Luca & Sinem

The Brave Heart
See Them, Catch Them, Eat Them
Treasure Hunt
World Leaders
Fingers Tale
A Pistol Against My Head

Luca&Sinem are an animation directing duo in London. Passionate about bringing character driven stories to life with their charming animations, the London based directing duo design, direct and create commercials, short films and original content.

Their films have a raw directing style employing a mix of illustration, 3D and 2D highly stylised animation techniques. Known for quirky, lovable and eccentric story telling, their work has been commissioned for various commercial clients including Oreo and Officeworks, while their independent short films have received critical acclaim. ‘Fingers Tale’, the duo’s surreal animated short, has been selected for Oscar qualified Atlanta Film Festival, and screened at other major festivals around the world.

Awards & Recognition

British Animation Awards 2018 (Shortlisted)
Vimeo Staff Pick 2014
Atlanta Film Festival 2014 - Festival Collective Selection (Oscar Qualified)
Toronto Animation Arts Festival International 2013 - Best of Selection
Lucerne International Film Festival 2014 - Showcase Selection
SIGGRAPH Asia 2013 (Oscar Qualified)
Pictoplasma 2013
Official Selections
Anima Mundi 2014 (Oscar Qualified)
Festival Chilemonos 2013
Animation Block Party 2013
Anibar International Animation Festival 2013
ANIM'EST International Animation Festival 2013
European Animated Film Festival BALKANIMA 2013
Bradford Animation Festival 2013
La Scatola Blu, Italy 2013
MECAL Festival International of Short Film and Animation of Barcelona 2014
Cine-Court Anime Roanne 2014
Northwest Animation Festival 201
Melbourne International Animation Festival 2014
Imaginaria 2014 
Milano Film Festival 2014

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