Celia Van Dijk animation producer dies

'Anna & Bella' Animation Producer Cilia van Dijk Dies

Haarlem-based animation producer Cilia van Dijk died 26 April 2023 at the age of 81 after a short  illness.


Dreams About Stray Cats: UK Premiere

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A hybrid animation and live action documentary, Dreams About Stray Cats by David Sis, will have its UK premiere 21 April 2022.


Vlasta Pospíšilová (1935-2022): A Short Obituary

A short obituary on the renowned Czech puppet animationr and artist Vlasta Pospíšilová from MAUR Film studio, close co-workers of the Czech animation artist.

NFB celebrates International Animation Day with Get Animated

Twelve recent animation films available for free online at NFB.ca, starting October 28.

Miyu Distribution Launches Its YouTube Channel

French animation Miyu Distribution label launches its YouTube Channel for the distribution of its films online 29 May 2020. 5 Miyu Productions films will be released for this special occasion.

Wes Anderson Narrates the Animatic Intro of the Grand Budapest Hotel

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Criterion has made available online Wes Anderson's animatic for the Grand Budapest Hotel.

Azerbaijan Animation Professionals Petition For Support

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In an unprecedented move, Azerbaijan animation festival Animafilm sent a letter to Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev to support national animation industry.

33 Graphic Designers Give a #StayHome #StaySafe Message

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33 graphic designers give a #stayhome #staysafe message to the world.

Second Season for the "Petit" Pre-School Series

Emmy Award-winning French animation production and distribution company Dandelooo has announced the launch of a second season of the pre-school animated series Petit directed by Bernardita Ojeda.

Watch (free) Karel Zeman's The Stolen Airship

The Karel Zeman Museum offers The Stolen Airship for free up to 7th April.

Regina Pessoa Designs the International Animation Day 2020 Poster

The author of Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days, Regina Pessoa, designs the 60th anniversary ASIFA Poster for the International Animation Day.

Rosto's Thee Wreckers Tetralogy Comes to VOD 25 March

As part of La Fête du Court Métrage and to replace all the screenings scheduled in theaters on this occasion : THEE WRECKERS TETRALOGY by Rosto is exceptionally available on video on demand from March 25 to 31.

News from the independent animation production world

Calls addressed to animation project at the stage of development

Awards and prizes to European and independent animation films.


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