Director Paco Cruz has a flair for blending various media techniques (stop-motion, 3D and CGI included) into stories that are truly character-driven. While in film school at the School of Arts in Portugal he directed a short that won the Grand Prix of the European Capitol of Culture Festival, since then his work has won him many awards including Gold and Bronze in European film festivals. He has a strong passion for character-based comedy, and using the right type of media or medias to get his aesthetic across. He never loses sight of the entertainment factor in his stories… Look for small, human moments sprinkled throughout his work, which ranges from quirky comedy to sweeping, cinematic vignettes.