The Festival hosts three types of conferences targeted to cinema, TV and multimedia professionals and teachers, to explain the process of making a film, from creation to distribution, and provide a clear vision of the industry and its future.
The Work in Progress Feature sessions are the occasion to experience the different stages of producing feature films.
There will be time to question directors about their choices, project progress; in short, a chance to learn about the challenges faced by these productions!
New for 2016, Work in Progress TV sessions devoted to TV series.
These sessions will give you the opportunity to get a sneak peek into series that are still in production.
Annecy invites you to attend keynote speeches given by industry personalities whose career, success and vision have made them emblematic representatives.
An opportunity to discover their points of view about the animation of today and tomorrow.
Rare moments to discover what’s going on off-camera, explore behind the scenes, understand the challenges inherent to creativity, manufacturing or production, as well as the options chosen.
Published 6th Apr 2016 - The Annecy Festival will welcome Guillermo del Toro, master storyteller, for a Masterclass.
Published 8th Mar 2016 - Samurai Jack, Trolls, Zombillenium, The Shaman Sorceress… Check out the first round of sessions you won't want to miss from the Annecy 2016 Meetings lineup!
A well-known figure in the animation world will come to lead a discussion around different topics: film, studios or even film genres.