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Annecy Fest and Market Pledge to Promote Gender Parity

The organizers of the Annecy Festival and Market have signed a charter to promote gender parity and diversity at the event. The charter proposes to commit to the following: Providing ... Continue Reading →
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Iran’s Hoorakhsh Studio Brings New Feature to Annecy

Iran’s largest independent animation studio, Hoorakhsh Studios will launch its first major feature film, The Last Fiction, as a world premiere out of competition in official selection ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Full Program, WIA Summit Lineup Revealed

It’s official: the full program for the 2018 Annecy Festival was announced Monday at a press conference held by Patrick Eveno, Mickaël Marin and Marcel Jean at the Cinémathèque ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Animation Unveils Annecy 2018 Line-Up

Attendees of the 42nd Annecy International Animation Film Festival (June 11-16) will be given a glimpse into the workings of DreamWorks Animation with presentations on a hotly anticipated ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Announces 2018 TV & Commissioned Selections

Following the announcements of the short film competition selections, organizers of the Annecy International Festival of Animated Film have revealed that 23 TV projects and 31 Commissioned ... Continue Reading →
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2018 Annecy Animation Festival Reveals Short Film Selections

Organizers of the 2018 Annecy International Animated Film Festival (June 11-16) have announced the first batch of selections, comprising 130 short films. This year’s edition received ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy 2018 Celebrates Brazilian Animation & Musical Influences

As revealed at the close of last year’s event, the 2018 Annecy International Animation Film Festival will shine a spotlight on Brazilian animation, working with fellow fest Anima ... Continue Reading →
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‘In This Corner of the World’ Takes Feature Jury Prize at Annecy

Sunao Katabuchi’s In This Corner of the World won the Jury Award for feature films at the 2017 Annecy International Animation Festival. The Audience Award for features was presented ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Annecy 2017: TV and Commissioned Films Official Selection After reviewing over 2,800 films (a 5% increase over last year) from 95 countries, Artistic Director Marcel Jean and program ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy 2017 Teases First Selections

Organizers of the the 2017 Annecy Festival are making swift strides towards the next edition, taking place June 12-17 in France. Having received over 2,800 films from 95 different countries, ... Continue Reading →