Debra Solomon

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Debra Solomon has been making animated films since 1995. A N.Y.F.A fellow and Jerome recipient, her films have won awards at festivals around the world, including a Silver Lion at the Venice Biennale, Best Soundtrack in Annecy, and a Special Jury Award at the World Animation Festival. Her films are also showcased in the Met Museum and MOMA’s collections. In 2001, Debra helped create the Disney Channel’s first hit show, Lizzie McGuire designing the animated Lizzie and acting as animation director for the series and movie adaptation. Her film Getting Over Him in 8 Songs or Less, begun as indie shorts was adapted and featured on HBO. Debra completed her latest animated short, My Kingdom, a comedic mediation on personal space.