Maria Martins

Project: ‘Um Amor Gigante’


‘Um Amor Gigante’ (translates into a Gigantic Love) is an animated short produced as an academic project for the Master Degree in Computer Animation at the Catholic University of Porto, this movie illustrates the relation between a mother and a son, and how both of them help each other in order to surpass their fears.


Character Design

Character Modeling in 3D (using Autodesk Maya 2019 and ZBrush Pixologic 2018)

Turn-around of the characters Susana (mother) and Paulo (son) modeled in 3D.

‘Moodboard’ which presents the main references of the project

Storyboard for the animated short ‘Um Amor Gigante’