature the Minions. Orientation Day, Home Makeover and Banana.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Miranda Cosgrove  •  Dana Gaier  •  Elsie Fisher  •  Pierre Coffin

Minions (2015)

Dramatic

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Coffin  •  Kyle Balda
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Jon Hamm  •  Pierre Coffin  •  Geoffrey Rush

Minions: Home Makeover (2010)

A social worker is coming to Gru's house to check if it's suitable for children. Margo, Edith, Agnes and the Minions must take care of the situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kyle Balda  •  Samuel Tourneux
CAST:  Miranda Cosgrove  •  Dana Gaier  •  Elsie Fisher  •  Pierre Coffin

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

FunFunnyLightheartedCute

Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Coffin  •  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Benjamin Bratt  •  Miranda Cosgrove

Despicable Me (2010)

CuteFunFunnyEnjoyable

Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Coffin  •  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Jason Segel  •  Russell Brand  •  Julie Andrews

Banana (2010)

The Minions fight over a delicious banana.. but is that all they want?!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kyle Balda  •  Samuel Tourneux
CAST:  Pierre Coffin

Mower Minions (2016)

The Minions need to raise $20 to purchase an as seen on TV banana blender. So they take up lawn mowing at an old folks home, with hilarious antics!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Chauffard  •  Glenn McCoy
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Dave Rosenbaum  •  Jody Gelb

Competition (2015)

Two minions working in a bomb lab get competitive. Short #1 from the 'Minions: 3 Mini-Movie Collection'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kyle Balda  •  Julien Soret
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Chris Renaud

Cro Minion (2015)

Two minions have to babysit a little Neanderthal baby.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Didier Ah-Koon  •  Regis Schuller
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Chris Renaud  •  Tara Strong

Minions: Puppy (2013)

A Minion, seeing many owners walk their dogs, wants a puppy of his own. He tries to leash a ladybug but fails. Luckily, a UFO that sweeps away the ladybug somehow agrees to become a Puppy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yarrow Cheney  •  Bruno Dequier
CAST:  Pierre Coffin

Minions: Training Wheels (2013)

Margo, Edith, and Agnes spot an ice cream truck.The three of them go after the truck but Agnes falls as she attempts to pedal to the truck. The Minions, seeing her so upset by this, decide to build her a unicorn-themed motorcycle. Agnes goes for a little ride ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Regis Schuller  •  Eric Favela
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Miranda Cosgrove  •  Dana Gaier  •  Elsie Fisher

Panic in the Mailroom (2013)

Two Minions are busy at work in the mailroom. One of them, bored, decides to throw a box of expired PX-41 samples into its designated chute.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fabrice Joubert  •  Mark O'Hare
CAST:  Pierre Coffin

Minions: Orientation Day (2010)

With so many jobs to choose from, the Minions have to make serious decisions after watching an 'Initiation Video'. What could go wrong?!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kyle Balda  •  Samuel Tourneux
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Rob Huebel

Minion Moments: Overkill (2017)

Minion uses his hand, wearing a virtual reality hand device controlling a big robotic machine, to combat a bug.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Melenhorst
CAST:  Pierre Coffin

Minion Moments: Drenched (2017)

Minions use a virtual reality device playing in water.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonghu Park
CAST:  Pierre Coffin

The Secret Life of Kyle (2017)

After the events of Despicable Me 3, we follow Kyle and his secret life when Gru and his family are gone.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Chauffard  •  Glenn McCoy
CAST:  Miranda Cosgrove  •  Dana Gaier  •  Nev Scharrel  •  Pierre Coffin

Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Gru and his wife Lucy must stop former '80s child star Balthazar Bratt from achieving world domination.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Coffin  •  Kyle Balda
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Trey Parker  •  Miranda Cosgrove

Yellow Is the New Black (2018)

Short film taking place during the events of Despicable Me 3 (2017).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Serguei Kouchnerov  •  Fabien Polack
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Brian T. Delaney  •  Carlos Alazraqui

Santa's Little Helpers (2019)

The Minions, having been accidently dropped off at the North Pole, make the most of the situation by trying to become elves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Chauffard  •  Derek Drymon
CAST:  Pierre Coffin  •  Carlos Alazraqui  •  Brian T. Delaney  •  Raymond S. Persi

Minions: The Rise of Gru (2021)

A fanboy of a supervillain supergroup known as the Vicious 6, Gru hatches a plan to become evil enough to join them, with the backup of his followers, the Minions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kyle Balda
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Pierre Coffin  •  Russell Brand  •  Alan Arkin
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