Zippy Frames | Animation News, Reviews on European and Independent Animation


Miha Veingerl reports on the acclaimed Israeli animation director Tal Kantor's masterclass at Animateka Festival 2022 (part of our GoCritic! review series).

US-based animation artist Elly Stern presents her acclaimed animation short Waste Away to Zippy Frames. 

Israeli animation filmmaker Ynon Lan presents and talks about Close The Shutters.

The 2D animation feature by Waltz with Bashirdirector Ari Folman retells the haunting story of Anne Frank, and will have its world premiere at Cannes Film Festival. Watch the trailer

The edited book by Stefanie Van de Peer won the award for best edited book from the British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies.

 Airport and family issues get a superb treatment in Tal Kantor's In Other Words. Watch the film and read the director's interview to Zippy Frames.

What is it to separate oneself from your head? Watch Head by Israeli animator Stav Levi.

Essential highlights of the 11th Animanima festival in Čačak, Serbia.

Daniela Sherer received the prestigious Yoram Gross award at the ASIF 2016 awards' ceremony in Tel Aviv.

A 2D adventure in the life of a little girl by Canadian animator Myriam Obin. Watch the film below.

The Oscar short animation race sometimes reveals hidden gems. Read the Q&A with directors Michelle & Uri Kranot about their  Hollow Land.

The Ari Folman film won for Best Animated Feature at the European Film Awards 2013.

Discover one of the emerging animation schools in Tel Aviv, Israel. Zippy Frames talks to Sarah Hatooka, Head of the Animation Department of Minshar For Art.

Looking for love and inspiration. Watch the exquisite (and surrealistic) In Search Of by Adi Perets.

A Cinema Paradiso moment: watch the nostalgic and slick animated short Eden.


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