Preview: This Magnificent Cake! by Emma De Swaef and Marc James Roels

5 stories, one stop-motion vision. The new mid-length effort by the Belgian directors of Oh, Willy comes to festivals.

Sylvain Chomet to Adapt Korean Novel Familiar Things

The Illusionist director is in mid-negotiations to adapt  and animate renowned Korean novelist Hwang Sok-yong’s Familiar Things for the big screen.

Buñuel In the Labyrinth of the Turtles: New Trailer

 New trailer from GKIDS for the 2D story on one of the greatest film directors, Luis Buñuel.

Another Day of Life by Damian Nenow and Raúl de la Fuente: Official Trailer

After the critically acclaimed (and Oscar-shortlisted) Paths of Hate, Damian Nenow prepares the feature film Another day of life for a Cannes premiere. Watch the trailer.

Captain Morten and the Spider Queen Gets a Trailer

A lot of anticipation surrounds the upcoming stop-motion Estonian feature film, Captain Morten and the Spider Queen. Watch the trailer.

Women In Animation 2018 Summit: Programme Lineup & Live Streaming

Live streaming will be available for the 2018 WIA Conference. Dorota Kobiela, Nora Twomey, Fernanda Frick, Eric Beckman among the 2018 Annecy WIA panelists.

Michel Ocelot's Dilili in Paris Opens 2018 Annecy Festival

 A second screening has now been scheduled. Watch the teaser

Un Homme Est Mort: Trailer For the French Political Feature

Another political feature comes from Les Armateurs in 2018.

Farewell to the Rooster: Chinese Animation in the 2017 Season

Olga Bobrowska reviews the most recent achievements of the Chinese animation independent and industry scene.

Michel Ocelot Travels to Belle Epoque Paris: Dilili in Paris

 Michel Ocelot's  next feature film, Dilili à Paris will move to Paris and a signature period for the French capital, and will be the opening film at the 2018 Annecy Festival.

The Ljubljana Accord: Central and Eastern European Animation Embraces A Common Future

Lithuanian animation producer Agnė Adomėnė talks to Zippy Frames about the new initiative, CEE Animation representatives to meet at Annecy Festival

A Single Market for Central Eastern European Animation Industry

Slovakian director and producer, and organizer of the upcoming CEE Animation Workshop in Ljubljana (2-6 Dec 2017) Juraj Krasnohorsky, answers our questions.


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