Finalist Judge

Emanuele Columbo


Emanuele Colombo is an award winning motion designer and director based in Milan.
He was born in 1983 and grew up in a little town in the middle of nowhere in surrounded by the Italian Alps, spending time building spaceships with Legos and dreaming of becoming a paleontologist.
Things went differently than expected: in 2008 he graduated from The University of Milan with a degree in Audio-Visual Communications.
In 2011 he started his career as freelance motion designer, that brought him to work for world renowned brands such as Google, MTV, NBC, Uefa, Espn, Microsoft, Ibm and American Express. In 2017 he founded Antimatter, an animation studio where he is currently working as designer and creative director.