Kunuk Platoú was born in 1964. He is educated from the Art School in Nuuk in 1987, Danmarks Designskole (Drawing and Graphics) in 1992 and The National Film School of Denmark (director of animated movies) in 2000. Kunuk Platoú has participated in various film productions and has made a range of animated movies, such as "Rejsen" (The journey)(1998), "Nanoq"(2000), and "Ballerina"(2002). Along with his artistic work he has created advertising films, computer graphics and illustrations for Greenland's business community.