September Writer's Bios

Harvey Deneroff, in addition to his duties as Editor of Animation World Magazine, edits and publishes The Animation Report, an industry newsletter, which can be reached at

John R. Dilworth is a New York based independent filmmaker whose recent short animated film, The Chicken From Outer Space, was nominated for an Academy Award.

Michael Goldman is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor. He is author of Mortal Kombat: The Movie, Behind the Scenes and routinely writes about animation, children's entertainment and special effects for several publications. He is currently Associate Editor of Special Reports at Variety in Hollywood.

Wendy Jackson is a Sales & Marketing Representative for Animation World Network. She is also an independent animator and frequently writes about animation.

Frankie Kowalski is Associate Editor of Animation World Magazine and is currently on ASIFA-Hollywood's Board of Directors.

Jackie Leger is a Santa Monica-based documentary filmmaker interested in the roots of American experimental film.

William Moritz teaches film and animation history at the California Institute of the Arts.

Karen Paterson is a Sydney-based publicist for a number of high tech companies, including Energee Entertainment. She is also studying part-time for her Bachelor of Business degree, majoring in Marketing and Psychology.

Cori Stern is a happy but twisted development executive at Saban Entertainment. Her past experience includes pond diving for golf balls, writing musical comedies, and serving as the CEO's wife's personal-assistant-in-charge-of-poodle-care.

Pam Schechter is an entertainment attorney in New York City. Her practice includes a special concentration in the animation industry. She represents several animators including Eric Fogel, the creator of the MTV animated series The Head and Beavis and Butt-Head animation director Yvette Kaplan.

Kellie-Bea Rainey has been in the entertainment industry for four years. She has working in visual special effects for many top feature films. She has also worked in animation (traditional and computer 2D and 3D), including interactive multimedia and online environments as a production coordinator, production manager and as a producer.

Monique Renault is an independent film maker based in Amsterdam.

Judith Shane is a Seattle-based writer and editor who specializes in law, wine and cuisine. Her email address is

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