Finalist Judge / Explanatory / Visual Essay

Marie-Margaux Tsakiri-Scanatovits

Moth

Marie-Margaux is a Greek/Italian Animation director based in London and a co-founder of Moth, an award winning animation studio acclaimed for their sensitive and thought provoking hand-drawn animation with an emphasis on design and story.

Her films use interviews and observational drawings to tell personal stories of her family cycle and childhood, and her graduation film ‘My Mother’s Coat’ has been shown and awarded in festivals worldwide.

She is also a visiting tutor and lecturer at various universities, including the Arts University Bournemouth, Kingston University, and the Royal College of Art.