Roi Fernandez (A Coruna, Spain) is a filmmaker, media artist and freelance illustrator.
He has a degree in Fine Arts, (Vigo University, Spain) , MFA in Film Directing (City College of New York, US), MFA in Interactive Systems (Ramon Llull Uni., Barcelona, Spain), 1 year program in Media and Film (KHM, Cologne, Germany), and 4 year studies in Acting and Performing Arts (ESAD, Vigo, Spain).
He has developed an intense career in Performing Arts (he directs a transmedia theatre company, ArtesaCia ), film (award-winning short films), live Cinema, animation (with award-winning music videos), motion graphics (Spanish tv channels), commercials and set design for theatre.
Roi tends to mix film narratives with new transmedia languages, such us Inmersive Video 360o (VR), Live Cinema and transmedia stage projects.
He has used his drawing skills to illustrate books for children, commercial illustration, fashion design illustration, story-boards and graphic novels. As a filmmaker he tries to embed a poetic vision in his films. He has directed several short films, which have played and collected awards in festivals around the world (Spain, US, Greece, Italy, Argentina, Czech Republic, UK etc…)