Noella Borie | Animator, Illustrator and director |


Place; Naganuma School for Language and Research, Tokyo, Japan.
Years; 2006
Degree : Japanese TOEFL
Years; 2010
Degree :  Bachelor of Fine Art with Animation specialization

Platforms: Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Dreamweaver, In design.
Software Knowledge: Medium
Hard Skills
Languages: French, English, Italian, and Japanese.
Platforms: Adobe After Effect, Flash (For Animation), Adobe Photoshop, Storyboard Boom Pro, Stop Motion Dragon, Final Draft.
Software Knowledge: Very proficient
Additional Skills
Cell Animation, Character design, Concept art, Storyboard, Watercolor, Illustration, Film edit, Paper cut animation, Film directing, Art direction, Screenplay writing.


Asterix Studios, New York, NY, Summer 2008
Contributed to an animated sequence for National Geographic.

Click3X, New York, NY, Summer 2009 – Present
Started as Intern then became Lead Animator on a cell animated sequence project for documentary film on Fishbone rock band. Frequently works there as Freelancer.

Tiny Invention, Brooklyn, NY, Fall 2010
Assisted Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter on their short animation production.

World Leader Entertainment Fall 2010 (April) Summer 2010
Inking and storyboard revisions.

Rocks in My pockets; Summer 2010 – Spring 2011
Worked with independent animator Signe Baumane on her first feature length film as Art Director. Was responsible for scanning and coloring cells as well as website design and funds finding.

Recurring freelance as animator for Click3X, Poetica, CRAFT and Fareportal. 2010-2016

Director of the short film Faceless Neil OUT OF THE DARKNESS. December 2012 – April 2014

Director at Click3X,  project base. June 2014 – 2016

Lead animator on THE SEA IS BLUE directed by Vincent Peoney (2015)

Stop Motion animator and director at VIACOM Catalyst September 2016 – Current.


Parsons The New School for Design, Dean’s List Spring 2007, Spring/Fall 2008 Spring 2009
Second prize; Design within reach, for Chair design, Fall 2008
Bachelor with honors, 2010

Award and official selection for EVERYDAY SUNSHINE (Worked as Lead Animator on the film)
Reel Music Film Festival, USA (‘10)
New Jersey Film Festival, USA
Frozen River Film Festival, USA
Oxford Film Festival, USA
Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, USA (‘10)
Beloit International Film Festival, USA (‘10)
DOCNZ – Documentary Edge Film Festival, USA (‘10)
Selected for Macon Film Festival, New Zeland , (’10)
Riverside International Film Festival, USA (‘10)
Iowa City Documentary Film Festival, USA (‘10)

Award and official Selection for THE FACE SHOP (Directed and Animated the film)
Parsons Animation Festival 2009 and 2010
Official selection Big Apple Film Festival, NY, (’10)
Official selection Animated Object, Alberta, Canada, (’11)
Official selection Festivus Film Festival, Denver, CO, (’11).
Official selection LA film festival (’11)
Award for Best Animation with “The Face Shop” at Big Apple Film Festival (’10)
Award for Best Animation at Festivus Film Festival, Denver (’11)
Award for Best Animation at Next TV entertainment competion, (’11)
Award of Excellence, Canada International film Festival (‘11)
Award for Best Animation at Long Island International Film Expo (’11)
JURY AWARD in Animation category of 5th edition of Chinh India Kids Film Festival (’11)
Selected to “Short Corner” at Festival de Canne, France (’11)
Selected as most marketable project at FilmCom convention, Nashville, TN, (‘11)

Award and official selection for SOMETHING LEFT SOMETHING TAKEN (Worked as assistant on the film production)
1st place : Independent ASIFA-East, USA(’10)
finalist: animation, Vimeo Festival + Awards, USA (’10)
1st prize: Premio Simona Gesmundo Corti DÕAnimazione, Italy (’10) 
2nd prize: CutOut Fest, Mexico (’10)
official selection Sundance Film Festival, USA (’11)
official selection Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada(’10)
official selection St. Louis International Film Festival, USA (’10)
official selection Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, France (’11)
official selection San Francisco Independent Film Festival, USA(’11)
official selection Hong Kong InternationalFilm Festival, HK(’11)
SICAF, Korea (’10)
Anima Mundi, Brazil (’10)
Animation Block Party, USA (’10)
Animadrid, Spain (’10)
Animated Encounters Int Film Festival, UK (’10)
Int short film festival SHNIT “shnit animiert”, Switzerland (’10)
Milano Film Festival, “Focus in Animation Marathon”, Italy (’10)
Festival Les Nuits Magique, France (’10)
Int fest of contemporary animation & Media-Art LINOLEUM, Russia (’10)
International Short Film Festival Leuven, Belgium (’10)
Black Nights Film Festival -Animated Dreams , Estonia (’10)
Etiuda & Anima, Poland (’10)
Anilogue Int Animation Festival -World Panorama, Hungary (’10) 
Jordan Short Film Festival, Jordan (’10)
Savannah International Animation Festival, USA (’11)
NY Int Children’s Film Festival, USA (’11)
Anirmau, Spain (’11) 
Animac, Spain (’11) 
Tricky Women, Austria (’11)

Award and official Selection for OUT OF THE DARKNESS (Directed and animated the film)
Official selection and Award for Best Animation at LA Femme film Festival, CA (’14)
Official selection Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival, CA (’14)
Official selection Viewster Online film festival, CA (’14)
Official selection Big Apple Film Festival, NYC (’14)
Best short award Winner, CA (’14)
Section 5 Winner AnimazSpot, CA (’14)
Official selection Santa Barbera Film Festival, CA (’15)
Official selection Dead By Dawn Film Fest, Edinburgh, UK (’15)
Official selection ASIFA east Jury screening, NY (’15)
Official selection Italian Molisecinema Festival, Italy (’15)

Official selection DLA Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA  (’18)
Official selection Audience Awards Experimental Short Film Festival  (’18)
Official selection Animation Block Party, Brooklyn, NY (’18)

Gallery / Screening

The Face Shop
The Art Director Club Gallery, NY, (’10)
Don Hill’s, NY,  (’10)
Aronson Gallery, NY, (’10)

Somethin Left Something Taken

Glasslands Gallery, USA (’10)
McNay Art Museum, USA (’10)
3rd Spore Incident, Mexico (’10)
Kokoro Gallery, USA (’10)
Northbridge Piazza, Australia (’10)
Vancouver Art Gallery “Family Fuse”, Canada (’10)
Chicago Filmmakers -New Animation Showcase, USA (’10)
The Cape Ann Community Cinema, USA (’11)
Annual Kodak Animation Screening, USA (’11)
American Documentary Showcase, USA (’11)
BoingBoing TV / Virgin Airlines, USA (’11)

Out of the Darkness

Videology, NYC, (’14)

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