Stuttgart Adds Animation Production Day

Organizers of the 14th annual Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film and the 12th fmx International Conference on Animation, Effects, Realtime and Content have com up with Animation Production Dayas a way of bringing together feature film producers, distribution companies, marketing experts, banks and equity investors, Taking place April 30 through May 1, this year’s inaugural event will aim to enhance financing and marketing of animated feature films by focusing on gap financing and the potential for international distribution.

Producers and potential partners for financing, sales and co-production will meet in intensive one-to-one-meeting sessions. The total number of participants is limited to 50, with a strict selection criteria for the projects and companies ensuring quality interactions. Feature film projects with international commercial appeal can be admitted at their concept, development or production stage. In general, producers should have a record of having successfully produced a number of feature films already.

The Animation Production Day takes place during and within the framework of the the Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film, in cooperation with fmx/07. For more information, go to www.animationproductionday.de.