Animation Industry Q&A with Frank Gladstone - 45 Year Veteran of Animation

Animation Industry Q&A with Frank Gladstone - 45 Year Veteran of Animation

Animation Industry Q&A with Frank Gladstone - 45 Year Veteran of Animation

Frank Gladstone
Frank Gladstone
2 years ago

Happy Tuesday Stage 32!

I am incredibly honored to present to you the first of a series of vlogs from animation industry veteran, Frank Gladstone! Frank has worked for some of the biggest names in animation (Disney, Warner Bros, and DreamWorks, to name a few!) in his 45+ years in the industry. Frank is also currently the Executive Director for The International Animated Film Society (ASIFA - Hollywood) which hosts the world famous Annie Awards honoring animators from all over the world.

In this first video, Frank answers several questions from the Stage 32 community about the craft and business of animation. You will learn:

  • How an animation writer make it in these times of big industry domination

  • How to make narrative animation on a low budget

  • What is selling in the animation category lately

  • What kind of core crew and workflow works in remote-working animation teams

  • How professionals working from home make themselves studio-appropriate when taking digital meetings

If YOU have questions you would like to submit for Frank's next video, kindly comment on this thread in the Stage 32 Animation Lounge! In the meantime, enjoy the wealth of animation industry wisdom Frank has to share in this first vlog!

Click HERE to See Frank's Answers!

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About the Author

Frank Gladstone

Frank Gladstone

Animator, Director, Filmmaker, Producer, Script Consultant

Frank Gladstone has been working as a professional animator, producer, director, writer and teacher for nearly 50 years. From 1973 to 1989, he managed his own Emmy award-winning studio, Persistence of Vision, Inc., producing commercials and educational films, and has since worked for the feature ani...

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