99 animation short films and TV series were announced for the 2022 edition of Annecy Festival.
Over 1,530 films were submitted from 64 countries in the graduation, TV Films and Commissioned Films of the 2022 Annecy Festival. Selecting 99 animation films, the selection rounds up the official competition shorts selection previously announced.
Checking some of the highlights, we find Wes Anderson (in flesh and blood) among the nominees in the commissioned films, with his directed music video 'Aline' from 'The French Dispatch' film.
We also find the Netflix stop-motion portmanteau film 'The House' (dir. Emma de Swaef, Marc James Roels, Niki Lindroth von Bahr, Paloma Baeza) in TV Films in Competition.
The Oscar-nominated 'Robin Robin' by Mikey Please is also part of the TV Films in competition selection, and Donato Sansone with C'mon Tigre "Twist into Any Shape" competes in the commisioned films.
The full line-up:
Graduation short Films in Competition
A Dog under Bridge
Directed by: Tang REHOO / Country: China
An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It
Directed by: Lachlan PENDRAGON / Country: Australia
Au revoir Jérôme !
Directed by: Gabrielle SELNET, Chloe FARR, Adam SILLARD / Country: France
Being Sisyphus for One Second a Day
Directed by: Peixuan CHENG / Country: China
Directed by: Jonas BIENZ / Country: Switzerland
Directed by: Haomin PENG / Country: USA, China
Directed by: Bruno QUAST / Country: Estonia
Do Not Feed the Pigeons
Directed by: Antonin NICLASS / Country: United Kingdom
Directed by: Rona FAYAD / Country: Lebanon
Elephant in Castle
Directed by: Florence LEE / Country: Hong Kong
Directed by: Vivien HÁRSHEGYI / Country: Hungary
Fleeting: Here & There
Directed by: Gilnaz ARZPEYMA / Country: Canada
Directed by: Keren KARASIK / Country: Israel
Graziano e la giraffa
Directed by: Fabio ORLANDO, Tommaso ZERBI /
Directed by: Maria NITEK / Country: Poland
Directed by: Bea HOELLER / Country: Germany
Directed by: Stan LIEVENS / Country: Belgium
La Neige incertaine
Directed by: Romane TISSEAU, Marion BOISROND, Marie-Liesse COUMAU, Ada HERNAEZ, Gwendoline LEGENDRE /
Maman, il a quoi le chien ?
Directed by: Lola LEFEVRE / Country: France
Manchmal weiss ich nicht wo die Sonne
Directed by: Samantha AQUILINO / Country: Switzerland
Directed by: Eleonora BERRA / Country: Switzerland
Na konec spirály
Directed by: Eliška KERBACHOVÁ / Country: Czech Republic
Directed by: Olivier BÉMER / Country: France
Directed by: Fabian NIKOLETT / Country: Hungary
Directed by: Jean GÉGOUT /Country: France
Directed by: Leo CERNIC / Country: Italy
Directed by: Sujin MOON / Country: South Korea
Directed by: Tiberio SUPPRESSA / Country: France
Directed by: Maddalena BROZZI, Laura CAGNONI, Sara MOSCHINI / Country: Italy
Directed by: Anne VERBEURE / Country: Belgium
Directed by: Mona KEIL / Country: Germany
Directed by: André SANTOS MARTINS / Country: Germany, Portugal
Directed by: Marta SNIEZEK, Christian SPURLING /Country: Ireland
So Long (We Dreamt of This)
Directed by: Lewis HERIZ / Country: United Kingdom
To Kill the Birds & the Bees
Directed by: Calleen KOH / Country: Singapore
Todas mis cicatrices se desvanecen en el viento
Directed by: Angélica RESTREPO, Carlos VELANDIA /Country: Colombia
Directed by: Andrea GUIZAR / Country: Poland
Wings for Butterflies
Directed by: Tilly WALLACE / Country: United Kingdom
TV Films in Competition
Arcane "Episode 6"
Directed by: Pascal CHARRUE, Arnaud DELORD / Country: USA
Caresses magiques "Doux Jésus"
Directed by: Lori MALÉPART-TRAVERSY / Country: Canada
Cherchez la femme "Ida Pfeiffer"
Directed by: Julie GAVRAS, Mathieu DECARLI / Country: Belgium, Bulgaria
Directed by: Alejo SCHETTINI, Alfredo SODERGUIT / Country: Argentina, Colombia, Uruguay
Directed by: Charlie BELIN / Country: France
El Deafo "Part 1"
Directed by: Gilly FOG / Country: USA
Directed by: Isabelle FAVEZ / Country: Switzerland, France
Directed by: Juan MEZA LEON / Country: USA
Harriet the Spy "Hermit the Spy"
Directed by: Allison CRAIG / Country: USA
Human Resources "Birth"
Directed by: Henrique JARDIM / Country: USA
Libres ! "Gazon maudit"
Directed by: Ovidie RAZIEL, Josselin RONSE / Country: France
Louise et la Légende du serpent à plumes
Directed by: Hefang WEI / Country: France
Directed by: Géza M. TOTH / Country: Hungary
My Year of Dicks
Directed by: Sara GUNNARSDOTTIR / Country: USA
Open Bar "Épisode 01"
Directed by: Frédérick CHAILLOU / Country: France
Partie de Campagne "Épisode 106"
Directed by: Romain BORREL / Country: France
Pip and Posy "Night Pip"
Directed by: Matt TEA / Country: United Kingdom
Directed by: Dan OJARI, Mikey PLEASE / Country: United Kingdom
Runes "La Grotte de Baligan"
Directed by: Jean-Louis VANDESTOC / Country: Germany, France
Sonny Boy "Episode 01"
Directed by: Shingo NATSUME / Country: Japan
The Cuphead Show! "Ghosts Ain't Real!"
