VAMOS Animation, the Colmenares Morales & Partner GbR,  is an independent Animation Studio based in Germany – a collective of visual artists, animators, illustrators, designers and authors with experience and international success at festivals and shows.

Together we offer different services, all with one mission at its core – taking the audience’s mind on a journey.

Concept and Story Writing for Films and Installations

Inhouse Production from first scratch to final polish up

Illustration, Storyboard, Animatic, 2D, Stop Motion, Mixed Media


Animation has many faces. We produce classic and experimental, mix hand-drawn with live action, put heart and
sweat into character design, stories, direction and art direction as well as finishing the post as one package


May 2019

Finally our tree was enchanted with color lights with a great premiere in Cité des Électriciens, Bruay.

Shin was representing VAMOS and NRW in a projection mapping international cooperation.

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May 2019

Catador won the Promotional Award of the NRW Competition at the 65. International Short Film Festival Oberhausen!

thank you very much for all involved in this project!

May 2019

World Premiere of The Headless Gatherer, directed by Igor Shin Moromisato, at the 65. International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, NRW Competition!

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March 2019

Live in France! Match our new crazy wet moon project on March 29th at the Video Mapping Festival in Lille:

March 2019

On March 23, the Theater Lutz in Hagen celebrates the premiere of AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS. A multimedia adventure comedy by Jules Verne with video projections by Diana.

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November 2018

Black Red Yellow at DAFilm

Our film Black Red Yellow has been selected by DOK Leipzig & Doc Alliance for the international online distribution platform!

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Meet The Team

Camilo Colmenares


Camilo achieved his Diploma at the Film School of the National University of Colombia in 2004. He is a founding member of Laboratorio Kinoclaje (Colombian Film Recycling Association).

Kinoclaje is founded as a creation lab for different audiovisual projects. In 2014 he finished his postgraduate studies at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM). He lives and works in Cologne.

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Diana Menestrey


Diana completed her Fine Arts Studies at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia and later on did further studies in experimental animation at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá.

In 2014 she finalized her Studies as
Postgraduate Student at the KHM and in 2015 she was awarded the Spiridon Dumont Prize for her artistic film work.

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Igor Shin Moromisato


Shin finished his studies of Fine Arts at the Universidade Estadual Paulista, São Paulo in 2009 and earned an exchange scholarship in Okinawa, Japan. In 2010 he moved to Germany

to earn his Masters degree in animation at the Academy of Media Arts, Cologne. He finished his first animation film ‘Cachorro
Loko’, 2015, which was selected and awarded by various international film festivals. Shin also has an expertise in traditional printing and illustration.

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Sae-Yun Jung


Sae-Yun finished his studies in photography at the Institute of Arts in Seoul, South Korea. After working as a professional photographer he decided to move on to another field of arts

and deepend his skills in writing and
animation in 2011 at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne. Until today he finished seven short animations, diverting in style and technique.

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Contact Us

Deutz-Mülheimer Str. 129/51063 Cologne /Germany

Contact us in your favorite language! We gladly reply in english, deutsch or español.

You would like to visit? We are situated close to the beautiful Rhine, the city center and the trade fair of Deutz.

To plan your best route let us know how you arrive. We will find an easy way to guide you!