Iain Gardner

Animation Programmer
Edinburgh International Film Festival

Iain is the short-form animation programmer and curator of the McLaren Award for the Edinburgh International Film Festival. An a award-winning film maker in his own right, Iain graduated from the RCA following an apprenticeship at Richard Williams Animation. Amongst his short films are Akbar’s Cheetah (1999) and the Academy Award qualifying The Tannery (2010). He was the Artistic Director of McLaren 2014. In 2013, he established his own company, Animation Garden Ltd.