João Gonzalez’s Oscar-nominated Portuguese short ‘Ice Merchants’ was also honored, taking home the visual development award.
This year’s Quirino Awards will take place on May 13 in the Canary Island city of La Laguna, Tenerife.
The three stop-motion productions swept every category in which they were represented at the Ibero-American awards ceremony.
Brazil, Chile, and Mexico lead the way with six nominations apiece.
2d animation performed well at this year’s edition of the awards, which honor animation from Spain, Portugal, and Latin America.
The awards, which celebrate the best in Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American animation, will be held on May 29.
The major get-together for Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American animation is due to take place on Tenerife on May 27–29.
Find out what the events are looking for and how to apply.
The best of Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American animation was honored at the virtual ceremony.
It’s not all Covid. Honest.
The animation of Latin America, Spain, and Portugal will be showcased through talks, presentations, screenings, and awards — all accessible online.
A total of 22 works — features, shorts, series, and video games — from nine Ibero-American countries are in contention for an award.
Camila Kater explains how she combined five different mediums in her debut film — and why she compares women to meat.
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.
Animation production throughout Latin America is booming, but the region must overcome many hurdles to fully develop its industry.
The second annual Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards celebrated the stylistic diversity and daring storytelling of animation films from the region.
Spanish artist Nacho Rodríguez invites us into his studio, and shares how his environment inspires and influences his animation work.
Complete list of winners from the inaugural Quirino Awards.
A look at the nominees of the Ibero-American Quirino Awards, which will be presented tonight.
The worlds of business and academia have not traditionally mixed effectively within the animation world, but this week’s Quirino Awards aims to change that.
Leading representatives from the Ibero-American animation industry are gathering this week to talk about the booming animation scene in the region.
This Spanish Canarian island might just be a slice of paradise right now for animation/vfx and gaming companies seeking to take root on European soil.