Annecy https://www.annecy.org/ Logo Annecy https://www.annecy.org/resources/interface/logo_annecy.png https://www.annecy.org/ en Copyright 2019, CITIA Site officiel du Festival, du Marché du film d'animation, des Conférences et du Carrefour de la Création d'Annecy. 1440 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:43:04 +0200 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:43:04 +0200 The Best of 2019 is already available! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2545 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2545 Read all about “Best of Annecy 2019” and “Best of Annecy Kids 2019”, to discover a concentrate of the very best of animation.<br /><div> <p>The Annecy International Animation Film Festival traverses the world far and wide with its "<strong>Best of Annecy 2019</strong>" program combining a selection of shorts from the latest festival with two tailor-made opening sequence by the students of GOBELINS, l’école de l’image.</p> <p><a title="More info about the Best of Annecy 2018 program" href="https://www.annecy.org/festival:en/best-of-annecy:en" target="_blank">Check out the "<strong>Best of Annecy 2019</strong>" program</a>. </p> <p>In order to please all viewers, the Annecy Festival offers an adapted version of its "Best of". The "<strong>Best of Annecy Kids 2019</strong>" is a mix of funny, emotional and poetic short films that will delight the children! This programme consists of films from Annecy 2019's official selection or trailers, and is aimed at children from 6 years up.</p> <p><a title="More info about the Best of Annecy Kids 2018 program" href="https://www.annecy.org/festival:en/best-of-annecy:en" target="_blank">Check out the "<strong>Best of Annecy Kids 2019</strong>" program</a>.</p> <p>Festivals, associations, cultural organizations and any other structures with a screening space, you can already order "<strong>Best of Annecy 2019</strong>" and/or "<strong>Best of Annecy Kids 2019</strong>".</p> <p><strong>Price:</strong> 150€ VAT not incl. per screening</p> <p><a title="More information about Best of Annecy 2018 programs" href="https://www.annecy.org/festival:en/best-of-annecy:en" target="_blank">Find all information online</a>.</p> </div> Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The world of the animation is in mourning https://www.annecy.org/news:a2544 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2544 This past June the Annecy festival celebrated Japanese animation with great honours...This morning we have learned of the terrible fire which has torn through the Kyoto Animation Studios, with unfortunate loss of life for some.<br /><p>The Kyoto Animation studio has a team of 160 employees.</p> <p>In particular this studio produced the <em><strong>A Silent Voice</strong></em> anime (in competition at Annecy 2017) which was received with great critical and public acclaim worldwide, as well as <em><strong>Liz and the Blue Bird</strong></em> (Annecy 2018 out of competition).</p> <p>Here at Annecy the festival team sends its warmest support and sincerest backing to the studio's team members and to the families of those impacted by this tragedy.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Annecy s’anime the Summer! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2542 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2542 At the heart of the Haras come and enjoy Annecy s’anime’s open-air screenings, provided by CITIA and Annecy Town Hall, and discover animation under the stars!<br /><p>CITIA, International Animation Festival organiser, and <a title="Visit Annecy Town Hall website" href="https://www.annecy.fr/" target="_blank">Annecy Town Hall</a> invite you to attend two <em><strong>Annecy s’anime</strong></em> open-air screenings at the heart of the Haras’ tree-lined park. An opportunity to discover, or rediscover, two French animation masterpieces, at nightfall.</p> <p>Friday 26<sup>th</sup> July at 10:00 pm: <em><strong>Azur et Asmar</strong></em> by Michel Ocelot<br />Azur is blond with blue eyes, Asmar has brown hair and black eyes. As little boys they fight and love each other like brothers. As adults they become ruthless rivals, in search of the Fairy of the Djinns, in medieval Maghreb, which is full of danger, magic and wonder.<br /><em>Screening French version, English subtitles </em></p> <p><strong>Trailer</strong></p> <div class="blc_iframe"><img class="blc_iframe_img" src="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhEAAJAIAAAP///wAAACH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKhI+py+0Po5yUFQA7" alt="" /> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uStyOlhGd9Y" width="560" height="315"></iframe></div> <p>    <br />Friday 23<sup>rd</sup> August 10:00 pm: <em><strong>Ernest & Celestine</strong></em> by Benjamin Renner, Vincent Patar and Stéphane Aubier<br />The unlikely friendship between a big bear, who wants to be a performing artist, and a little mouse who doesn’t want to become a dentist.