Jeanette Bonds is Co-Founder and Director of GLAS Animation, a non-profit organization dedicated to independent animation. She received her BFA and her MFA at CalArts in Experimental Animation. Jeanette is a part of the international animation collective LNWC and currently programs at Slamdance Film Festival as well as FMX and is a contributor to Short of the Week. She has served on the jury for Animafest Zagreb, Fantoche, and Dallas International Film Festival as well as having given presentations Animafest Zagreb, HAFF, New Chitose Airport Animation Festival, CalArts, RISD, and USC. Her works have been featured at both live-action and animation festivals around the world and in 2014 was nominated for an Annie Award. She continues to create works from across the spectrum, including narrative films, abstract films, and installations.