Conga Milonga

Experimental animation made by scraping and painting on film supplied by the Institute of Cinematographic Art (Avellaneda, Buenos Aires). As innovation, after digitized, speed was reduced to 12 frames per second instead of the 24 original.

  • Charlie Martinez
  • Charlie Martinez
  • Charlie Martinez
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    1 minute 29 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 22, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    10 USD
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  • Shooting Format:
    16 mm, digital
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Director Biography - Charlie Martinez

I am independent animator, professional musician, recording engineer and lawyer.

During my childhood I trained in Garaycochea School where I studied drawing with "Goyo" Mazzeo and cartoon with Oswal (Osvaldo Viola). In parallel, over the years I turned into a regular self-taught musician, multi-instrumentalist today. Oswal teacher drew me a picture for the cover art my first released album ( "Try", 2002).

While in law school, I realized painting courses at IUNA, drawing the human figure in San Martin Cultural Center and cartoon with Rodolfo Mutuverría (Garaycochea).

Today, I am a student of the Institute Film Avellaneda (IDAC) in his second year of Animated Film Direction. In 2015 I attended a workshop Pixilation Stop Motion and teacher Juan Pablo Zaramella, in the Kirchner Cultural Center. The same year Expotoons year selected a short film directed, animated and music by me and four companions IDAC (chess).

I am also the director of a small cartoon studio Argentine, Monstruodibujos and we are just starting to do some commercials and short own content.

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