<br />Screening French version, English subtitles</p> <p><strong>Trailer</strong></p> <div class="blc_iframe"><img class="blc_iframe_img" src="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhEAAJAIAAAP///wAAACH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKhI+py+0Po5yUFQA7" alt="" /> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2rI2vLs7fYg" width="560" height="315"></iframe></div> <p>      <br />Open to all, these screenings will take place at the Haras, 19 rue Guillaume Fichet, in Annecy!</p> <p><em>Free entry, 300 seats available.<br /> Screening will be cancelled in the event of bad weather.</em></p> Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The Annecy 2019 Highlights in Videos https://www.annecy.org/news:a2541 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2541 Interviews with the winning directors, Shorts & Breakfasts replays, and the flashback film. Relive the 2019 Annecy Festival on our YouTube channel!<br /><p>Do you want to re-live the best moments of the 2019 Annecy International Animation Film Festival? Check out our official YouTube channel for 100% animation themed videos!</p> <p>You will find:</p> <ul> <li><a title="Watch the interviews with major directors" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLs3Yp0_HhfXX9T5QByYnQ-PAfpJSM6Q9p" target="_blank"><strong>Interviews with major directors</strong></a> of shorts, features and VR, <strong>Bruno Collet</strong> to <strong>Jérémy Clapin</strong>, including <strong>Lorenzo Mattotti</strong>, <strong>Lino DiSalvo</strong> and <strong>Jan Kounen</strong></li> <li>Thoughts and advice from animation professionals with the <a title="Watch the Mifa expert Insights" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLs3Yp0_HhfXXdVI7BlW7fjBrQzB8Q2Fhc" target="_blank"><strong>Mifa Expert Insights</strong></a>, with <strong>Marc du Pontavice</strong>, <strong>Julie Gayet</strong>, <strong>John Derderian</strong> and <strong>Ben Lumsden</strong></li> <li>The <a title="Watch the Shorts & Breakfast" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLs3Yp0_HhfXUJzSnBGyw3ZVA1A2YVEBot" target="_blank"><strong>Shorts & Breakfast</strong></a>, each morning welcoming directors of short films in competition diffused the day before at Annecy </li> <li>The <a title="Watch the opening sequences created by the students from GOBELINS, l'école de l'image" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7B1B234FAFDCB132" target="_blank"><strong>unique opening sequences</strong></a> created by the students from <strong>GOBELINS, l'école de l'image</strong>, whose theme this year was Japanese animation </li> <li>The playlist of the <a title="Watch the playlist of the commissioned films in the 2019 official selection" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLs3Yp0_HhfXUZ41MIv6Fps1uzIjMtP4z-" target="_blank"><strong>commissioned films in the 2019 official selection</strong></a> (available until 10<sup>th</sup> July) </li> <li>Not forgetting the <strong>2019 Annecy flashback video</strong> to enjoy a recap of this animated week!</li> </ul> <div class="blc_iframe"><img class="blc_iframe_img" src="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhEAAJAIAAAP///wAAACH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKhI+py+0Po5yUFQA7" alt="" /> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/73iXxA6eOLk" width="560" height="315"></iframe></div> <p>Happy viewing!</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The 2019 Annecy Awards at the Forum des images in Paris https://www.annecy.org/news:a2540 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2540 <p>A selection of this year’s Annecy Festival winning shorts and feature films will be screened at the Forum des images on 3<sup>rd</sup> and 4<sup>th</sup> July.</p><br /><p>The Annecy Festival returns once again to Paris this year with a recap session at the Forum des images, in partnership with l’Agence du court métrage. The perfect opportunity to discover or rediscover the best winning films in 2019. A look at the programme:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Wednesday 3<sup>rd</sup> July at 6:30 pm</strong>: <em>Away </em>by Gints Zilbalodis, Contrechamp Award </li> <li><strong>Wednesday 3<sup>rd</sup> July at8:30 pm</strong>: carte blanche at l’Agence du court métrage presented by Karim Allam </li> <li><strong>Thursday 4<sup>th</sup> July 5:00 pm</strong>: winning short films (1<sup>st</sup> part) </li> <li><strong>Thursday 4<sup>th</sup> July 7:00 pm</strong>: winning short films (2<sup>nd</sup> part) </li> <li><strong>Thursday 4<sup>th</sup> July 9:00 pm</strong>: <em>I lost my body</em> by Jérémy Clapin, Cristal for a Feature film and Audience Award/Première</li> </ul> <p>The annual unmissable gathering!