Katarina Kerekesova

Katarina Kerekesova is Slovak, director, animator, illustrator and producer. In the course of her work Katarina has used numerous animation techniques, ranging from drawing and cut-out to puppet animation. Her award-winning student film Lovers Without Dresses combines 16mm camera footage with spare, playful drawing. Her graduate film Origin of the World is pixilation combined with big puppets in landscape, and the musical melodrama Stones is done in stop-motion. In 2009 Katarina founded her own production company Fool Moon. Her recent projects, children series Mimi and Lisa and The Websters, are animated digitally and feature a brightly colored, lyrical aesthetic, both IPs are international coproductions and can be seen in various European territories. As a chairwoman Katarina represents the Slovak Association of Animated Film Producers and she teaches at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava.


CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.

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