Don Bluth, American animator, director, screenwriter.
Bluth, Don was born on September 13, 1938 in El Paso, Texas.
Student, Brigham Young University.
Animator Walt Disney Studios, 1956, 71-79, Filmation, 1967, Sullivan Studios, since 1986. Co-founder, director (with Gary Oldman and John Pomery) Don Bluth Productions, 1979-1985.
Animation director: Robin Hood, 1973, The Rescuers, 1977, Pete's Dragon, 1977, Xanadu, 1980. Director, producer, story adapter: The Secret of Nimh, 1982, All Dogs Go To Heaven, 1989. Director, producer: Am American Tail, 1986, The Land Before Time, 1988, Rock-a-Doodle, 1992, Thumbelina, 1993, A Troll in Central Park, 1994, The Pebble and the Penguin, 1994.
Director, producer, story adapter, lyricist: (television) Banjo the Woodpile Cat, Anastasia, 1997, Bartok the Magnificent, 1999, Titan A.E., 2000.