Biography Claudio Castillo

Claudio was born in Havana, Cuba, raised in Europe, and lives in Miami. Castillo has been painting and exhibiting watercolors for over thirty years. Since 1980 he has been involved with computers, animation, video, and film. In 1983 he founded a computer animation software company and production studio in New York. He moved to Miami in 1992 and works there as an artist, video editor, and animator.


Production Specialist

IBB, BBG, OCB, 1992 – 2008
Editor, cameraman, writer, director, graphic designer, and animation
news segments, documentaries, interstitials, openings, and specials.

Field producer/Editor
WTO, Seattle 1999

Field producer/Cameraman/Editor
Plebiscite, Puerto Rico 1998
Presidential Summit of the Americas, Santiago, Chile 1998
President Clinton: Address to Chilean National Congress, Valparaiso, Chile 1998
Presidential Summit of the Americas, Santiago, Chile 1996
Pope John Paul II-Fidel Castro Meeting, Vatican 1996
Cuban Rafter Crisis, Guantanamo, Cuba 1994

Option Zero 2006
Historia Sindical 2006
Los Desterrados 2000
Midem 1998
Castro in Rome 1996
Benigno 1995
Series: Cuban Dissident Profiles 1992

Series, Joke of the Day, Univision Newscasts, Miami 1998

Production Manager
3D Showscan, Concierto por la Tierra, World’s Fair, Seville, Spain 1991

Antics computer-animation software, Sintesis, Granada, Spain, 1991
Antics computer animation software, Impact Communications, Birmingham, UK 1990

Vice-president, Xicon Sytems, New York, 1985-1988
Restructured Xicon to form Celefex, a computer animation production company; produced and animated commercial and noncommercial, promotional, and industrial videos. Demonstrated animation system, co-wrote manual and user interface

Chairman and President, Antics Enterprises, New York 1983-1985
Incorporated company, developed business plan, found partners, secured financing, purchased equipment and hired personnel

Exhibitor, ACM Siggraph: Detroit 1983, Minneapolis 1984, San Francisco 1985, Dallas 1986