Robert Lee Zemeckis is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter known for founding the company ImageMovers. He is perhaps best known for directing and/or producing some of the greatest blockbuster movies of all time, most notably the Back to the Future film trilogy, Forrest Gump, Beowulf, and The Polar Express

For Disney, he he pioneered ImageMovers Digital Studios for the Walt Disney Company and directed the films Who Framed Roger Rabbit and A Christmas Carol. He was also the producer of Mars Needs Moms.