The animation of Latin America, Spain, and Portugal will be showcased through talks, presentations, screenings, and awards — all accessible online.
Padrón created Cuba’s most enduring cartoon character, directed its first animated feature, and drew some of its most popular comics.
A total of 22 works — features, shorts, series, and video games — from nine Ibero-American countries are in contention for an award.
The awards, which honor animation from Latin America, Spain, and Portugal, will return to Tenerife on April 16–18, 2020.
The Ibero-American Animation Quirino White Paper lays the groundwork for collaborations and co-productions between 23 countries.
The challenge for Latin American creators: telling stories about subjects and themes particular to their identity, without sacrificing broad global appeal.
Over 50 studios from across Mexico are in attendance at La Cumbre, taking place this week.
The second annual Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards celebrated the stylistic diversity and daring storytelling of animation films from the region.