Portrait of
Animation Director

Rob Silvestri

Tangent Animation

An experienced director and animation supervisor, Rob is an innovative storyteller. He uses a blend of creative and technical skills to work collaboratively with all facets of production in order to achieve the best final product. Rob has worked on several CG animated features including 9, Gnomeo & Juliet and Next Gen. Rob’s directorial debut came with the viral animated short of his own creation, Ormie. Having won several prestigious festival awards, including TIFF kids Best Short Film, the project earned him directing opportunities in a variety of formats.