Talent Guide

Olivia Valdez

  • Discipline:Animator
  • Program Year:Grants and Awards 2023, Project Involve 2023


Olivia is a stop motion animator and filmmaker from Florida, USA. After achieving her Bachelor’s at New York University, Olivia attended BAU, Barcelona School of Design for her Master’s in stop motion. While there she and two others made their first short film, The Weight of It (2021). In December 2022, Olivia completed her solo directorial debut in her stop motion short, The Test. She and her team fabricated and animated the film out of her parent’s garage. Olivia hopes that one day her name will be thee reference for stop motion horror.