Francis Glebas is a writer, director , storyboard artist, and teacher. He directed Piglet’s Big Movie for Walt Disney Feature Animation and his most recent film work is Rio 2 where he worked in storyboarding and visual development.
His books (available on Amazon) include:
"Directing the Story: Professional Storytelling and Storyboarding Techniques for Live Action and Animation" released in November of 2008.
"The Animator's Eye: Adding Life to Animation with Timing, Layout, Design, Color and Sound" released in August 2012.
"Iggy’s Incredibly Easy Way to Write A Story" released in November 2012
"The Mouse Who Wanted to Do Something Really Big" released in May 2013
Francis has been heavily involved with Walt Disney Feature Animation and has worked on the following films:
▪Aladdin - Storyboards & Visual Development
▪The Lion King - Storyboarding
▪Pocahontas - Storyboarding & Visual Development
▪The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Storyboarding
▪Hercules - Storyboarding & Visual Development
▪Fantasia 2000 - Director, Storyboarding & Visual Development
▪Dinosaur - Storyboarding
▪Treasure Planet - Storyboarding & Visual Development
▪Piglet's Big Movie - Director
▪The Fox and the Hound 2- Additional Directing & Storyboarding
He has taught courses related to filmmaking and creativity at the following: