Adam Elliot

Australian stop-motion animation writer

Academy Award® winning director, Adam Elliot, has become one of the worlds most celebrated animators. For almost a decade, his films, UNCLE, COUSIN, BROTHER and HARVIE KRUMPET, have been viewed by millions of people around the world and have participated in over five hundred film festivals. They have won over one hundred awards, and in 2003, HARVIE KRUMPET, won the Oscar® for best animated short film, eclipsing the work of the Disney, Pixar and Fox studios. In 2009, Adam released his first full length feature claymation film called Mary & Max. Not only did the film receive incredible critical acclaim, it was one of the highest grossing Australian films at the box office for the year. Adam Elliot is a naturally gifted, witty and highly entertaining speaker whose amazing journey of overcoming the odds is inspiring to all walks of life.