</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.forumdesimages.fr/les-programmes/reprise-du-festival-international-du-film-danimation-dannecy_1" target="_blank">For more info</a></strong></p> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The 2019 Annecy Award Winning Films are at the Comoedia Lyon https://www.annecy.org/news:a2539 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2539 <p>A selection of the 2019 Annecy Festival’s winning short films, as well as the Cristal Award winning feature film, will be screened to moviegoers and animation amateurs in the Lyon region, on 22<sup>nd</sup> and 23<sup>rd</sup> June!</p><br /><p>A selection of the 2019 Annecy Festival’s winning short films, as well as the Cristal Award winning feature film, will be screened to moviegoers and animation amateurs in the Lyon region, on 22nd and 23rd June!</p> <p>On the programme:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Saturday 22<sup>nd</sup> June 11:15 am:</strong> selection of winning shorts </li> <li><strong>Sunday 23<sup>rd</sup> June 6:00 pm:</strong> a premiere, <em>I Lost My Body</em> by Jérémy Clapin, Audience Award/Première and Cristal for a Feature Film at Annecy 2019</li> </ul> <p>Get down to the Comoedia cinema in Lyon to relive the greatest moments of Annecy 2019!</p> <p>For more info check out the <strong><a href="https://www.cinema-comoedia.com/film/143044/" target="_blank">cinema’s website</a></strong></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The 20 Official Prizes of the 2019 Awards https://www.annecy.org/news:a2538 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2538 At the end of this 43rd edition the juries awarded 20 prizes this Saturday 15<sup>th</sup> June.<br /><p>The Annecy International Animation Film Festival just ended. Once again, the event has had a record number of attendees, 12,300 badgeholders (11,700 badgeholders in 2018).</p> <p>"<em>It is wonderful to observe the alliances between the official juries, audience votes and the junior juries. Aesthetically powerful and unique propositions, such as </em>I Lost My Body<em>, </em>Mémorable <em>and </em>Daughter <em>have something to please everyone, from professionals, adolescents and the public alike</em>."<br /> <strong>Marcel Jean</strong>, Artistic Director</p> <br /> <table class="col-little section" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" align="center"> <tbody> <tr bgcolor="#ffffff"> <td class="col-little"> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="95%"> <h2 style="font-size: 30px; font-weight: 700; font-family: 'Roboto Condensed', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; padding-right: 0; text-align: center;">OFFICIAL PRIZES <br /> ANNECY 2019</h2> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="30" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr class="section-content"> <td class="col-little" bgcolor="#ffffff"> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p class="subtitle" style="text-align: left;"><strong>FEATURE FILMS</strong></p> <p style="font-weight: bold; text-align: left;">> FEATURES</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20193095_perdu_mon_corps.jpg" alt="perdu" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Cristal for a Feature Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> J'ai perdu mon corps > I Lost My Body </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Jérémy CLAPIN</strong> <br /> France <br /> XILAM ANIMATION</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20190919_bunuel.jpg" alt="bunuel" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Jury Distinction</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas <br /> Buñuel après l'âge d'or </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Salvador SIMO</strong> <br /> Spain, Netherlands <br /> SYGNATIA FILMS, SUBMARINE</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20193095_perdu_mon_corps.jpg" alt="perdu" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Audience Award/Première</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> J'ai perdu mon corps > I Lost My Body </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Jérémy CLAPIN</strong> <br /> France <br /> XILAM ANIMATION</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p style="font-weight: bold; text-align: left;">> CONTRECHAMP</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20190738_away.jpg" alt="away" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Contrechamp Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Away </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Gints ZILBALODIS</strong> <br /> Latvia <br /> BILIBABA</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p class="subtitle" style="text-align: left;"><strong>SHORT FILMS</strong></p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192412_memorable.jpg" alt="memorable" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Cristal for a Short Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Mémorable </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Bruno COLLET</strong> <br /> France <br /> VIVEMENT LUNDI !