He was born and raised in Chrudim, a little town in East Bohemia renowned for being the center of the Czech puppetry culture, Vojta has developed a beautifully maddening, distinct voice and style. He specialises in hand-drawn animation but admits that a little bit of boredom besets him if he works using only one technique, … Continued
A young film director and animator from Paris, Leo studied at ESAG Penninghen in Paris and at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. His last animated film, Dripped, won the Lagardere Foundation Award. Meanwhile, as a designer, animator and director, he has worked for Eallin Motion Art, Chezeddy, Blue TV and the … Continued
Nobrain are three directors, working as one. Saii, Charles, and Niko met while they were all working for post-production houses in Paris. Saii was a compositing artist, Charles a CG artist, and Niko a post-production supervisor. In 2001, they created a post-production house of their own, called Sabotage. The more they worked on other people’s … Continued
Illustrator, puppet maker, and stop-motion animator/ director Gianluca Maruotti is based in Rome. He makes animated videos for the cinema, TV, and for musicians, as well as working on illustrations and picture books. He loves to use plasticine. Gianluca’s skills include model making and stop-frame.
Carlos is an illustrator, photographer, writer, animator and director who has achieved international recognition for his commercials and short films. In the past few years, he has developed a universe of his own, where all his different forms of expression merge together to create a complete, personal world. His very distinctive style mixes digital tools … Continued
Ové Pictures are two chicas, directors and illustrators: Veronika Obertová and Michaela Čopíková. Together, they create animation, music videos, projections, illustrations, and motion design.
Stéphane is co-director of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart. Sold in over 30 countries, the animated feature film was nominated for major awards including César 2015, Berlinale 2014, and the European Film Awards 2014. His commercials and music videos have also proved hits on the international festival scene – Stephane has won Golden Prize at … Continued
Amsterdam-based director Yoes Benli studied directing at the Dutch Academy of Fine Arts in Breda. He then began his career as a compositor and 3D animator for TV networks, before striking out on his own as a director over 10 years ago. Yoes specializes in combining different elements in his work- be they real actors, … Continued
Alexey graduated as a rocket engineer from Moscow Technical University in 1988. His life took a different turn when he joined the famous Russian animation studio Pilot, where he began working as an Animation Director. From there, he moved to Varga Studio in Budapest where he worked on a multitude of TV series, including as … Continued