British animator Joanna Quinn will be in Bilbao to receive the Animakom 2022 Award.
British animator Joanna Quinn discovered animation while studying Graphic Design at Middlesex University London. Her graduation film, “Girls Night Out”, introduced audiences to the character of Beryl and kick-started Joanna’s animation career by winning 3 awards at Annecy. She is renowned internationally for her drawing skills, wonderful characterisations and her humour. Joanna’s films have won many awards including 4 BAFTA’s, 3 EMMY’s and 3 OSCAR® nominations. Joanna works collaboratively with writer/producer partner Les Mills and their most recent film “Affairs of the Art” was nominated at the 2022 Academy Awards.