Lola, Miniscule Big at Cartoon on the Bay

Tiger Aspect Prods.’ Charlie and Lola and Futurikon’s Miniscule each won two Pulcinella awards over the weekend at Cartoons on the Bay in Solerno, Italy. In addition to winning Best Series for Infants, Charlie and Lola took the prize for Best Program. Meanwhile, Miniscule was named the top TV series for all ages by both the international jury and the jury of Rai subscribers. Also taking multiple awards was the short film Wives Supermarket from Italy’s Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia’Dipartimento Di Animazione. The retro-styled musical took Best Short and was given the Carta Giovani Euro<26 Award by a jury of 23 children.

The 11th annual Cartoons on the Bay international showcase of television animation took place April 19-22 in Salerno. A total of 162 programs from 19 countries were selected to be on display in the digital video library for artists and professional in the industry, buyers, distributors, multimedia publishers and journalists. More information on Cartoons on the Bay can be found at www.cartoonsbay.com.

2007 Pulcinella Award Winners:

TV Series For Infants

Charlie and Lola ‘ season 2

Tiger Aspect Prods. (U.K.)

TV Series For Children

Ruby Gloom

Nelvana (Canada)

TV Series For All Ages

Minuscule

Futurikon (France)

TV Series of Action & Adventure

The Secret Show

The Secret Show (U.K.)

Educational & Social Program – Unicef

The Little Short-Sighted Snake

A Film Estonia (Estonia)

Pilot of TV Series

Monster Safari

Nickelodeon (U.S.)

TV Special

Anna And The Moods

Caoz (Iceland)

Short Film

Wives Supermarket

Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ‘ Dipartimento Di Animazione (Italy)

Best Character

Guide Dog

Bill Plympton, Snd Films, Sydney Neter (U.S.)

Best Program

Charlie and Lola ‘ Season 2

Tiger Aspect Prods. (U.K.)

Best European Program

Peter & The Wolf

Breakthru Films (U.K.)

Best Soundtrack of the Year

Class Of 3000

Cartoon Network Studios (U.K.)

Special Mentions:

How To Cook Italian By Arturo & Kiwi

Toei Animation (Italy)

Ayakashi

Toei Animation (Japan)

Santapprentice

Alphanim (France)

Jury of Rai Subscribers Awards:

TV Series For Infants

Pet Pals

Gruppo Alcuni (Italy)

TV Series for Children

Growing Up Creepie

Mike Young Prods. LLC (U.S.)

TV Series for All Ages

Minuscule

Futurikon (France)

Carta Giovani Euro<26 Award:

Wives Supermarket

Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ‘ Dipartimento Di Animazione (Italy)