Heather Colbert graduated from Cambridge School of Art in 2016 with a First Class degree in Illustration and Animation. Her graduation film ‘Courage to make a Fool’ has been screened at festivals in Rome, Budapest, Cardiff and Malta.
Since graduating she has directed and animated several music videos; Bibibmap was short listed for Best Animated music video at Paris Underground Festival. Her most recent film; ‘Dolly said no to Elvis’, was awarded a Vimeo Staff Pick and has been featured on Directors Notes, ‘BOOOOOOOM’ and the Dragonframe blog.
She has worked as a studio supervisor at Anglia Ruskin University, and as a character designer and puppet maker for a graduation project at ESCAC, Barcelona and was recently named one of eight ‘female filmmakers to watch’ by Stop Motion Magazine.
Listed in the Great Women Animators directory