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The SPA Studios offers the highest quality in Animation, Content & Visual Development, Character Design and Storyboarding. Founded by Sergio Pablos (Director, Screenwriter and Animator), our clients include Netflix, Universal, Blue Sky, Warner and Disney among other intrustry leading companies.

The studio credits include: Despicable me, RIO, Foosbal, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules, Tarzan, Treasure Planet...and we are currently in production with Netflix’ biggest animation project: KLAUS. (teaser below)

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Hand-Drawn Animation
Light & Shadow

What we can do for you

Content Development

Contact us if you’re interested in hearing about what
we have cooking, Co-productions or acquisitions.

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Visual Development

Do you already have an idea and you’re looking for
someone to shape it into a great project?

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Character Design

The House specialty.
Take a look!

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Is you Script ready for the next step?
We are too!

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Let us breathe life into your characters!

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What we have done

Despicable Me




The Smurfs

Other Jobs

Tarzan (Sergio Pablos´ personal work)

Treasure Planet (Sergio Pablos´ personal work)

Our Team

Here’s the people that make up The SPA Studios. Get to know us!

Sergio Pablos

The guy in charge

His experience in the Animation field has not only been limited to the Original Story or Executive Production of the well-known “Despicable Me” Feature Animation Movie. His career includes credits as Supervising Animator for the following Disney titles: “Tarzan”, “Hunchback of Notre Dame, “Hercules”, and “Treasure Planet”, just to name a few.

Sergio’s work has led him to be nominated twice to the Annie Awards: for his Character Design work on “Rio” (Fox Pictures), and for his Character Animation on “Treasure Planet” (Disney).

Currently, Sergio is focusing on the development of Original Stories and production for Feature Animation Movies.

Marisa Román


Her professional background started in the Marketing & Communications fields and she has worked not only in Spain but also in Europe and the United States.

In Los Angeles she was employed for several years at the Walt Disney Studios in the Communications Dept., where she acted as a liaison between the Studio’s Animated productions and sixteen other divisions of the Company. She performed these tasks for Productions such as “Hercules”, “Tarzan”, “Mulan” and “A Bug’s Life”.

Back in Spain, she was hired as the Madrid Convention Bureau (Madrid City Hall) as its Head of European Department and since 2004 she has acted as Executive Producer for The SPA Studios, overviewing every project the company has been involved in.

Matthew Teevan

The keeper of order amidst the chaos

Matthew has over 30 years experience in film making, specializing in animation and digital production. Working as an Executive, Producer and Manager he has worked on over a dozen Animated movies as well as DTV Specials, Short Films, TV Series, Game Cinematics and Visual Effects projects.

His first film was ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ before spending 10 years with DreamWorks Animation, working on several movies starting with ‘The Prince of Egypt’.  Then as VP of Production at Starz Animation, his work covered a large spectrum from Animated Feature films (‘9' and ‘Gnomeo & Juliet’) to direct-to-video specials (‘Veggie Tales’ and ‘Yes Virginia’), and home-grown short films.

We are pleased to welcome Matthew expertise and experience in the production of Klaus!

El equipo

Everyone else

We have assembled a team that combines talent and experience to get the most out of your project, and we look forward to showing you.

Our clients

We’ve worked with some of the greatest artists and producers, but we’re always up for a challenge. Try us.


Contact us

Whether you’re looking for a professional Studio to cover your Animated Production’s needs or for original Feature Film concepts, give us a call. We love what we do!