Scott Portingale is an award winning animation director living in Edmonton, Canada. He is known for blending time-lapse and stop-motion animation to create multi-media short films inspired by narratives rooted in science, nature and the human experience. His latest film Infinitude was featured by some of the leading art/design/science blogs including Gizmodo, WIRED, Petapixel. His client list includes The Edmonton Oilers, Geffen Media, Backroad Productions, CKUA, Alberta Council of Women's Shelters, and Clearwater Documentary. Working with some of the leading producers in Western Canada Scott has collaborated on projects for both broadcast television and advertising for clients such as Alberta Treasury Branch, Alberta Government, CBC, CTV, and NFB.
~Edmonton International Film Festival (Best Short Film) (Midnight Matinee)
~The Banff Centre for the Arts (Global TV Network Scholarship)
~Stonefair International Film Festival (Best Experimental Film) (Infinitude)
~Honorable Mention (LA Underground Film Festival) (Infinitude)
~Canadian International Film Festival (Best Animation Award) (Midnight Matinee)
~Mexico International Film Festival (Golden Palm Award) (Midnight Matinee)
~Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers Film Festival (Audience Choice Award) (Photosynthesis)