Pietro Schito

Presenting
Growing up in Italy, Pietro Schito was captivated by the diverse worlds of European, American, and Anime animation. After working as an editor and writer for Italian TV, his passion for animation and storytelling led him to Los Angeles. There, he refined his craft at the New York Film Academy's Screenwriting Program. Now based in Mexico, Pietro is a key player in the production of "Thingdom," a pioneering stop-motion feature mentored by the iconic Guillermo del Toro. Pietro is also the founder of "Write for Animation," a community where he engages with leading talents and shares invaluable insights. His expertise extends to story consulting, where he has guided artists coming from top-tier studios like NETFLIX, Pixar, and Dreamworks. If you're looking to elevate your storytelling skills, don't miss the chance to check out "Write for Animation" on YouTube.

Participant Schedule

Sunday 10/29 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Write for Animation! The Superpower of Story

Civic Auditorium | Phil Lord, Peter Ramsey, Jorge R. Gutierrez, Pietro Schito, Write for Animation

Join Phil Lord, Peter Ramsey, Jorge Gutierrez, and Pietro Schito for a must-see panel focused on enhancing your storytelling skills in animation. These industry experts will offer practical advice, insider tips, and real-world examples that can turn your storytelling skills into a career superpower. Whether you're a newcomer or an experienced professional, don't miss out—your story starts here!