La Calesita

A heartfelt story of the beloved Argentinian merry-go-round operators who have dedicated their lives to providing fun and happiness to children and their neighborhoods. This is a story of perseverance and community above the individual.


Augusto Schillaci

Argentina, Canada, USA

no dialogue

Short Animation Films

10 minutes

2022 (Middle East Premiere)

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Augusto Schillaci

Augusto Schillaci was born in 1975 in Argentina. He is a director, writer and Senior VFX supervisor. He directed multiple projects including the inaugural animated short films from the “Best Fiends” mobile app franchise, animated commercial spots for LEGO Batman and Chevrolet as well as game cinematic for “Transformers” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”. He held the role of Senior VFX Sup on Reel FX's 3D feature films including the Golden Globe-nominated film, “The Book of Life”.