</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20191900_tio_tomas.jpg" alt="tomas" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Tio Tomás – A contabilidade dos dias <br /> Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Regina PESSOA</strong> <br /> Canada, France, Portugal <br /> ONF, LES ARMATEURS, CICLOPE FILMES</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20191392_deszcz.jpg" alt="deszcz" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">"Jean-Luc Xiberras" Award for a First Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Deszcz > La Pluie </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Piotr MILCZAREK</strong> <br /> Poland <br /> FUMI</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192099_pulsion.jpg" alt="pulsion" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Distinction ex æquo <br /> Jury Distinction for its powerful storytelling</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Pulsión > Drive </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Pedro CASAVECCHIA</strong> <br /> Argentina, France <br /> ATLAS V</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20191331_generation.jpg" alt="generation" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Distinction ex æquo <br /> Jury Distinction for its social significance</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> My Generation </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Ludovic HOUPLAIN</strong> <br /> France <br /> H5</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192412_memorable.jpg" alt="memorable" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Audience Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Mémorable </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Bruno COLLET</strong> <br /> France <br /> VIVEMENT LUNDI !</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20191309_dont_know_what.jpg" alt="dont" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">"Off-Limits" Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Dont Know What </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Thomas RENOLDNER</strong> <br /> Austria</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p class="subtitle" style="text-align: left;"><strong>TV AND COMMISSIONED FILMS</strong></p> <p style="font-weight: bold; text-align: left;">> TV FILMS</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20191998_panique_village.jpg" alt="panique" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Cristal for a TV Production</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Panique au village "La Foire agricole" <br /> Panic in the Village "The County Fair" </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Vincent PATAR, Stéphane AUBIER</strong> <br /> Belgium <br /> AUTOUR DE MINUIT, PANIQUE SPRL, BEAST ANIMATION</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20193141_parfum_irak.jpg" alt="parfum" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Award for a TV Series</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Le Parfum d’Irak "Le Cowboy de Fallujah" > Flavours of Iraq </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Léonard COHEN</strong> <br /> France <br /> NOVA PRODUCTION</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="50" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192965_vie_chateau.jpg" alt="chateau" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Award for a TV Series</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> La Vie de château > My Life in Versailles </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Clémence MADELEINE-PERDRILLAT, Nathaniel H’LIMI</strong> <br /> France <br /> FILMS GRAND HUIT, MIYU PRODUCTIONS</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p style="font-weight: bold; text-align: left;">> COMMISSIONED FILMS</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192879_accents.jpg" alt="accents" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Cristal for a Commissioned Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Ted-Ed "Accents" </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Robertino ZAMBRANO</strong> <br /> Australia, USA <br /> KAPWA STUDIOWORKS, TED-ED</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192937_wimbledon.jpg" alt="wimbledon" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> #TakeOnHistory "Wimbledon" </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>SMITH & FOULKES</strong> <br /> United Kingdom <br /> NEXUS STUDIOS</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p class="subtitle" style="text-align: left;"><strong>GRADUATION FILMS</strong></p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20192559_dcera.jpg" alt="dcera" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Cristal for a Graduation Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Dcera > Daughter </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Daria KASHCHEEVA</strong> <br /> Czech Republic <br /> FAMU, MAUR FILM COMPANY LTD.