una di gallo

i direct animation,
illustrate
& publish zines
in toronto, ontario

represented by fern in the US

get in touch:
unadigallo@gmail.com

for US inquiries:
caroline@fern.team


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a film about growing up in the twilight of industrial hamilton, ontario.

two friends spend an endless, muggy summer exploring their industrial neighbourhood at the city’s limits. electrical towers dot the beach and factories loom high above them as strange, hallucinatory experiences take hold.

coming 2024

this film is being produced with the support of the toronto animated image society and fern. both have provided time, space, funding and mentorship to help this film come to life.





A PORTRAIT OF TRACY (2020)

an experimental short doc presented in the format of instagram stories that explores the echoes of childhood memory from an immigrant’s perspective: what's lost to time and distance, and what remains?

directed by joanne lam,
animation directed by una di gallo
art direction by james lee chiahan
sounds by jonathan webb
music by vassilis philippou

a co-production of the NFB and POV spark

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BOY (2019)

an experimental cowboy western produced during a self-directed microresidency at the toronto animated image society. 

created using traditional printing methods, it tells two parallel stories -- one of two dueling cowboys, the second of an otherworldly bull. 

TAIS provided the time, space, and funding to bring this project to life.

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1992 (2018)

thesis film completed at sheridan college’s animation program.

a young family’s experience as refugees during the yugoslavian war is told in short, atmospheric vignettes.

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EMOTIONAL MAGAZINE

a yearly(ish) collaborative zine.

nominee for “best collaborative zine”
broken pencil zine awards, 2018

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