Co-Director, Luis and the Aliens
Seán McCormack was born in Ireland and grew up in Luxembourg, where he started drawing, reading comics and getting into art and film. After going to a high school specialised in art, he graduated from the Arts University Bournemouth with a Bachelor's degree in Animation Production in 2008. He has since mostly worked in Luxembourg at Fabrique d'Images as 2D Animator, 3D Animator, Storyboarder, Animation Director and Director. He co-directed his first feature Ooops! Noah is gone (2015) with Tobias Genkel. The same year, he directed an award-winning short, The Light Eater that got selected for the César award’s “Les Nuits en Or”. On the French 35-episode TV series La Bible, les récits fondateurs he gained a first TV directing experience. On Luis and the Aliens, in Luxfilmfest 2018’s Young Audiences programme, he worked as co-writer and co-director.