Paloma Baeza - Fredrikstad Animation Festival

Paloma Baeza

Paloma Baeza draws on her acting and screenwriting background to develop captivating storylines starring furry puppets and subtle humour, while also collaborating with household names including Cillian Murphy and Helena Bonham Carter. As a graduate of the National Film and Television School, Paloma developed her stop-motion and puppetry skills, with her animated short film Poles Apart earning an Annie and a BAFTA. Named as one of the Variety Animators to Watch, Paloma was also credited with helming Alex Garland’s animation and live-action hybrid movie The Toymaker’s Secret for Sony Tristar and bringing the life and work of iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo to life in a new animated film currently in development with Universal Content Group.