Wayne Gilbert Net Worth

Wayne Gilbert Net Worth is

Wayne Gilbert Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Wayne Gilbert is a Canadian working in Vancouver, British Columbia, now Head of Animation at Vancouver Institute of Media Arts (VanArts) after three and half years as Senior Animation Director for EA Blackbox where he directed animation and cinematics for the ground-breaking video games "skate and skate2". He is also a Mentor for Animation Mentor, the world's premiere on-line school of animation. His computer-animated short Let Go won a Crystal Heart Award at the Heartland Film Festival. It was his second film created while working at ILM. The first was CPU. Prior to that he created 2D shorts entitled Bottoms Up and Traffic Jam, which was accepted into the Annecy International Animated Film Festival. He has authored a highly respected book entitled Simplified Drawing for Planning Animation (www.anamie.com) and is working on another with a work-in-progress title of Animation - Master the Fundamentals.Wayne is in the final writing stages of a fantasy novel titled Tooza for youth readers.Prior to moving to Vancouver, Wayne spent nine years in northern California where he worked at Industrial Light and Magic on such films as Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and The Mummy Returns as well as numerous commercials, two of which won Clio Awards. Much of his work at ILM was reviewing animation and providing Professional Development for animators.Wayne coordinated and taught in the renowned Classical Animation, and International Summer-school of Animation Programs at Sheridan College. Before that worked as a Background Illustrator and Assistant Animator at Leach Rankin Studios on Witch's Night Out, then at Nelvana Ltd as Assistant, Animator and Background Illustrator on 7 half-hour television shows and numerous commercials. He took on the roles of Background Illustrator and department head on the feature, Rock and Rule. Wayne twice served as art director at Wang Films in Taiwan. In 1996, Lenora Hume, Sr VP at Walt Disney Studios brought Wayne on board to help set up the Disney Canada Studios by supervising creative staffing and professional development. He was asked to co-direct the studio's second DVD feature but opted for a move to ILM.Gilbert was educated at Sheridan College where he received a diploma for Classical Animation. Eventually he returned there as a professor for ten years, and was the co-ordinator of a novel educational project providing resources to Sullivan Bluth Studios (The Land Before Time, An American Tail) in Dublin, Ireland. In the late 1980s he was Sheridan's co-ordinator of animation, and later held the post of artistic director of classical animation. He has taught and lectured at schools and universities around the world.Gilbert is a Master of Film and Animation with The Beijing DeTao Masters Academy (DTMA), a high-level, multi-disciplined, application-oriented higher education institution in Shanghai, China.
IMDB Wikipedia

ProfessionAnimation Department, Director, Visual Effects

Animation Department

The Care Bears Movie1985background artist / layout artist
Strawberry Shortcake Meets the Berrykins1985TV Movie background artist
Strawberry Shortcake and the Baby Without a Name1984TV Movie background artist
Rock & Rule1983background artist
Take Me Up to the Ball Game1980TV Movie background artist
Easter Fever1980TV Movie background artist
Intergalactic Thanksgiving or Please Don't Eat the Planet1979TV Short background artist
Runaway Robots! Romie-O and Julie-81979TV Short assistant animator
Witch's Night Out1978TV Movie background assistant


Skate.2007Video Game animation director
Let Go2003Short

Visual Effects

Star Wars: Bounty Hunter2002Video Game animation lead
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial1982animator: ILM - 2002 special version


My Girlfriend's Boyfriend1999production assistant
High School Spirits1986security officer


High School Spirits1986Dr. Blunt


Let Go2003Short story & script writer


Be Your Art, Not Your ConditionDocumentary filming

Art Department

The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland1987unit art director

Art Director

Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation1986


Let Go2003Short producer


Disconnected1988Short special thanks

Won Awards

2004Crystal Heart AwardHeartland Film FestivalLet Go (2003)

Known for movies

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