Martin Smatana


Martin Smatana is an animation director and illustrator based in Prague. He tells charming, emotive stories through hand-crafted stop motion animation using found objects and richly textured material.


The Kite

A short animated film for children about dealing with the loss of a loved one.

Hello Summer Trailer

A charming mixed-media tale of family, sun & Summer holidays

Festival BAB

Resourcefully crafted animated opening for the Slovakian animation festival.

A Year of Good News

Beautifully hand-crafted positive news stories.