Kirsten Lepore is an animator and director based in the LA.
Her 2010 stop-motion short, “Bottle” (2010), just received the first ever Student Annie Award, as well as being awarded top prizes at Slamdance, the Stuttgart Animation festival, Florida Film Fest, Vimeo Awards, Anim’est, Stop Motion Film Festival and many others. Her 2008 animated film “Sweet Dreams” won the Special Jury Award at SXSW in 2009 and LACMA’s Young Director award in 2010. She was also recently featured as a rising talent by Animation Magazine and Focus Features.
With a client list including MTV, Toyota, Facebook, Nickelodeon, Nestlé, Heinz, and Glamour Magazine, her work has been featured on TV, the web, and at various international film festivals. Besides her passion for animation, Kirsten is also obsessed with kimchi, kombucha and other culinary wonders.
Kirsten was one of the guest artists at the first edition of 180 Creative Camp, which took place in Cerveira, in the summer of 2012. Watch below some of the works by Kirsten and also a the 180 ID about the artist directed by Canal180.