Amara Gantz

Born in Portland, Oregon and raised in Tasmania, animator, storyteller and visionary Amara Gantz thrives on bringing concepts to life through 2D animation and digital art. Amara once entered her own films into the MyState Student Film Festival, winning several awards such as Best Animation and Best Film for her animated shorts.

She has been in prolific motion to create stories of all kinds through this artistic medium. She recently embarked on a journey as an intern animator on Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinnochio in 2020, as well collaborated with various Tasmanian productions to create animated shorts and commercials.