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Animation Critique, online feedback for animators.

Posted in Events, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , on September 23, 2016 by pablonavarro

Hi to you all!

I’m happy to announce that Animation Critique it is up and running!

Animation Critique by Eric Lessard, it is an online platform to submit your animation shots and get professional advice, feedback and guidance from professional animation directors…….me included   🙂

Please check it out and have a look what the site have to offer you!


I’m very exited to be part of the team that will review and advice your animation.

All artists that are involved in this nice project are passionate by the craft, and we love to see your work and help you improve on it!

Hope to see you soon there,  and if you know a fellow animator that may need some feedback….well, don’t be selfish and share this secret weapon with him  🙂


Cheers to you all!


Reno Armanet short film OA running for Oscar Selection

Posted in Animation, Events with tags , , , , , , , , , on September 5, 2013 by pablonavarro

I had the pleasure of animating the short film OA along with my good friend and Director and co-founder of TigoboAnimation Studios, Reno Armanet.

Now the short film is running for the Oscar selection.


The animated short film OA will be screened at:

Laemmle Theatres, Royal (room)

11523 Santa Monica Blvd.

West L.A., CA 90025

The dates for the screenings are:


Friday 6th – Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th at 11:25 am & 12:25 pm

And on Sunday at 12:25 pm the screening will have the presence of the director Reno Armanet

If you’re near, go and support this great short film, you’ll have a great time for sure.

or if you’re not around, you can always put a “like” in the TigoboAnimation Facebook page.

SUPPORT OA on its new facebook PAGE/// LIKE OA///

Cartoon Connection Quebec is a wrap!

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , , , on December 13, 2012 by pablonavarro

I was invited to give a Masterclass at the Cartoon Connection event in Quebec City, Canada.

Thank you to all the passionated people who attended the conference, it was a pleasure to share and to spend time with you all!

I hope that you all went out of that room motivated and inspirated to create great animation performances and continue your careers with passion!


Thank you Cartoon Connection and thank you great animation people!

All the best!

New interview on

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , on September 21, 2012 by pablonavarro

A few days ago I was contacted from the web site to do a interview.

We did it and it is posted on the web site, you can read it at


The web site creators wish to interview all people related to animation, an interesting project.

So far they have more than 600 interviews about people working in animation, and mine is another one grossing the lines, so if you’re interested in animation, just surf the website and you’ll find a lot of insight of this art form called animation.

Hope you enjoy!


Compania Perfecta, interview to Pablo Navarro…… :)

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , on May 23, 2011 by pablonavarro

Hi to ya’ll

A few years back, the blogger Ruth, made me a interview for her site Compania Perfecta, A blog dedicated to animation.

We spend 4 hours talking about animation and life…….is hard to come to me and ask a question about animation……you know….you should have in mind that I’m gonna talk for hours about the subject 😉

Anyways, Ruth had managed to resume those 4 hours in a interesting interview, I invite you all to take a look to Her blog and website, she’s a great artist too!

For the English speaking people:

Sorry, the interview was made and writen in Spanish….maybe with auto translation may work for you guys.

Interview Link

Compania Perfecta

Ruth2m Blog

I hope ya’ll enjoy the read!

Creative Talent Network Expo Animation Insiders panel.

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 20, 2011 by pablonavarro

Last year I was invited to give a talk along with great animators like Andreas Deja, Tony De Rosa, Victor Navone and Eric Goldberg.

It was a great experience to be there, and now I can share it with you all.

Many interesting things had been said over there, I hope you enjoy it!

Only one thing can I say……OMG! Is that my voice?! why I sound like that!!!! 🙂

For more info on the pannel, follow this link:

Or if you’re interested in CTN or CTNX follow this links:

And I will like to share with y’all too a couple of videos from CTNX 2010, from very good friends of mine, they gave panels too, and I find what they had said interesting, I hope you find it interesting too!

Headless productions Panel:

Sergio Pablos Talking about Animation:


Posted in Events with tags , , , , , on April 8, 2011 by pablonavarro

Hi to ya’ll

In this  upcoming edition of ANNECY Animation Festival, TigoboANIMATION STUDIO Renaud Armanet and I will give a 4 days Masterclass since 13th to 16th June 2011.

If happens that yo’re around in the festival, and you’ll like to share 4 days of passion for animation, this is your chance.

We will be talking about:

Animation and experimental full animation.

Visual development.

Prepparing your portfolio and demo for school or job applyances.

Review and advice of Personal Projects.

If you want to apply please reffer to :

or if you need more info relate to the original masterclass website.

Hope to see you there!

Venus and the Sun finally done!!! Premier coming soon!

Posted in Animation, Events, Short Films with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 7, 2011 by pablonavarro

Hi to ya’ll, Venus and the Sun, is a short film in wich I’ve been directing animation, and done several parts of the animation myself, had come to a end!

After a long month of hard work, coffe, and afterhours, the great team of artists had finished a nice piece of live action and animation!

Venus and the Sun is a short film starring the beautifull model Kelley Hazel in her first step into her new career as an actress. She stars alongside comedian and comedy actor Will Smith (THE THICK OF IT) and Ukweli Roach (STREETDANCE 3D).

Based on myths from Ovid’s Metamorphoses, the film was written by Reuben Grove, produced by Andy Brunskill and directed by Adam Randall.

Animation Direction done by Pablo Navarro.

Animation producer Lottie Hope.

The film premieres in London on the 10th March, 2011 at the Rich Mix Cinema, Shoreditch with after party at CONCRETE.

On 14th March 2011 Venus & The Sun will be available worldwide online from and as part of an App from the App Store.


You guys can check on some old posts some of the character design I’ve made for the short film.

Soon, once the film is released I’m gonna upload some of the rough animation, so ya’ll can enjoy some rough lines creating the “illusion of life” 😉


Follow the link bellow for more info on the short film.

Creative Talent Network Expo Panel and Book Signature

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , , , , , , on November 15, 2010 by pablonavarro






It is  confirmed, I’m gonna be talking animation with two great Animation Masters, Andreas Deja and Tony Derosa.

The Panel is called Animation Insiders and it will take place on Sunday November 21th at the Academy Room 2 at 10:00Am.

And on Sunday 21th too, I’ll be signing Animation Insiders book copies, sponsored by Nucleus Gallery, at the Special Events room, at 1:30Pm.

Here you’ll find a link to the schedule of events within the Creative Talent Network Expo.

Don’t miss either the participation of Renaud Armanet from TigoboAnimation Studios!.


Hope to see you all over there!

Animation Insiders Book: Pablo’s Chapter for FREE Download!

Posted in Events with tags , , , , on September 6, 2010 by pablonavarro

Hello ya’ll!!

In the web site of Animation Insiders, you’re gonna find the chapter I’ve wrote for free, along with Mike Nguyen’s one too!

It is a great opportunity to have a taste of what the book’s all about.

And don’t forget that the book isfull of chapters like this ones, with great texts and experiences from the best animators in the animation community.

If you didn’t have the chance to get one book, or you are not sure to get one, this is the chance to taste a bit of what’s inside Animation Insiders!

Follow the link to download the free chapters!

Hope ya’ll like it! like I enjoy writing it 😉