About me

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Magali is an animation producer and director, experienced in 2D and 3D animation.

After a short period as an animator, she developed and produced 50+ bilingual nursery rhymes in animated videos for the preschool show Canticos on Nick Jr.

 

She is currently part of the Coming Together team at Sesame Workshop, producing a series of animated musical and narrative shorts for Sesame Street's YouTube channel, that touch on Social Justice curriculum points for 4-7 year olds.

 

Born and raised in Michoacán, Mexico, she holds an MFA in Animation and Motion Arts from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, and a BFA in Animation and Digital Arts from Tec de Monterrey in Mexico.  She recently returned to Pratt as a visiting instructor in the Digital Arts Department.

Currently living in New York City with her husband Jeremiah and drawers full of yarn.

Experience

2017-2021

Encantos

NYC

Creative Producer & Animation Director

● Ongoing animated short videos for Canticos Youtube Channel, production, content calendar & content creation.
● Canticos Bilingual App: Coordinating communication & timelines.
● Ongoing animation projects for marketing and growth team.

● Overseeing communication & timelines with in-house artists.
● Leading production calendar, pipeline and budget.
● Closely supervising the animation team.
● Storyboard supervision and revisions.
● Leading recording sessions, casting and direction.

2021 - present

Sesame Workshop

Creative Producer

New York, NY

Producing a series of animated shorts for the

Coming Together innitative including

  • 6 Music Videos

  • 6 Animated Shorts "The Power of We Club"

2022 - present

Pratt Institute

Visiting Instructor

Brooklyn, NY

Visiting instructor in the Digital Arts Department, classes include:

  • Post Production

2018-2019

Bloomfield College

Bloomfield, NJ

Adjunct Lecturer

Taught in the Creative Arts and Technology Department.

Classes:
● Advanced 3D animation (Rigging in Maya)
● Character design

● Creating a Portfolio

Get in Touch

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