Andrew Chesworth is a filmmaker living in Burbank, CA. He co-wrote and co-directed the Oscar-nominated short film One Small Step at Taiko Studios with Bobby Pontillas.
Most recently, Andrew completed a contract as a character animator on Netflix's Klaus for Sergio Pablos Animation Studios.
He was an animator for Disney on such films as Frozen, Zootopia, Moana, Big Hero 6, Wreck-It Ralph, Feast, Get a Horse!, Inner Workings, and Olaf's Frozen Adventure. Previously, he was a director of several commercials and short films at Make Visual in Minneapolis.
From 2016-2017, Andrew taught fourth-year Character Animation at CalArts. He has been an instructor for online CG animation school Animsquad since 2014.
Currently, Andrew is employed by Taiko developing feature film projects and by Netflix as a character designer.
He is also producing and directing passion project The Brave Locomotive over Patreon.
Andrew is represented by Anna Berthold at UTA and David Neumann through his projects at Taiko.