César Coelho and the Brazilian Animation Day

César Coelho, owner of the studio Campo4 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, mostly known as one of the creators of the biggest animation festival in America, the “Anima Mundi”, was invited to showcase some of the best brazilian animation from the past few years and talk about the festival he created in a known animation school in Vancouver CA, during the Brazilian Animation Day in Vancouver (9/14/2015). Him and a teacher from the school analized the short films and then played a feature called “O Menino e o Mundo” (The Boy and The World”). The first event of it’s kind … Continue reading César Coelho and the Brazilian Animation Day

SPARK Animation: Jorge Guitérrez

On september 25th 2015 Jorge Gutiérrez, director and visionaire that brought to us the Oscar nominated film “The Book Of Life”, was the guest speaker for the Spark Animation Festival in Vancouver, an event for people of the Animation Industry. The speak was very conventional, Jorge talked mainly about the begining of his career, the years he spent studying at CalArts and how the first steps of an artist are important to determine where he or her might get. He mentioned his influences for character designs and stories. It was three hours of a light conversation with the audience, very … Continue reading SPARK Animation: Jorge Guitérrez