John Weldon

Director, Writer, Animation Department

Director, Writer, Animation Department


John Weldon was born in 1945 in Belleville, Ontario, Canada. He is a director and writer, known for The Hungry Squid (2002), Scant Sanity (1996) and Special Delivery (1978).
Awards
Won 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 5 nominations.

Known For


The Hungry Squid
The Hungry Squid
Director (2002)
Scant Sanity
Scant Sanity
Director (1996)
Special Delivery
Special Delivery
Director (1978)
The Lump
The Lump
Director (1993)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorPoint of Order
(Short) (animation director)
2003
DirectorThe Hungry Squid
(Short)
2002
DirectorFrank the Wrabbit
(Short)
1999
DirectorScant Sanity
(Short) (as John F. Weldon)
1996
DirectorThe Lump
(Short) (as John F. Weldon)
1993
DirectorThe National Film Board of Canada's Animation Festival
(TV Movie)
1991
DirectorVignette: Para Sight
(Short)
1990
DirectorTo Be
(Short)
1990
DirectorOf Dice and Men
(Short)
1988
DirectorElephantrio
(Short)
1987
DirectorCanada Vignettes: Emergency Numbers
(Short)
1984
DirectorReal Inside
(Short)
1984
DirectorOttawa 82 Logo
(Short)
1982
DirectorCanada Vignettes: Log Driver's Waltz
(Short)
1979
DirectorSpecial Delivery
(Short)
1978
DirectorNo Apple for Johnny
(Short)
1977
DirectorSpinnolio
(Short)
1977
DirectorYou've Read the Book, Now See the Movie
(Short)
1975
RoleTitleYear
WriterPoint of Order
(Short) (writer)
2003
WriterNoël Noël
(TV Movie) (English narration)
2003
WriterThe Hungry Squid
(Short) (writer)
2002
WriterFrank the Wrabbit
(Short) (writer)
1999
WriterO Canada
(TV Series)
1997
WriterScant Sanity
(Short) (story - as John F. Weldon)
1996
WriterThe Lump
(Short) (as John F. Weldon)
1993
WriterVignette: Para Sight
(Short)
1990
WriterTo Be
(Short) (written by)
1990
WriterOf Dice and Men
(Short) (writer)
1988
WriterGiordano
(Short)
1985
WriterReal Inside
(Short)
1984
WriterNurse
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - Best Friends (1981) ... (teleplay)
1981
WriterSpecial Delivery
(Short) (story)
1978
WriterNo Apple for Johnny
(Short)
1977
WriterSpinnolio
(Short) (story)
1977
WriterYou've Read the Book, Now See the Movie
(Short) (script)
1975
RoleTitleYear
Animation departmentFrank the Wrabbit
(Short) (animator)
1999
Animation departmentScant Sanity
(Short) (animator - as John F. Weldon)
1996
Animation departmentThe Lump
(Short) (animator - as John F. Weldon)
1993
Animation departmentVignette: Para Sight
(Short) (animator)
1990
Animation departmentTo Be
(Short) (animator)
1990
Animation departmentOf Dice and Men
(Short) (animator)
1988
Animation departmentElephantrio
(Short) (animator)
1987
Animation departmentReal Inside
(Short) (animator)
1984
Animation departmentThe National Scream
(Short) (animator)
1980
Animation departmentWhat the Hell's Going on Up There?
(Documentary) (animator)
1979
Animation departmentCanada Vignettes: Log Driver's Waltz
(Short) (animator)
1979
Animation departmentSpecial Delivery
(Short) (animator)
1978
Animation departmentNo Apple for Johnny
(Short) (animator)
1977
Animation departmentSpinnolio
(Short) (animator)
1977
Animation departmentWhat Do You Do?/What Are You Doing?
(Short) (animator)
1976
Animation departmentThe Energy Carol
(Short) (animator - as John F. Weldon)
1975
Animation departmentYou've Read the Book, Now See the Movie
(Short) (animator)
1975
RoleTitleYear
ActorDa Vinci's Demons
(TV Series) Inn Keeper - The Hanged Man (2013) ... Inn Keeper
2013
ActorCaught in the Act
Haddock
2008
ActorI Know You Know
Mr. Godard
2008
ActorSkins
(TV Series) Kenny Big Issue Seller / Big Issue Seller - Effy (2007) ... Kenny Big Issue Seller - Tony (2007) ... Big Issue Seller
2007
ActorStingers
(TV Series) Rival Cop Shop Thug - Proving Ground (1999) ... Rival Cop Shop Thug
1999
ActorBlue Heelers
(TV Series) Truckie / District Firearms Officer - Juggling with Smoke (1995) ... Truckie - The Final Season (1994) ... District Firearms Officer
1994-1995
ActorJanus
(TV Series) Prison Officer - Right to Remain Silent (1995) ... Prison Officer
1995
ActorNo Apple for Johnny
(Short) (voice)
1977
ActorLady Fishbourne's Complete Guide to Better Table Manners
(Short) Dinner Guest (voice)
1976
RoleTitleYear
ComposerThe Lump
(Short) (as J. Felix Weldon)
1993
ComposerVignette: Para Sight
(Short)
1990
ComposerTo Be
(Short) (as John F. Weldon)
1990
RoleTitleYear
ProducerReal Inside
(Short) (producer)
1984
ProducerCanada Vignettes: Ice
(Short) (producer)
1982
ProducerOttawa 82 Logo
(Short) (producer)
1982
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewNoël Noël
(TV Movie) (poetic text)
2003
Additional CrewThe Cat Came Back
(Short) (story consultant)
1988
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentNoël Noël
(TV Movie) (adaptor of lyrics)
2003
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentThe National Scream
(Short) (script consultant)
1980
RoleTitleYear
Sound departmentNetty Schwarz Vanderpol - Every Stitch a Memory
(Short) (sound)
1993
RoleTitleYear
ThanksOedipus
(Short) (special thanks)
2011