My Top 10 List

It’s not surprising that small independent studios are usually the ones that take on projects that are in some ways unique, but not always well known. It’s a matter of history now that smaller companies than Disney Works successfully created many popular animated cartoons and short features that became famous. Computers and graphic design programs enabled easier creation of moving images.

The Hampa Way

Even so, Hampa Studio took it upon itself to design and draw a short, 12 minute, animated movie called Margarita. This award winning short was based on a poem by the famous Nicaraguan poet, Ruben Dario, who was considered the father of ‘Modernism’ and a great influence in Spanish Literature of the 20th century. Continue reading “What Makes Margarita so Beautiful?” »