First Georgia-France Co-Pro Short Underway

Production is beginning on the first ever animated short film co-produced by Georgia and France — a modern folk tale for kids called Pocket Man, created by Georgian children’s ... Continue Reading →

Annecy 2015

Toasting women in animation, Spanish flair and MIFA’s 30th anniversary. This month, over 7,000 creatives, professionals and other luminaries of the global animation industry will ... Continue Reading →

GKIDS Grabs Felicioli/Gagnol’s ‘Phantom Boy’

GKIDS’ Annecy shopping spree continues with the New York-based distributor snapping up North American rights to Phantom Boy — the new animated feature from the Oscar nominated ... Continue Reading →

80-Plus TV Projects Set for Cartoon Forum

The 26th edition of Cartoon Forum will take over the French city of Toulouse this September 15-18, with more than 80 new animated series projects from across Europe scheduled to be ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Awards Grand Prix to ‘Sense of Touch’

Organizers of the 22nd Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) have announced the winners of this year’s edition, which attracted roughly 80,000 visitors to the German metropolis ... Continue Reading →

MIFA 2015 Opens Submissions

The MIFA market event — part of the Annecy animation festival — has opened registrations for the 2015 event. The call for projects will be open through February 13, 2015 ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Forum Wraps Up 25th Edition

Cartoon Forum celebrated a successful 25th edition of the important European toon event, which presented 84 new projects to the local industry and enjoyed a record participation of ... Continue Reading →

Folimage Assembling ‘Dimitri’ Anthology

France’s Folimage as revealed the domestic release date for its upcoming anthology film Bon voyage, Dimitri!, comprised of four kid-friendly animated tales from different directors ... Continue Reading →

‘Minuscule’ Tops Cartoon Movie Tributes

Thomas Szabo and Hélène Giraud won the director of the year honor for their film Minuscule at the 2014 Cartoon Movie Tributes. Announced Friday in Lyon, France, the winners were presented ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Slates 59 Projects for 2014

The 16th edition of Cartoon Movie will showcase 59 animated film projects from across Europe March 5-7 in Lyon, France. Gathering more than 700 animation professionals, the European ... Continue Reading →