EMILY HUBLEY comes from a family of animators and has done animation for films such as Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001) among many other films.
She has directed many shorts and her feature film debut The Toe Tactic (2008) premiered at SXSW.
VICKY JENSON was the first woman to direct an Oscar winning Animated Feature with the DreamWorks film Shrek.
She also has directed over 40 commercial spots with Anonymous Content – and at the time she worked with them she was the only woman they represented.
JENNIFER LEE is one of the directors of Frozen (2013) which was one of only two films in 2013 in the top 100 box office films directed by a woman and garnered her the Oscar for Best Animated Feature.
She wrote the screenplay adaptation for A Wrinkle in Time (2017) for Disney which will be directed by Ava Duvernay.
JENNIFER YUH is a director and storyboard artist. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011).
Since the success of Kung Fu Panda (2 and 3) Yuh has been slated to direct her first live-action film The Darkest Minds.
BRENDA CHAPMAN was the first woman to direct an animated feature for a studio with Dreamworks’ Prince of Egypt (1998).
She co-directed Pixar’s Brave (2012) making her also the first woman to win an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature.
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