Nancy Denney-Phelps is an animation journalist, historian and music producer for animation, based in Gent, Belgium. Focusing mainly on European animation, she has been writing about animated films and festivals for many years, traveling all over the world. Nancy’s writings have appeared in publications such as CARTOON and ANIMATOON, as well as on her regular blog for AWN (Animation World Network). She is also a regular correspondent for ASIFA, San Francisco, and is a member of the ASIFA International Board of Directors. Nancy has served on numerous international animation festival juries, curated short film programmes and given lectures on various aspects of animation, especially on the importance of music.
On Friday evening she will moderate the ‘Meet the Filmmakers’ session.