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Canadian-British animator

Richard Williams is ...

Born 19 Mar 1933 in Toronto
Died 16 Aug 2019 in Bristol
Age86 years, 4 months
Richard Williams
Richard Williams
Richard Williams au festival international du film d'animation d'Annecy

About Richard Williams

Richard Williams born on 19 March 1933 in Toronto. He is a citizen of Canada. Richard Williams was educated at Northern Secondary School. He died on 16 August 2019 in Bristol from a cancer at age 86 years, 4 months. He lived at Spain and London.

He was a Canadian-British animator.

Richard Williams has worked as a film producer, film director, animator and screenwriter. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film and Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. He has has won Special Achievement Academy Award, Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film, Academy Award for Best Visual Effects, BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film and Winsor McCay Award.


Williams died of cancer on August 16, 2019, at his home in St Andrews, Bristol, England, still working until the very end.


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