Directed by: Adam PALOIAN / Country: USA
Directed by: Emma DE SWAEF, Marc James ROELS, Niki LINDROTH VON BAHR, Paloma BAEZA / Country: USA
The Legend of Vox Machina "The Feast of Realms" / Directed by: Stanley VON MEDVEY
We the People "Taxes"
Directed by: Victoria VINCENT / Country: USA
Commissioned Films in Competition
Directed by: Bernadita OJEDA, Cristian FREIRE / Country: Chile
2021 MixBrasil festival
Directed by: Fabio ACORSI, Luiz EVANDRO / Country: Brazil
A Future Begins
Directed by: Johnny KELLY / Country: USA, United Kingdom
Directed by: Léo SATTIN, Seydou-Christian LOSSAPARDO / Country: France
Directed by: Wes ANDERSON / Country: France
Anifilm 2021 Trailer
Directed by: Eliska OZ, Lee OZ / Country: Czech Republic
Apex Legends "Metamorphosis"
Directed by: Robert VALLEY / Country: United Kingdom
Being Human "Tug of War"
Directed by: Jun Ha KIM / Country: United Kingdom
BIFAN 2021 "25 years"
Directed by: Kangmin KIM / Country: USA, South Korea
Directed by: Rajesh THAKAVE, Aman GUPTA/ Country: India
Directed by: U.M.A. / Country: France
C'mon Tigre "Twist into Any Shape"
Directed by: Donato SANSONE / Country: Italy
Chicago Public Library "Bedtime Stories"
Directed by: Mateus DE PAULA SANTOS, Isabela LITTGER / Country: USA
Dior "A New Continent"
Directed by: Bárbara CERRO / Country: Argentina
Elton John, Dua Lipa "Cold Heart" (Pnau Remix)
Directed by: Raman DJAFARI / Country: Germany, United Kingdom
Head & Shoulders "The Chase"
Directed by: CRCR / Country: USA, France, Japan, United Kingdom, Singapore
Johnny Flynn & Robert Macfarlane "Ten Degrees of Strange" /
Directed by: Lynn TOMLINSON
Country: USA, United Kingdom
Kid Koala (Feat. Lealani) "Things Are Going to Change" /
Directed by: Dale HAYWARD, Sylvie TROUVÉ / Country: Canada
Directed by: Roxane LUMERET, Jocelyn CHARLES / Country: France
Les Garçons de l'été
Directed by: Julien HAZEBROUCQ / Country: France
Lunar Love & Ever
Directed by: Gabriel Gabriel GARBLE / Country: Malaysia, Sweden
Lux "Born This Way"
Directed by: Ralf KARAM, Federico RADERO / Country: Singapore
My Wife Is in Danger!
Directed by: Salvador MALDONADO / Country: South Africa, United Kingdom
Naraka Championship Trailer
Directed by: Hans-Christoph SCHULTHEISS / Country: China
Directed by: Daryna ZGHUROVETS / Country: Ukraine
Orelsan "La Quête"
Directed by: Victor HAEGELIN / Country: France
Ottawa Animation Signal Film
Directed by: Angela STEMPEL / Country: USA
Premonition: On the Eve of Signing Treaty 6
Directed by: Barry BILINSKY / Country: Canada
Directed by: Spencer SUSSER / Country: United Kingdom
Short Cuts "Le Cercle rouge"
Directed by: Iuliia VOITOVA / Country: France
Short Cuts "Prince des ténèbres"
Directed by: Caroline CHERRIER / Country: France
SLASH Filmfestival Trailer 2021
Directed by: Elias FLEISCHER, Franz MÜHRINGER / Country: Austria
Sumo - Jeux olympiques de Tokyo 2021
Directed by: Geoffroy BARBET-MASSIN / Country: France
Tanya Tagaq "Teeth Agape"
Directed by: David SEITZ / Country: Canada
TED-ED ''The Dark History of the Chinese Exclusion Act''
Directed by: Yijia CAO, Mohammad BABAKOOHI / Country: USA
The Transatlantic Slave Trade
Directed by: Christopher CARBONI / Country: USA
The Underestimated Villain
Directed by: Comfort ARTHUR / Country: Ghana, United Kingdom
Annecy International Animation Film Festival takes place 13-18 June in Annecy, France.