Passion Pictures signs director Kirsten Lepore for UK, European and US representation!
Passion Pictures is excited to announce the signings of Kirsten Lepore to their UK, European and US rosters.
Kirsten Lepore is a director, designer and animator. She was named one of the 50 most creative people of 2011 by Creativity Magazine and has gone on to work with clients including Google, MTV, Yo Gabba Gabba, Toyota and Nickelodeon amongst others.
Kirsten’s work is colourful, mischievous and charming with a hand-crafted finish. Her 2010 stop-motion short, “Bottle” received the first ever Student Annie Award, as well as taking top prizes at Slamdance, Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart, Annecy, BAFTA LA Student Film Awards and the Vimeo Awards, to name but a few!
On signing with Passion she says, ‘I totally love and trust Passion's sensibility and am so looking forward to working together.’
Passion Pictures signs director Lucas Zanotto for UK and US representation
Passion Pictures is excited to announce the signing of Lucas Zanotto their UK and US rosters.
Born in Italy, Lucas studied Industrial and Graphic Design before moving in to animation direction. His work is predominantly mixed media in approach, comprising multiple techniques and deriving a modern, playful and analogue feel whilst retaining every inch of charm.
Lucas has directed commercials for clients including O2 and Google as well as an array of short films. He has designed and developed apps for iPhone and created films for the prestigious Saatchi Gallery. Alongside picking up a Gold Lion at Cannes this year, his work has screened at acclaimed festivals including Pictoplasma, ITFS and the Ottawa Film Festival.
Of joining Passion Pictures, he states, ‘Signing to Passion will open exciting doors and opportunities, allowing me to take my work into new and larger markets whilst continuing to explore original techniques and styles within my work.’