Director, scriptwriter, illustrator, storyboarder and animator. The relevance of Rosana Urbes to animation in Brazil is unanimously recognized by professionals of the area. With more than 20 years of career, six of them in the animation team of several Disney Studios films such as “Mulan”, “Tarzan”, “The New Wave of the Emperor” and “Lilo & Stitch”, she has also coordinated free workshops of live models for professionals.
Enthusiast of the traditional 2D animation technique. “Guida”, her first authorial film, has more than 60 awards at Festivals around the world, including the “Annecy International Animated Film Festival” (France) with two prizes: Cristal “Jean Luc Xiberras” and international critics awards. The “AnimaMundi Festival” (Brazil), with 5 awards, 3 of best film by public vote, Canal Brasil and BNDES.
The “World Celebration Animation” (Los Angeles-USA), as best traditional animated film, The “Festival de Havana” (Cuba), as best film by jury and audience awards. “Chilemonos” (Chile), as best Latin American film. In addition to numerous invitations such as the “Hiroshima Festival” (Japan) at the “Best of the World” Screening.