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Between The World and Me. The Art Direction process for the opening titles of an HBO special.

I would like to share my experience as Art Director for this project, beyond just the challenges of the process. I do this not only because I believe we achieved an interesting result but also because the creation process revealed relevance for the times in which we live. 

Diego Coutinho

Diego Coutinho is an award-winning director, designer, and animator who originally hails from Brazil. His work on HBO’s Between the World and Me was recognized with a 2021 Emmy-award nomination for Outstanding Main Title Design. He received another Emmy nomination in 2021 for his work on HBO’s Agents of Chaos in the News & Documentary category. Diego has been working in this field for over ten years and has worked with notable brands including Facebook, Google, Netflix, and more. His background in graphic design, illustration, and mixed-media, brings a wide range of artistic craft into the field of animation and motion graphics. Diego now resides in Los Angeles, California, where he continues to pursue versatile projects and find ways to express himself creatively.

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