Valentino is a living painting of a cat who was separated long ago from his owner, an artist who used magical paint to bring his creations to life. Now, Valentino is living the rest of his days as a stray cat, creating his own art and attempting to exchange it for food (A literal starving artist!) Follow his misadventures as he uses his magical paint abilities to survive and to hopefully, find a home.
A painting of a cat brought to life with magical paint. For a long time, Valentino made his own art in order to exchange it for food and survive. He may be a bit shy around people, but he can also be curious, playful and full of wonder for the world around him. Since his original owner was an artist, he has since taken an interest in painting and creating art himself. He's also been known to use his magical paint abilities in crafty ways to get out of trouble, which explains how he's been able to survive his days as a stray cat.
One day, while eating at her favorite pizza place, Lisa stumbled upon a saddended and lonely Valentino, dripping with opaque blue paint, so she decided to feed and bring him home. Lisa, just like caring mother, wants to provide warmth and comfort to Valentino, and offer him the best life she possibly can after everything he's went through.
A female living painting of a cat with a mysterious past. Venus instantly clicked with Valentino and the two eventually become an unlikely couple. She's spunky, sociable and outgoing. Venus may be an artist just like Valentino, but unlike him, she actually uses a paintbrush rather than her tail.
THE HEART OF VALENTINO: STARVING ARTIST
In this animated adaption of ''The Heart of Valentino # 1'', Valentino must exchange his art for food in order to survive and and hopefully, find a home.
Best Puerto Rico Animation (Rincón International Film Festival 2020)
Enfoque International Film Festival (2020)
7mo Festival Ponte Los Cortos (2021)
LUSCA Film Fest (2022)