Rob Elsworthy


Rob Elsworthy

Program Director
Video Game Design and Animation

Rob Elsworthy has had a successful career in the media industry spanning two decades. He is an Award-winning Music Video Director and has over 15 years of experience in the Games industry. He has worked on projects like Metal Gear Solid, Max Payne, Grand Theft Auto, and Red Dead Redemption as an Animator, VFX Artist, and Game Designer.

He recently started Resistr Interactive, to make socially aware games and promote diversity in the industry. He is currently the Program Director for Video Game Design and Animation at Toronto Film School and is developing a game workshop series in partnership with CODEX.

As a speaker, panelist, and advisory board member, Rob has contributed to workshops and events for Tedx, Interactive Ontario, and the Black Youth Design Initiative, hoping to inspire the next generation of game creators.


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