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Vivement Lundi! Toasts 20 Years at Cannes and Annecy

Brittany-based French prodco Vivement Lundi! is jazzing up its 20th anniversary celebrations with a strong showing of its recent projects coming to two of the most prestigious film ... Continue Reading →
Missing Link

LAIKA’s Fifth Movie ‘Missing Link’ Coming in 2019

Announced from Cannes, LAIKA has titled its fifth and most ambitious film to date: Missing Link. The Oscar-nominated animation behind Kubo and the Two Strings, The Boxtrolls, ParaNorman ... Continue Reading →
Kensuke's Kingdom

Bankside Picks Up ‘Kensuke’s Kingdom’ for Cannes Sales Launch

London-based international sales & production company Bankside Films has acquired upcoming animated, ecologically-themed feature adventure Kensuke’s Kingdom, to be directed by ... Continue Reading →
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Cannes Festival’s Animation Connection

It was only a few years ago when the Cannes Film Festival would host star-studded galas to premiere DreamWorks movies such as Trolls, Kung Fu Panda 3 and How to Train Your Dragon 2. ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Pinocchio

YTINIFNI Opens ‘Pinocchio’ Pre-Sales at Cannes

International sales agency YTINIFNI PICTURES will be bringing a new CG twist on a classic story world to the Cannes Film Festival and market (May 8-17) with The Adventures of Pinocchio. ... Continue Reading →
Another Day of Life

Angolan Civil War Feature ‘Another Day of Life’ Gets Cannes Screening

Cannes Film Festival organizers announced that greatly anticipated European co-pro Another Day of Life will have a special screening, following a highly successful footage reveal and ... Continue Reading →
Koati

Timeless Films Selling ‘Koati’ at Cannes, Starring Sofia Vergara

Timeless Films has announced it will kick off worldwide rights sales to upcoming animated feature Koati at the Cannes Film Festival in May. The plucky animal adventure is directed by ... 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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Daily News Bytes: ‘The Cat Returns’ To Ghibli Fest, ‘Isle of Dogs’ Prize App, ‘Solo’ Blasts Off to Cannes & More

Black Girl Animators Collective Aims to Make Animation More Inclusive Teen Vogue talks to creator, producer & writer Taylor K. Shaw about the first and only animation company specifically ... Continue Reading →
Bilal: A New Breed of Hero

Trailer: Vertical Brings ‘Bilal’ to US Theaters Feb. 2

Barajoun Entertainment’s much buzzed-about animated historical epic Bilal: A New Breed of Hero will make its US theatrical debut on February 2, 2018 through indie distributor Vertical ... Continue Reading →