Joana Teixeira

Joana Teixeira was born in 1991, in Ponta Delgada, the Azores.

In 2014, she obtained her degree in Painting from the Lisbon University Faculty of Fine Arts having, in 2011,  completed several courses and training sessions in the fields of animation, cartoon/comic strip and illustration.

In 2015, she completed a pedagogic skills course to be a trainer, and since 2014 has taught on animation workshops.

As a graphic artist and animator, she has collaborated since 2012 on films and other animation projects, including: Vígil/Vigil by Rita Crunchinho: Suspensão/Suspension and Cáusticos/Caustics by Luís Soares, and Sr. Passageiro/Mr. Passenger, O Ciclo/The Cycle, and Dom Fradique by Zepe.

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Luís Correia

Luís Correia was born in Lisbon in 1960.He studied at the Lisbon School of Theatre and Film and has a “Master of Arts in Film Directing” from Edinburgh College of Art. In 1984/85, he

Zepe

José Pedro Cavalheiro, aka Zepe, was born in Porto in 1956. He has a degree in Experimental Animation and Videography in Cinematography from the Brussels School of Visual Arts/École Nationale

Regina Guimarães

Regina Guimarães, aka Corbe, was born in Porto, in 1957. Alongside her poems, published in editions of a confidential nature, she has developed her work in Theatre, Translation, Song, Dramaturgy,

Luís Soares

Luís Soares was born in Lisbon 1981. He is currently directing his second short animation – Suspension – with support from ICA (Instituto do Cinema e Audiovisual/Institute of Cinema and

Joana Teixeira

Joana Teixeira was born in 1991, in Ponta Delgada, the Azores. In 2014, she obtained her degree in Painting from the Lisbon University Faculty of Fine Arts having, in 2011, 

Rui Gonçalves

Rui Pedro Ricardo Gonçalves, from Amarante, was born in 1994. Having studied at Porto Art School, he later applied to the Lisbon Faculty of  Fine Arts to do a degree

João Lucas

Portuguese – born in Lisbon in 1964 – he started studying music aged 8 and obtained the highest grade in piano from the National Conservatory of Music.  His eclectic abilities

Inês Caldeira

Born in 1995, in Setúbal where she also completed high school. She studied at the Lisbon Faculty of Fine Arts where she obtained her degree in Multimedia Art in 2019. 

João Dias

João Dias is a character animator, who is responsible for the animation department at Ocidental Filmes. Before starting at Ocidental Filmes, João worked as 3D character animator on VFX at