Nata Metlukh

is an animation filmmaker and illustrator based in San Francisco.

She studied classical animation at Vancouver Film School and animated film directing at Estonian Academy of Arts.

She likes borzoi dogs.


Animation Awards

• Winner at Ottawa International Animation Festival (Canada, 2015)
• Winner at Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival (United Arab Emirates, 2016)
• Winner at Spark Animation Festival (Canada, 2015)
• Winner at Corto Helvetico al Femminile Festival (Switzerland, 2017)
• Winner at 100 Films in 100 Minutes by Kyiv Int’l Short Film Festival (Ukraine, 2017)
• 2nd place at Hamburg Animation Award (Germany, 2015)
• 2nd place Jury Winner at Audience Awards Animations Shorts Film Festival (USA, 2018)
• 3d place at Chilemonos (Chile, 2016)
• 3d place at Short Film Breaks (Romania, 2017)
• Audience Award at Etiuda&Anima Film Festival (Poland, 2016)
• Audience Choice at Exposure Short Film Festival (United Kingdom, 2017)
• Special Jury Mention at Short Of The Year Promofest (Spain, 2016)
• Special Award at Aninetwork Fest (Czech Republic, 2017)
• Most Inspirational Short Film at Reel 2 Real International Film Festival (Canada, 2017)
• Special Mention at Spiritual Film Festival Contracorriente (Colombia, 2017)
• Best New Talent by Motionographer (USA, 2017)
• Original Design Award at Animation Block Party (USA, 2018) • Life-Affirming Freedom of Creativity at Multivision Festival (Russia, 2018) • Nomination at European Animation Awards (The Emile Awards) (France, 2018)