Born 1937 in Rochester New York, U.S.A.
He began animation with Jim McKay at Film Design in Toronto. His first work included animated segments for the CBC children’s program Butternut Square in 1965. In 1966, he moved to the National Film Board.
“Don Arioli.” a handbook of Canadian film. Writ., Eleanor Beattie. Peter Martin Associates Ltd/Take One, 1973: 175.