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AnimaSyros Agora joins forces with MIFA – Animation du Monde at Annecy
20 – 21.09.2020 | Athens & 26 – 27.09.2020 | Syros
The Agora, as one of the most important and organic piece of the festival, every year expands and evolves into a major attraction for professionals of all scales from the domestic and international animation scene. In its 6th edition and for the first time, Agora is partnering with MIFA – Animation du Monde, the world’s largest commercial event, held at the Animation Festival of Annecy. Specifically, Animasyros Agora organizes in collaboration with MIFA – Animation du Monde, a 4 day pitch coaching workshop, which will take place both in Athens (Athens Animation Agora) and in Syros, during the Festival. The Animation du Monde workshop will be led by Géraldine Baché (Head of Projects, MIFA) and the producer Corinne Destombes of the French animation studio Folimage.
The distinguished project will travel to the Annecy 2021 Festival for a training workshop and will be presented at the MIFA pitches, in front of an audience of more than 200 professionals.
2020 Call for Entries
AnimaSyros' "Agora" welcomes animated projects under development. It includes pitches, public and corporate presentations of international productions in progress, masterclasses, a video library and various networking events. For the 13th edition of the Festival, the Market section of the Festival (Animasyros Agora) this year launches a new strategic partnership with MIFA - Animation du Monde, an integral part of the Annecy International Animation Festival. The winner of the Pitching Forum Agora Animasyros will be an official guest of the Annecy Festival 2021 and will present his project at MiFA pitches. Useful tips for submitting to the Agora: - A brief description (Logline, Concept) and necessarily a Treatment - Trailer desirable - In case of absence of trailer then stills, sketches, moodboard are necessary for the evaluation of the project