</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20190290_rules_play.jpg" alt="rules" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Rules of Play </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Merlin FLÜGEL</strong> <br /> Germany</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20190730_things_head.jpg" alt="things" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Jury Distinction</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> These Things in My Head – Side A </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Luke BOURNE</strong> <br /> United Kingdom <br /> BCU – BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%"> <p class="subtitle" style="text-align: left;"><strong>VR WORKS</strong></p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/images/20193145_gloomy_eyes.jpg" alt="gloomy" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="10%"> </td> <td width="80%" align="center"> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Cristal for the Best VR Work</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Gloomy Eyes </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Jorge TERESO, Fernando MALDONADO</strong> <br /> Argentina, France <br /> ATLAS V, 3DAR, ARTE FRANCE</p> </td> <td width="10%"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="100%" height="15" bgcolor="#ffffff"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <tr class="section-separator"> <td class="col-little" height="1"> </td> </tr> <tr class="section-link"> <td class="col-little" height="56" align="right" bgcolor="#ffffff"> <table width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: right;" colspan="2"><a style="color: #000000; text-decoration: none; padding-right: 40px; font-size: 20px; font-weight: 700; font-family: 'Roboto Condensed', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; margin-right: 30px;" href="https://www.annecy.org/festival/palmares" target="_blank">> 2019 Awards and Special Prizes</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>See you from 15<sup>th</sup> to 20<sup>th</sup> June 2020</strong>: Come celebrate the Festival’s <strong>60<sup>th</sup> anniversary</strong>, the edition not to be missed!</p> Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:10:00 +0200 Free Screenings of the Best 2019 Winners! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2535 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2535 <p>The day after the Closing Ceremony the Festival invites you to take a look at the short and feature films in competition this year, and some are prizewinners.</p><br /><p>Prolong the pleasure of the Annecy Festival screenings in theatres with some of the winning films! Free, open to all, and accessible without reservation (first come, first seated), these screenings will take place on Sunday 16th June the day after the Closing Ceremony and the announcement of the 2019 Winners. The screenings will be at the Bonlieu Grande salle and two of our partner theatres, Le Rabelais in Meythet and La Turbine in Cran-Gevrier.</p> <p>The winning films on the programme:</p> <ul> <li>a selection of short films for all audiences, at 2:30 pm at Bonlieu and 5:00 pm at Le Rabelais </li> <li>a selection of short films for adults, at 4 :30 pm at Bonlieu and 7:00 pm at La Turbine </li> <li>a screening of one of the winning feature films, at 6:30 pm at Bonlieu</li> </ul> <p>Plenty to prolong the festivities!</p> <p><a href="https://www.citia.org/resources/download.php?id=61294"><strong>Download the programme</strong></a></p> Sat, 15 Jun 2019 20:00:00 +0200 Our Heartfelt Thanks! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2537 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2537 <p>To everyone who contributed to the 2019 Annecy Festival’s success, it is time to thank you all!</p><br /><p>The organization’s team would like to thank you for this hugely successful Annecy Festival, Market and its Meetings.</p> <p><strong>Many thanks to our 468 volunteers</strong> for their immeasurable help, you are more numerous, passionate and committed every year!</p> <p><strong>Thank you to our contractors</strong> for all their hard work in creating such an incredible event.