Christine Ponzevera founded Nectarious Films in 2011 after fifteen years working in production for animated films and live performance in France and in the UK.
She started out at the Paris-based Walt Disney Feature Animation studio working on the films Hercules and Tarzan. From 2000 to 2010 she has been managing the production of several 2D and 3D animation tv series including Mona The Vampire and Zoe Kezako, then worked in the UK as a producer at Aardman Animation and Nexus Productions.
Her personal credits include producing Aardman/Cartoon Network TV show Chop Socky Chooks (Gemini Award and BAFTA nomination) and co-producing Oscar nominated short film This Way Up (Nexus Productions/ BBC Films). This film was selected at Sundance and received the audience award at the Ottawa international animation festival.
Since her return to France in April 2010, Christine has been heading the development department at Neomis Animation before starting her own boutique production company.
A graduate of ESCP Europe, she teaches at Esag Penninghen ("Art Direction" Master degree) and she serves as jury and speaker for various festivals and schools.