Luciana Eguti and Paulo Muppet founded Birdo with 2 computers and a fax machine back in 2005. They now share the roles of producers and directors over a team of multitalented artists that include writers, designers, and animators.
Their films as directors have been awarded in festivals and selected for prestigious publications such as Stash, Pictoplasma, Vimeo Staff Picks and Youtube’s global homepage. As Birdo’s animation directors, Luciana and Paulo worked on more than 80 projects, including 6 feature films, 17 short films and music videos, dozens of commercials for clients such as FIAT, Google and Unilever and many other diverse projects from social games to theater plays. More recently Luciana and Paulo created together with their team the Olympic and Paralympic Mascots for Rio 2016 and are also directors on the Mascot’s animated contents.
They were also producers on the 2014 South by Southwest selected short-film “Caveirão” and on the winning project of Nickelodeon International Short Film Program “Monster Pack”. They are currently producing the animated series “Oswaldo” for Cartoon Network and “Cupcake and Dinosaur” in co-production with EOne Entertainment.