Simone Giampaolo Animation

Simone Giampaolo is a multi-award-winning director based in London with an insatiable appetite for storytelling and humour. In 2013, he graduated with distinction from the BA (Hons) Computer Animation Art & Design course at the National Centre for Computer Animation in Bournemouth. Since then, Simone has been working as commercial director with some of the largest animation studios in the UK (Aardman, Jellyfish Pictures, BlueZoo, Axis Studios) on a multitude of projects for clients such as Cartoon Network, Google, Sky, Netflix, Disney, Lego, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Lucasfilm and BBC.
When he isn’t crafting commissioned films, Simone loves working on his own independent shorts. Throughout his career he’s directed, storyboarded and animated on over ten original animated short films, including his recent ‘Only a Child’ (currently on its very successful festival run).