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ABIGAIL ADDISON

Abigail is a Producer, Programmer, and a Director of Animate Projects. 

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DARREN ALTMAN

Voiceover artist and impressionist.

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CARMEN BROMFIELD MASON

Carmen Bromfield Mason is a stop motion animator who has been working in the industry for almost ten years.

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LAURA-BETH COWLEY

 Laura-Beth Cowley is a freelance animator and writer based in Bristol.

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KAYDEE DE VILLIERS

Kaydee works in animation development, management and production.

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BRIAN FISHER

Actor, movement artist, and puppeteer.

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EVGENIA GOLUBEVA

Evgenia is an animation director, writer & character designer.

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SALLY GRIFFITH

Sally works in innovation in the screen sector in Wales

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TERRY IBELE 

Terry is an award-winning stop motion and 2D animator.

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LOUIS JONES

Louis Jones is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of Sun & Moon.

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MICHAEL LEADER

Michael Leader is a writer and broadcaster.

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TOM LUCAS

Senior Animator at Cloth Cat in Cardiff.

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CHRISTOPHER MAUDSLEY

An emerging writer-director from Northern England,

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BEN MITCHELL

Ben Mitchell is an animator and motion designer at Shy Guys Studios, and Editor in Chief at Skwigly Animation Magazine.

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JESS NICHOLLS 

Jess Nicholls is a Production Designer and Art Director working at Sun Creature in Copenhagen.

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MARC MOYNIHAN

Marc has been working in the animation industry since 2011.

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GREG MOTHERSDALE

Greg is a Producer for Clwstwr. 

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BARRY PURVES

Animator, Director & Writer.

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DEBORAH PRICE

Deborah has been working in Animation Production since graduating from the University of Wales, Newport in 2013.

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KEARATWA KK SEDIDI

Production Director at Dipopaai Studios.

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CABBLOW STUDIOS

Kabelo Maaka + Dr Tshepo P. Maaka

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HANNAH VAUGHAN JONES

Hannah is an Emmy-nominated British journalist. 

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NIA ALAVEZOS

Nia Alavezos is a storyteller based in Cardiff.

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TOM BETTS

Tom Betts is a Cardiff-based filmmaker and runs Chapter Movie Maker.

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HELEN BRUNSDON

Helen has worked extensively across the animation industry as a consultant, producer and executive.

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JAKE CUNNINGHAM

Jake Cunningham is a writer and producer working in film and audio.

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JULIE-ANN DEAN

Julie-Ann Dean is a voice actor and co-founder of Script Out Loud.

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KARRIE FRANSMAN

Comic artist and graphic novelist.

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DIANA GRADINARU 

Diana is a freelance animator and designer with a background in Fine Art.

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RAJIV HASAN

Rajiv is a versatile voice actor, impressionist and linguist.

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KYLE JENKINS

Programme and Acquisitions Manager, Milkshake! C5.

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DILPREET KAUR WALIA

Dilpreet is an animation screenwriter and puppeteer.

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TSHWARI LEKABE

Creative director at Dipopaai Studios

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DIANNE MAKINGS

Dianne Makings is the Festival Director of the Cape Town International Animation Festival. 

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DAN MCGOWAN

Dan runs the film strand of Hijinx, making work with neurodiverse actors.

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GREG MCLEOD

Director at The Brothers McLeod.

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MAURICIO DE OLIVEIRA MAIA 

Animation Director.

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DAVE MORGAN

Director, project manager and animator at Tiny Wizard Studio.

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JAMES NUTTING 

James Nutting is a 2D Character Animator based in the UK. 

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EMMA PEDDIE

Emma Peddie works in the BBC’s corporate sustainability team.

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JOANNA QUINN

Director and Animator (Beryl Productions International).

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SKILLBARD

A friendly team of composers and sound designers headed by Vincent Oliver and

Tom Carrell.

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JONATHAN TREMEWAN

Jonathan is a Producer on The Regenerators. 

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LEWIS VAUGHAN JONES

Lewis is is a newsreader for BBC News Channels.

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JESSICA ASHMAN

Jessica is an artist who works in animation music (under the name Spirit Sigh), performance and arts education.

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EFA BLOSSE-MASON

Efa is a Cardiff born Welsh speaking filmmaker.

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STEPHEN CLARKE

Stephen Clarke is one half of biggerhouse film with Tom Stubbs.

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NICOLA DAVIES

Nicola Davies is an author whose lifelong love of nature is expressed in her writing.

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KADESHA DRIJA

Kadesha is an Animation Editor based in Cardiff.

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ELIOT GIBBINS

Puppeteer.

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GEMMA GREEN-HOPE 

Gemma Green-Hope is an animator and director from Pembrokeshire.

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TIM HAWKINS

Tim is a freelance animator and director with 15 years of experience in the industry.

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JIDE JOHNSON

Jide Johnson is MD and founder of Animation Advertising Agency Aniboxx.

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KENNETH LADEKJÆR

Kenneth is a co-founder, co-owner of the animation studio "Sun Creature" Located in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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ROSS LELLIOT

Ross Lelliott is a Director of the Hidden Hands studio and Co-owner.

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RHIAN MARSTON-JONES 

Rhian Marston-Jones is a voice actor and co-founder of Scripts Out Loud. 

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EIKO MEREDITH

Director of Kotatsu Japanese Animation Festival. 

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MYLES MCLEOD

Myles McLeod is a BAFTA Award winning writer.

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SAMANTHA MOORE

Sam Moore is a UK based, international award winning animation director and
researcher.

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JESS MORGAN 

Director and co-founder of Tiny Wizard Studio.

LAUREN ORME

Lauren is a filmmaker and Festival Director of Cardiff Animation Festival.

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BECKY PEEL

​Becky is a freelance artist who loves to draw and create things of all kinds.

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JON RENNIE

Jon Rennie is Managing Director of Cloth Cat Animation & Thud Media.

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STEVE SMITH

Steve Smith is a BAFTA award winning television director.

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CLAIRE UNDERWOOD

Assistant Director of It's Pony for Blue Zoo.

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ALEX ZEPHERIN

Motion designer, animation director and founder of Don Dada Studios.