Laura Ratta

Laura Ratta

ScreenSkills High-end TV Art Department Trainee

  • Location: Bristol
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available
Production Safety Passport

After spending over a decade in the advertising industry as an Art Director and Animator, I want to better comprehend and improve my confidence with live-action filming and its associated process in order to further the development of my artistic and professional ambition into something that I believe in.

I am passionate about film and storytelling and want to be able to demonstrate my worth and improve my capacities in the art department team of a film production.

I am very keen to acquire and to practise new skills and am not afraid of new challenges.

While cultivating my love for interior design and theatre I also appreciate art in every of its forms and try to gain as much different skills as possible and broaden my range of experiences.

I also believe that travelling is a fundamental learning and discovery instrument. An essential part for the unearthing of new cultures, creative styles, and the arousal of new ideas and new ways of looking at things.

PSP Holder

This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

PSP Details

Safe Management of Productions

1st Option Safety Group

24th March 2019 - 24th March 2024

Work History

Freelance_ Set Dressing, Art director, Stop motion Animator - Epoch Design, Bristol

Sep 2016 - Dec 2018

Freelance Motion graphic designer - This is Home, Bristol

Jul 2011 - Dec 2018

Freelance, Animator Director and Art director - Halo Media Communications, Bristol

Jan 2016 - May 2016

Freelance Motion Graphic Designer for a cinema-advertising agency - The Shooting Star Picture Company, Sydney, Australia

Sep 2007 - Jan 2015

Freelance Stop Motion Director and Animator - OMNI PRODUCTION, Bristol

Aug 2013 - Jan 2014

Freelance Animator and Motion graphic Designer - WORKBRANDS, Bristol

Feb 2012 - Dec 2012

Animator Director - TF1, Paris, France

Aug 2011 - Apr 2012

Teacher Junior Fellow - University of the West Of England, Bristol

Sep 2009 - Jul 2010

Title Designer and Animator for a series of films celebrating the return of the SS Great Britain to Bristol. - UWE, Bristol

Feb 2010 - Jun 2010

Freelance Animator and Motion Graphic Designer - Propaganda, Bristol

Sep 2008 - Jun 2008

Teacher Junior Fellow - University of Alghero, Italy

Aug 2007 - Sep 2007

Multimedia Designer - Whirpool Europe, Italy

Nov 2006 - Apr 2007

Character Designer and Stop Motion animator - Crackartoons Studios, Milan

Apr 2006 - Aug 2006

Education

Animation - MA - University of the West of England, Bristol

Sep 2007 - Jun 2009

Industrial Design & Visual Communication - BA - Polytechnic of Milan, Italy

Sep 2003 - Jun 2006

Art & Design - High School Certificate - High school " U. Boccioni" , Milan, Italy

Sep 1997 - Jun 2002

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