Can you tell us a bit of your art background prior to VANAS?
From 2002 to 2015, I served as Director of RW Cine Brazil, a film production company based in Rio de Janeiro specializing in independent documentary work. In 1999 I worked at Tibet Films and Estudios Mega, Rio de Janeiro as 3D Generalist and Motion Graphics/VFX. Creating 3D animations and professional Motion Graphics VFX for music video clips, corporate videos and commercials. In 1996, I worked as 3D Generalist and video editor at MultRio.
What were your motivations to take the program?
I learned animation on the fly, working in production companies, I decided to take the course because I wanted to improve my animation skills through an official animation education process.
How has VANAS helped you?
VANAS helped me put together my skills in the Motion Art of Animation.
|"VANAS helped me put together my skills in the Motion Art of Animation."|
Can you mention some A-ha! moments during your education?
I learned how to Lip-Sync during the course and for me it was a very important skill to learn.
|"I feel more confident applying for Jobs"|
How do you compare your art skills before and after VANAS?
Now I feel more confident applying for Jobs in the animation area, and my career as a Documentary Filmmaker helps in the foundations of movie making process for animation.
What was your favourite class and teacher?