Professor Paul Wells is director of the Animation Academy, Loughborough University, United Kingdom and chair of the Association of British Animation Collections. He has published widely on animation studies, media practice and screenwriting. He is an established writer and director for film, TV, radio and theatre, and is the curator of a major touring exhibition, The Beautiful Frame: Animation & Sport. He conducts screenwriting for animation and moving image workshops worldwide based on his books and articles, and mentors feature-film script development projects in the Netherlands, Belgium and Iceland. See more information at
Contact: Animation Academy, School of Design & Creative Arts, Loughborough University, Epinal Way, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK.