Born in Porto in 1980, graduated in Design from Fine Arts School of Porto and holds a Master of Arts in Illustration from Camberwell College of Arts, London. Founded in 2011, Sparkle Animation, a London based animation studio.
He won, among others awards, the “Young Film Director”, at the Cinanima festival 2004, with the film “A Menina Gorda”.
Luis da Matta Almeida
Working in animation since 1987, he is producer and director of Zeppelin Filmes, membership of European Cartoon Board and Vice-President of APPA(Portuguese Animation Producers Association).
He produced, directed and distributed animated films and series, which won 102 international awards including the Cartoon d’Or in 2000.