</p> <p><strong>Sincere thanks to our partners</strong> and their unwavering support year after year.</p> <p><strong>Lastly, thank you to the more than 12,000 badgeholders</strong>, from Annecy, all corners of France, and from around the world, for celebrating animation film with us!</p> <p>See you on <strong>15<sup>th</sup> to 20<sup>th</sup> June 2020</strong> for the <strong>60<sup>th</sup> anniversary</strong> of the Annecy International Animation Film Festival!</p> Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:30:00 +0200 The Festival Exhibitions Continue! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2534 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2534 <p>It’s the final curtain for Annecy 2019… but not for the exhibitions!</p><br /><p>Some exhibitions that are a part of Annecy 2019 will be prolonging the pleasure of the Festival after June 15<sup>th</sup>. Stop-motion, animation filmmaking secrets, behind-the-scenes of major studios, and more. Plenty to prolong your enjoyment for the animation world!</p> <p><em><strong>Ville Neuve</strong></em> – Until 18<sup>th</sup> June Discover behind-the-scenes of one of the feature films in competition in the Fetaure Films Contrechamp category.</p> <p><em><strong>The Artistic Journey of the Saga How to Train Your Dragon</strong></em> – Until Sunday 23rd June For one last time dive into the How to Train Your Dragon universe with an exclusive exhibition displaying over 200 works from the amazing making of!</p> <p><em><strong>Athleticus</strong></em> – Until Sunday 23<sup>rd</sup> June The Athleticus animals escape the small screen to show themselves off in an exhibition!</p> <p><em><strong>Beast Animation, 15 Years of Handmade Animation</strong></em> – Until Saturday 29<sup>th</sup> June Come and celebrate 15 years of stop-motion with Beast Animation studio!</p> <p><em><strong>Animation Film: Filmmaking Secrets</strong></em> – Until Sunday 30<sup>th</sup> June A large collection of drawings, puppets and other surprising materials, a touch of technique and a huge dose of magic await you at the Conservatoire d’art et d’histoire!</p> <p>Because animation is not only in the film theatres! > <a href="https://www.annecy.org/programme:expo" target="_blank">Exhibition programme</a></p> Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:00:00 +0200 Mifa 2019: A Record Attendance https://www.annecy.org/news:a2536 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2536 The Mifa has just ended with a new record edition, consolidating its status as the largest single market in the world devoted to animated film.<br /><p>This event, with <strong>more than 4,000 badgeholders</strong> (+9%*) from <strong>82 countries</strong> and bringing together professionals and talents from global audiovisual and animation film industries, continues to evolve.</p> <p>"<em>Faced with the Mifa’s constant evolution since 2005, with last year’s record attendance and the development of the animation industry in France and internationally, we knew that we had several challenges to address this year,</em>" states <strong>Véronique Encrenaz</strong>, the new Head of Mifa.</p> <p>"<em>Along with Mickaël Marin and our teams, we designed this 2019 edition with particular focus on the welcome and support for the professionals, both regulars and first-time visitors to the Mifa, who increasingly consider Annecy as the unmissable annual event. The immediate feedback received leads us to believe that we made the right choices,</em> she adds, <em>now we must simply continue in this vein and introduce new initiatives that we already have on the backburner</em>."</p> <p><a href="https://www.annecy.org/resources/communiques_presse/2019_CP_Bilan_Mifa_en.php" target="_blank">Read the press release</a></p> Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:00:00 +0200 Annecy 2019 Special Prizes https://www.annecy.org/news:a2533 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2533 The International Animation Film Festival has just rewarded the 14 Special Prizes for 2019. These awards were presented this Friday 14<sup>th</sup> June at 6:30 pm at Bonlieu. Congratulations to all the winners!<br /><p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Festivals Connexion – Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Award / In partnership with Lumières Numériques & Mèche Courte</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Girl in the Hallway > Fille dans le couloir </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Valerie BARNHART – </strong>Canada</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Junior Jury Award for a Short Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Mémorable </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Bruno COLLET – </strong>France<br />VIVEMENT LUNDI !