Robertino is a Filipino-Australian animation director and designer based in Sydney.

In 2013 he founded a boutique studio practice KAPWA Studioworks as an outlet to create films, commercial work, and to launch miscellaneous crackpot schemes.

His film work includes the animated short film Love in the Time of March Madness and the TED Ed production, The Science of Stage Fright. His work has gained some recognition and has won some awards including Best Online Short Film at the Tribeca Film Festival, a nomination for Best Short Animation at the AACTA Awards, and an Official Competition Selection at the Annecy Animation Festival.

Robertino has also worked in the digital advertising industry in Sydney and New York, with experience in agencies including M&C Saatchi, Soap Creative and R/GA. His digital advertising work, has won multiple awards at the Cannes Lions advertising awards. Clients worked with include Google, Nike, Verizon, Optus, Telstra and Beats by Dr Dre.

Seeing that you just made it through that trumpet-blowing session, you might feel inclined to say hello at or follow his tweets at this enigmatic Twitter handle:


You can check out Robertino's latest productions at the KAPWA website, which is a slightly shinier site, with more expensive fonts, and a logo that really "pops":
Love in the Time of March Madness
TED Ed: The Science of Stage Fright
Nike+ Fuelband
Ash & Jeff
Nike+ Sports Sensor
Coefficient of Friction
Manner: Red Racket
Google Wallet
Acuvue Astigmatism
Fresh Is Better
Nike Pro Combat
Social Media Hell
Roadtrip Havok
Nike Gear Up
BETA Spaces 2010
Zain Retail Store
Folded Plezh
Verizon Retail
Ten Guitar Project
Bon Voyage Deck
Bird Automatic
Acuvue Presbyopia
Nino Brown
Avaya Aura
Acuvue Technology
Avaya Future Branch
Bird Auto (Robo)