Zlatko Bourek

Croatian Artist, Animator & Director Zlatko Bourek Dies Age 89

Zlatko Bourek, animation and live-action filmmaker and sculptor, died Friday, May 11 at age 89. Organizers of Croatian festival Animafest Zagreb, which marked Bourek’s long career ... Continue Reading →
Isle of Dogs

Dogs, Cats, Spiders & Cake!: Animafest Names 8 Features in Competition

More details from the organizers of the World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb 2018 today. Read on for a closer look at the eight feature film titles representing ... Continue Reading →
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28th Animafest Zagreb Lineup Announced

The 28th World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb has revealed a rich and diverse program of over 350 films for the 2018 edition, taking place June 4-9. The lineup was ... Continue Reading →
The Fruits of Clouds

Animafest Zagreb Children’s, World Panorama Selections Announced

The World Festival of Animated Films – Animafest Zagreb has revealed its selections in the Films for Children Competition and World Panorama programs for the 2018 edition, taking ... Continue Reading →
Stipan Tadić

Stipan Tadić Named Signature Artist of Animafest 2018

The World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb has revealed this year’s fantastically colorful, gorgeously unnerving official poster illustrated by Stipan Tadić, who ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Fathom Chooses More Pikachu, Plympton in Berlin, Talking with Twomey & More!

Encore Screenings Added for ‘Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!’ Due to overwhelming fan demand, the story of how Ash Ketchum’s friendship with Pikachu began is getting two encore ... Continue Reading →
Have a Nice Day

Chinese Black Comedy ‘Have a Nice Day’ Goes Global

Paris-based sales company Memento Film International has secured a raft of deals that will bring Chinese filmmaker Liu Jian’s animated crimeland dramedy Have A Nice Day to multiple ... Continue Reading →
Hedgehog's Home

300-Plus Films Slated for Animafest Zagreb 2017

The 27th World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb will return to the Croatian capital from June 5-10 — following myriad introductory events slated for the end ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Stuttgart Animation Fest Program Highlights Revealed

Organizers of the 24th Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) have revealed some of the key programming highlights attendees can expect at this year’s event, taking ... Continue Reading →
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Animafest Zagreb Reveals 2017 Official Selections

After assessing some 1,600 films submitted from 76 countries, the organizers of Animafest Zagreb – World Festival of Animated Film has revealed the official selections in its ... Continue Reading →