Q&A Date: October 1, 2015, 12:00- 1:00 PM
Animators: Tom and Tony Bancroft
Studio: Formerly, Walt Disney Animation Studios
Tom’s Credits: The Rescuers Down Under, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, Pocahontas, Mulan, Tarzan, and more
Tony’s Credits: The Rescuers Down Under, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Emperor’s New Groove, and more
Host: The Animator Letters Project
Participants: Fans of The Animator Letters Project
A special thanks to Tom and Tony for taking the time out of their busy schedule to answer questions asked by fans of The Animator Letters Project. Their answers offer unique insight into their career at Disney and encouragement to face many of the real challenges in the life of aspiring animators.
Two lucky Q&A participants will win a unique, original piece of artwork by either Tom or Tony Bancroft. The giveaway will be held at the end of the Q&A and I will announce the winner, so be sure to check back to see if you won! Tom said he will do a drawing by request for whoever wins, and Tony is giving away the Pumbaa drawing below, which he was supervising animator on.
Please write your questions for Tom and Tony in the comments section below before Thursday, October 1st at 12:00 pm for it to be included in the Q&A.