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German & Chinese Partners Sink Teeth into ‘Dumpling Queen’

An agreement between East and West which will see the development and production of an appetizing new animated comedy feature has been announced from Cannes. China’s Huawen Pictures ... Continue Reading →
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Report from Stuttgart: ITFS, FMS and APD Wrap Up

Catch up on Martin’s previous reports here, here and here. Full list of festival award winners here. A Global Language with No Borders This year’s editions of Stuttgart’s ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Stuttgart Animation Fest Winners Revealed

The 24th International Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart wrapped up over the weekend with a festive awards ceremony, capping an event that truly embraced its “Animation Without ... Continue Reading →
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Report from Stuttgart: From Bombay Roses to Slide Guitars, Works in Progress Showcased

While the Animation Production Day presented 44 new projects to potential partners over two days, the ITFS offered a unique insight into four new feature-length projects at the stages ... Continue Reading →

Report from Stuttgart: ‘Loving Vincent’ Filmmakers Go Noir with ‘Shadows’

Loving Vincent‘s UK-Polish writer-director team Hugh Welchman and Dorota Kobiela will return to the world of painting for their next animation feature, The Shadows, which Welchman ... Continue Reading →
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Report from Stuttgart: “Animation Germany” Launched at APD

The German animation industry came together at the end of this year’s Animation Production Day in Stuttgart to launch May 4 the Animation Germany label “as a way of creating ... 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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Animation Production Day ’17 Presenting New Business Award

The next edition of Animation Production Day — taking place May 4-5, 2017, presented by the Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film — will inaugurate the Trickstar Business ... Continue Reading →
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German Co-Producers Spotlight UK & Ireland at Cartoon Forum

The German Producers Alliance took to Cartoon Forum in Toulouse to promote international co-productions on Tuesday, September 13. This year’s focus was on partnering with counterparts ... Continue Reading →
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APD 2017 Receives Creative Europe MEDIA Funds

Stuttgart’s Animation Production Day has received funding for its 2017 edition from the Creative Europe MEDIA program — making it the sole new addition to the “Access to Markets” ... Continue Reading →