</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Junior Jury Award for a Graduation Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Dcera > Daughter </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Daria KASHCHEEVA – </strong>Czech Republic<br />FAMU, MAUR FILM COMPANY LTD.</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Young Audience Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Sarkan > Le Cerf-Volant </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Martin SMATANA – </strong>Czech Republic<br />BFILM, LTD.</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">CANAL+ Young Audience Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Grand Loup & Petit Loup > Big Wolf & Little Wolf </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Rémi DURIN – </strong>Belgium, France<br />LES FILMS DU NORD</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">FIPRESCI Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Têtard </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Jean-Claude ROZEC – </strong>France<br />À PERTE DE VUE</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Best Original Music Award for a Feature Film, sponsored by the SACEM</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas<br />Buñuel après l'âge d'or </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Arturo CARDELÚS – </strong>Spain, Netherlands<br />SYGNATIA FILMS, SUBMARINE</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold;">Best Original Music Award for a Short Film, sponsored by the SACEM</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Tio Tomás – A contabilidade dos dias<br />Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Normand ROGER – </strong>Canada, France, Portugal<br />ONF, LES ARMATEURS, CICLOPE FILMES</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Gan Foundation Award for Distribution</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Josep </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>AUREL – </strong>France, Belgium, Spain<br />LES FILMS D'ICI MÉDITERRANÉE, LES FILMS DU POISSON ROUGE, LUNANIME BVBA, EJT-LABO LABORATOIRE D'ÉCRITURE ET D'IMAGES, B-WATER ANIMATION STUDIOS</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">Vimeo Staff Pick Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> A Year Along the Geostationary Orbit </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Felix Dierich – </strong>Germany</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">André-Martin Award for a French Feature Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Le Procès contre Mandela et les autres </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Nicolas CHAMPEAUX, Gilles PORTE</strong><br />Animation : Oerd Van Cuijlenborg<br />France<br />ROUGE INTERNATIONAL, UFO PRODUCTION</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">André-Martin Award for a French Short Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Mon juke-box > My Juke-Box </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Florentine GRELIER – </strong>France<br />NOVANIMA, GIRELLE PRODUCTION</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">André-Martin Distinction for a French Short Film</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Flow </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Adriaan LOKMAN – </strong>Netherlands, France<br />VALK PRODUCTIONS, DARK PRINCE</p> <p style="text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 1px; font-weight: bold; padding-top: 15px;">City of Annecy Award</p> <p><em style="font-size: 18px;"> Son of the Sea </em></p> <p style="font-size: 12px;"><strong>Abbas JALALI YEKTA – </strong>Iran</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The 2019 Mifa Pitch Awards https://www.annecy.org/news:a2532 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2532 As the Mifa reaches its end, see who this year’s Mifa Pitches award winners are.<br /><p>2019 has been a record year for the Mifa Pitches, 498 projects were received and out of these 37 were chosen to participate in the sessions over the last week.</p> <p><strong>     <br />FEATURE FILMS</strong></p> <ul> <li>TitraFilm Prize: Amandine TAFFIN for <em><strong>Tistou of the Green Thumbs</strong></em> </li> <li>Ciclic Prize: Denis DO for <em><strong>Sorya </strong></em></li> <li>Cristal Publishing Prize: Amandine TAFFIN for <em><strong>Tistou of the Green Thumbs</strong></em></li> </ul> <p><strong>    <br />SHORT FILMS</strong></p> <ul> <li>SACD Prize: Camille AUTHOUART for <em><strong>La Grande Arche</strong></em> </li> <li>Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Cinéma/Bourse des festivals Prize: Fabienne WAGENAAR for <em><strong>Sweeter is the night</strong></em> </li> <li>Ciclic Prize: Daniel Benjamin GRAY for <em><strong>Hide </strong></em></li> <li>Les Affranchis/Ville