Daniel Šuljić

Animafest Director Dishes on 2014 Event

Croatian animation festival Animafest — The World Festival of Animated Film Zagreb, the second oldest festival in Europe — will be held in Zagreb between June 3 – 8. Animafest ... Continue Reading →
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HAFF Names ‘The Fake’ Top Feature

Yeon Sang-ho’s The Fake won the grand prix for feature films at the Holland Animation Film Festival, which was held in Utrecht from March 19-23. Here’s a look at the trailer ... Continue Reading →
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‘Futon’ Takes Home Grand Prix of Anima

The Japanese short film Futon by Yoriko Mizushiri was announced as the winner of the Grand Prix of Anima, out of 138 projects representing 30 different countries, at the last day of ... Continue Reading →
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EXCLUSIVE: First Look at ‘Moomins on the Riviera’

The Moomins are back in a new feature film, titled Moomins on the Riviera, set to debut next month at Cartoon Movie. The feature is set for release in October and is based on the original ... Continue Reading →
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Anima Festival to Spotlight Zaramella and Ushev

The Belgian Anima festival has announced that it will feature career retrospectives on international artists Juan Pablo Zaramella (Argentina) and Theodore Ushev (Bulgarian born, Canadian ... Continue Reading →
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An Interview with Pixar Exhibit Curator Elyse Klaidman

The recent Pixar: 25 Years of Animation exhibit in Amsterdam attracted over 135,000 visitors. The popular show has now moved to the Art Ludique museum in Paris, and it will be on display ... Continue Reading →
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Dutch Short ‘Mute’ Gets Online Auds Talking

A new CG animated short project called Mute, about a world populated by people who have no mouths, has been generating a lot of buzz within the toon community lately thanks to a strong ... Continue Reading →
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‘Hedgehogs and the City’ Wins Top Prize at Cinekid

Evalds Lacis’ animated short Hedgehogs and the City won the Best European Animated Short prize at the 27th edition of the Cinekid Festival in Amsterdam on Tuesday. Twenty animated ... Continue Reading →
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Europe’s EBU Plans Animated Specials

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), an association of 60 national broadcasters negotiating and advocating for pubcasters in Europe, has revealed plans to create half-hour animated ... Continue Reading →
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Creators Discuss Origins of ‘George & Paul’

Rotterdam-based animation studio Ka-ching Cartoons and Dutch distributor Pedri Animations will pitch a preschool series for ages 4-6 called George & Paul at Cartoon Forum, set ... Continue Reading →