PES (director), Date of Birth, Place of Birth


PES (director)

American animator

Date of Birth: 26-May-1973

Place of Birth: New Jersey, United States

Profession: screenwriter, cinematographer, animator, film director, film producer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About PES (director)

  • Adam Pesapane (born May 26, 1973), known by the pseudonym PES, is an Oscar and Emmy-nominated American director and stop-motion animator of numerous short films and commercials.
  • In 2013, his short film Fresh Guacamole was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.
  • It is the shortest film ever nominated for an Oscar.
  • In 2016, his commercial for the Honda Motor Co.
  • entitled "Paper" earned an Emmy Award nomination for "Outstanding Commercial of 2016." After receiving a B.A.
  • in English Literature at the University of Virginia, PES migrated to film as a storytelling medium.
  • His use of everyday objects and stop-motion animation to create original material is instantly recognizable.
  • His work has been recognized in the United States and internationally, especially the short films Roof Sex, KaBoom!, Game Over, Western Spaghetti, and Fresh Guacamole.
  • An early influence on PES's animation style is the work of Czech surrealist Jan ┼ávankmajer.

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