de Toulouse Prize: Antoine PRESLES for <em><strong>Leo </strong></em></li> <li>Studios Alhambra Prize: Fabienne WAGENAAR for <em><strong>Sweeter is the night</strong></em> </li> <li>NEF Animation Prize and Ciclic Prize: Daniel Benjamin GRAY for <em><strong>Hide </strong></em></li> <li>Open Workshop Prize: Zsuzsanna KREIF for <em><strong>Dino Doom on Desert Planet</strong></em> </li> <li>Arte France Prize: Clémence BOUCHEREAU for <em><strong>The Crimson Season</strong></em></li> </ul> <p><strong>     <br />TV SERIES AND SPECIALS</strong></p> <ul> <li>Disney Channel Prize for a New Series: Gleb BELYAKOV for <em><strong>Hedgehog</strong></em></li> <li>Ciclic Prize: Inès BERNARD-ESPINA, Mélody BOULISSIÈRE, Clémentine CAMPOS for <em><strong>Patouille </strong></em></li> <li>TitraFilm Prize: Joachim HERISSE for <em><strong>The Stone</strong></em></li> </ul> <p><strong>   <br />INTERACTIVE CREATIONS & TRANSMEDIA</strong></p> <ul> <li>SACD "Interactive Creation" Prize: Alexandre PEREZ for <em><strong>Néphélé </strong></em></li> <li>Ina Expert Prize: Fabienne GIEZENDANNER, Pascal CONICELLA for <em><strong>Dreamin'Zone</strong></em></li> </ul> <p><strong>   <br />ANIMATION DU MONDE</strong></p> <ul> <li>Folimage Prize: Lilit ALTUNYAN for <em><strong>When I Am Sad</strong></em></li> <li>Ciclic Prize: Naddya Adhiambo OLUOCH-OLUNYA for <em><strong>Uzi (Thread)</strong></em></li> </ul> <p>Congratulations to all our winners and an immense thank you to our partners!</p> <p><a class="btn btn1" title="Check out the Mifa Pitches Prizewinners 2018" href="https://www.annecy.org/mifa:en/mifa-pitches/projects-prizewinners">More info</a></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Shorts & Breakfast https://www.annecy.org/news:a2530 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2530 Every morning the directors of short films in competition screened the previous day at the Annecy Festival will be on hand to chat over breakfast.<br /><p><strong>Marcel Jean</strong>, Annecy Festival’s Artistic Director invites to join him every morning at the Bonlieu theatre bar to get you in the mood for the day with <a title="More info about Shorts & Breakfasts" href="https://www.annecy.org/festival:en/shorts-and-breakfast" target="_blank">Shorts & Breakfast</a>. Coffee in one hand, croissant in the other, gather around the directors of the short films in competition screened to the festival-goers the previous day.</p> <p>Open to all badgeholders, these morning sessions are the chance to discover behind-the-scenes of the creations that have made the biggest impression on you. Encompassing the various creative stages from scriptwriting to other technical aspects and even questions concerning financing.</p> <p>Privileged exchanges with the directors of short films in competition at the Annecy Festival, <strong>from Tuesday 11<sup>th</sup> to Saturday 15<sup>th</sup> June, 9 to 10:15 am</strong>, bar du théâtre, every morning. If you would like to know more about the Off-Limits Short Films, there is a dedicated session <strong>Saturday morning at 10:15-11:30 am</strong>.</p> <p><strong>New for 2019:</strong> this year Shorts & Breakfast will be broadcast live on the <a title="Watch the Shorts & Breakfasts in live" href="https://www.youtube.com/user/annecyfestival" target="_blank"><strong>Festival’s YouTube channel</strong></a>!</p> <p>Everything you need for a big spoonful of creativity with your coffee!</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2019 14:00:00 +0200 Annecy Live 2019 is Online! https://www.annecy.org/news:a2529 https://www.annecy.org/actualites:a2529 Find all the latest Festival news as it happens, and all in the same place.<br /><p>Whether you are on-site, or you couldn’t make it here this year, whether you are a Badgeholder, or a member of the general public, every day Annecy Live gives you access to the Festival’s latest news as it happens.</p> <p>Highlights, exclusive info, content direct from the theatres… everything united at one hotspot so you can enjoy a concentrated view of the events and the day’s climaxes!</p> <p><strong>New for 2019:</strong> content created by festival-goers will enrich the Festival’s official announcements! From today, by combining original publications and content from social networks, Annecy Live has a new format to include a panoply of diverse viewpoints on the event.</p> <p>Remember to use <strong>#annecyfestival</strong> on your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram posts for a chance at seeing them published on Annecy Live!</p> <p>Check out the <a title="Check out the Annecy Live" href="https://www.annecy.org/live2019" target="_blank"><strong>Annecy Live</strong></a> website and tune into the non-stop news as it happens!</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:00:00 +0200