Anthony Silverston is partner and Head of Development at Triggerfish Animation Studios in South Africa where he is currently overseeing the development slate of feature films and TV series. He is director and co-writer of Khumba, which premiered in competition at Annecy International Animation Festival 2013. Silverston was also one of the writers and producers of Triggerfish’s first feature Zambezia and completed three independent stop-motion shorts. In 2014, Silverston was invited to talk and serve as a jury member at various festivals including the prestigious animation festival in Annecy. He also holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons)and is a published scientist.