The latest edition of Cartoon Movie wrapped up in Bordeaux on Friday with the announcement of the 2017 Cartoon Tributes winners. Over 800 animation professionals attending the event voted for their preferred nominees in the categories of Director, Distributor and Producer of the Year.
This year’s honorees represented a ripe harvest for My Life as a Courgette (“Zucchini” in the states), with related creatives and companies sweeping all three categories:
Director of the Year went to Claude Barras for My Life as a Courgette (Switzerland).
Distributor of the Year was given to Angel Films (Denmark), which has been the Scandinavian distributor of My Life as a Courgette as well as Phantom Boy, Ernest & Celestine, Pinocchio and Tad, The Lost Explorer.
Producers of the Year was bestowed on Rita Productions (Switzerland), Blue Spirit Productions and Gebeka Films (France) for My Life as a Courgette.
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