Gizmo is an award winning animation studio that offers a range of 3D, 2D, character development, visual effects, production, direction and post production services to integrated content and films. With exceptional CG characters and environments, Gizmo produces high end cinematics for world-class gaming companies.
He graduated as ‘Animation Director’ in 2002 and co-founded Gizmo Animation Studios. Ema excels in finding the perfect visual style for every story he works on. His talent in creating compelling storytelling can be appreciated in the works he has produced for NetFlix, Honda, Coca Cola, Beats by Dre and Disney, to name a few. Since 2013 he has been immersed in the gaming industry, in charge of directing AAA video game cinematic trailers for developers like WB Games, NCSOFT, Ubisoft, Gameloft and GSN. Throughout his career as an Animation Director, many of his projects won world-class distinctions and awards like Cannes Lions, ProMax BDA, Clio and the New York Festivals.
Flamboyant Paradise is the alliance of award winning directors Javier Lourenço & Antoine Quairiat. Heading an experienced creative film-making team, they focus on outstanding art direction and provocative comedy storytelling. They create top-notch animations and unusual live action. They develop incredible characters in their unique worlds. They produce fluffy emotions, colorful palettes and sunny smiles.
Javier & Antoine’s awards cabinet includes CannesLions, Clio, New York Festival, London IAA, USH Idea, Cíclope, Fiap, El Ojo, Milano Film Festival, Clermont Ferrand, Art Futura, Expotoons and the latest Argentina Creative Creative Circle Awards Grand Prix, among others.
Nicolas Presas is a passionate art director who’s been involved in different successful projects since 2012. He has huge experience in 2D and 3D animation, as well as stop motion. Nicolas’ restless personality allows him to constantly research and develop fascinating stories, filled with worlds and characters loaded with great personality that are created with a unique visual style.
Sawa started drawing as soon as his toddler’s hands could grab a pencil. For as long as he can remember, making up stories and creating new universes have always been his favourite games, that is the reason why he enjoys so much illustrating and directing animated projects. He would not trade it for anything else in the world! In 1999 he immersed himself in the animation world and from then on, his love for this art started growing more and more. He has been the head-creative of many projects for very important clients such as Disney Channel, Cartoon Network, Lobo, Mtv and Leo Burnett, to name a few. In 2013 he founded DeTuco, an animation studio, with other directors with whom he created content of 2d and 3d animation. Nowadays, he continues looking for new challenges that passionate him and let him show his talent to the world.