Frank Gladstone

Frank Gladstone has been working as a professional animator, producer, director, and writer for more than 45 years. First managing his own Emmy award-winning studio and then holding management positions at Disney, Warner Brothers, and DreamWorks, among others. He is currently the CEO of his own company, Gladstone Film, and the executive director of ASIFA-Hollywood, the industry's largest nonprofit organization serving the animation community. In that role, Frank also produces the annual Annie Awards. Throughout his career, Frank has taught animation, film history, production, and cinematic fundamentals at studios, secondary schools, colleges, and professional guilds worldwide.