Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000234 EndHTML:0000003782 StartFragment:0000002677 EndFragment:0000003746 SourceURL:file:///Macintosh%20HD/Users/fgladstone/Desktop/Frankie's%20Folder/Gladstone%20Film%20Forms/Gladstone%20Blurb-bio.doc
Frank Gladstone has been working as a professional animator, producer, director, writer and teacher for nearly 40 years. From 1973 to 1989, he managed his own Emmy award-winning studio, Persistence of Vision, producing commercials and educational films, and has since held management positions for Disney, Warner Brothers and DreamWorks, among others. He is currently the CEO of his own company, Gladstone Film, consulting on animation, filmmaking skills and story structure at major studios worldwide. Additionally, Frank continues to teach about animation, film history, production techniques and cinematic fundamentals at studios, secondary schools, colleges and professional guilds around North America, in Europe, Asia and the Caribbean. Frank is the current president of ASIFA-Hollywood and has served on the board of directors of the Visual Effects Society.