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ABOUT ME

I LOVE ANIMATION! and I have been working for 14+ years in roles such as HEAD OF STORY, STORYBOARD SUPERVISOR and STORY ARTIST in the animation industry. Prior to this, I spent six more years directing, writing and animating my own independent shortfilms.

 

Currenly, I'm working for ILLUMINATION ENTERTAINMENT/UNIVERSAL (USA).

Previously, I worked for 8+ years at AARDMAN ANIMATIONS (UK), 3 years at 737 SHAKER (SPAIN), and 1+ year at ZINKIA ENTERTAINMENT (SPAIN).
 

In 2018, I was nominated for an Emile Award  for ‘Best Storyboarding’ as part of ‘Early Man’ film story team. In 2020, I was HEAD OF STORY for the Aardman/Netflix project ‘ROBIN ROBIN’ (2021). In the past, I’ve worked in several feature films and TV series and I was STORYBOARD SUPERVISOR for the series Jelly Jamm Season 2 (2013).

Projects I’ve worked on include:

Feature films:

  • UNTITLED PROJECT (in production)

  • CHIKEN RUN 2 (in production)

  • SHAUN THE SHEEP 2: FARMAGEDDON (2020) (Oscar nominated 2021)

  • EARLY MAN (2018) (7 Annie nominations 2019)

  • SHAUN THE SHEEP Movie (2015) (Oscar nominated 2016)

TV specials:

  • ROBIN ROBIN (2021) (HEAD OF STORY) (Oscar nominated 2022) 

  • THE FARMER’S LAMAS: Shaun The sheep (2015) (Emmy Award Winner 2016)

TV shows:

  • SHAUN THE SHEEP Season 6 (2019) (Emmy Award Winner 2021)

  • SHAUN THE SHEEP Season 4 (2014) (Bafta Winner 2015)

  • JELLY JAMM (2013) Season 2 (STORYBOARD SUPERVISOR)

  • JELLY JAMM (2012) Season 1 

  • POCOYO (2007) (Bafta Winner 2007)

Personal shortfilms:

  • DANIEL’S JOURNEY (2009) (17 awards, 76 festival selections)

  • ABOUT SOFIA (2005) (7 awards, 50 festival selections)

  • MY GRANDMOTHER (2004) (3 awards, 27 festival selections)

  • THE FAMILY (2002) (2 awards, 18 festival selections)

Commercials:

  • DFS – Wallace & Gromit ‘Grand Comfort Sale’

  • DFS – Wallace & Gromit ‘A Christmas Carol’

  • JET-PUFFED – The Fluffy Side of Life

  • CHOCAPIC – Et PAF

  • HAVAS – MOD

  • DUBAI - Red Knuckles 

These personal films were selected in festivals throughout the world including Annecy Int. Animation Festival (FRANCE), Ottawa Int. Animation Festival (CANADA), Chicago Int. Children Film Festival (USA), and Huesca Int. Shortfilm festival (SPAIN).

Also, In 2005 I gained a ‘MA in Animation’ at the Royal College of Art in London. As for the future, I’m also occupied in what I feel is my true passion: scriptwriting and directing for animation. I have several ideas I'm developing in the hope that some day they'll become feature films and I'll direct them.