Antony Elworthy has worked in the animation industry for over twenty years, on television and feature film productions both in New Zealand and around the world. Specialising in stop-motion animation, his credits include Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride, Coraline, Ma Vie de Courgette and Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs. Antony lives in Christchurch, NZ, with his wife and four sons, where he has been animation director on hit pre-school TV show Kiri and Lou. His next project will take him to Portland, Oregon, to work with Guillermo del Toro on Pinocchio.
The Asia Pacific Screen Academy expresses its respect for and acknowledgement of the South East Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country, including the custodial communities on whose land works are created and celebrated by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. We acknowledge the continuing connection to land, waters and communities. We also pay our respects to Elders, past and emerging. We recognise the integral role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations peoples continue to play in storytelling and celebration spaces.