Before becoming a much-revered industry person and creator of Dexter's LaboratorySamurai Jack and Sym-Bionic Titan, Genndy Tartakovsky took an animation class at Columbia College Chicago and then studied animation at The California Institute of the Arts. At Columbia College, he made the three-


minute animated short, "Columbia College Student Film" and at CalArts, he wrote, directed, produced and animated two student films.