Lives and works in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Born in 1983, Diego Akel works with illustration, fine arts, photography and animated film. His works are the result of mixing all these approaches. Since his first short film in 1998 he produced dozens of films, screening all over Brazil and around the world, and won several prizes. His personal blog register his production processes, references, inspirations and upcoming work: cineakel.blogspot.com.br (in portuguese)