Susie Wilson

Founder and director of Projector, Scotland’s annual animation festival.

While studying Japanese in Kyoto in the mid 90’s, the vibrant visual culture there sparkedan interest in graphic novels and anime which then focused her career on animation productionwhen she returned to Glasgow.

She started Projector in 2001 to showcase the odd and challenging work she had found sofascinating in Japan. The festival has continued to thrive and now encompasses all formsof animation stimulation.

Susie is also a consultant to the University of Dundee Animation Department; organisesmasterclasses and screenings at institutions such as Camden Arts Centre and the NationalMuseum of Scotland; and works freelance with Axis Animation on commercials and TVseries.