Tuesday, October 17th 3-4 p.m.

Annie May Swift Hall Auditorium



Barry S. Weiss is currently Senior Vice President of Animation Production for Sony Pictures Imageworks.Mr. Weiss is a widely respected animation producer and administrator with extensive experience in both feature film and television animation production.


Mr. Weiss received his undergraduate degree in television and film at Northwestern University and his masterís degree in film from the University of Southern California.He is the recipient of a local Emmy Award for outstanding achievement in childrenís programming as producer of The Magic Door, and is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Short Subject and Feature Animation branch.





has lectured all over the world on the subject.He has been a featured

speaker in the Comparative Media Studies program at the world renowned

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as such prestigious film

and animation schools such as the University of Southern California and

the Ringling School of Art and Design.He has also lectured at the

international Animation festivals in Annecy, France and Cardiff, Wales

as well as the World Animation Celebration in Pasadena, California.