Cosmic Quantum Ray, Phineas & Ferb Big Winners at Cartoons on the Bay

Mike Young Productions’ Cosmic Quantum Ray and Disney’s Phineas and Ferb were two of the winners in the top categories at this year’s Pulcinella Awards, which was held Saturday (April 4) as part of the Cartoons on the Bay Festival in Rapallo, Italy. The International Jury, headed by Alice Cahn, Cartoon Network’s VP for social responsibility, also singled out Fresh TV’s 6Teen in the Best TV Series for Tween Generation category and honored Bruno Bozzetto’s (Allegro non Troppo) latest CG-animated series Psicovip for Best TV series for Young Adults.

Here is a complete rundown of this year’s winners:

TV Series for Preschool

Taratabong! The World of Meloditties

Italy, Toposodo, Rai Fiction, Ellipsanime

TV Series for Kids

Disney’s Phineas and Ferb

USA, Disney TV Animation, Rough Draft Korea

TV Series for Tween Generation

6Teen

Canada, Fresh TV

TV series for Young Adults

Psicovip

(Italy, Maga Animation Studio, Rai Fiction)

to the programme

Educational and Issues Film

Puberty

Cuba, ICAIC

Pilot of TV series

My Very First Wedding

Germany, Balance Film GmbH

CrossMedia Project

Toons ‘n’ Tunes Zecchino D’Oro

Italy, Studio Alienatio, Antoniano Productions, Rai Fiction

Interactive Animation

Little Big Planet

U.K., Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Short Film

The Happy Duckling

U.K. Gili Dolev

Best Character

Jibber Jabber

Canada, Jibber Jabber Toons

Best TV Series

Cosmic Quantum Ray

USA, Mike Young Productions, Ki-Ka-Ard, Taffy Productions, Method Films, Telegael Teo

Best European Program

Descendents

Germany, Studio Film Bilder

Best Soundtrack of the Year

The Wonder Pets!

USA, Little Airplane Productions

Special Mention: Best Flash Animation

Disney Phineas and Ferb

(USA, Disney TV Animation)

Special Mention: Best Mobile Platform Animation

Living in the Trees

Portugal, Filmografo

For more info about this year’s Pulcinella Awards, visit www.cartoonsbay.com