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Annecy 2020

Annecy 2020 Online



DOMINIQUE PUTHOD
Chairman, CITIA

MICKAËL MARIN
CEO, CITIA

Since 1960, Annecy’s heart has been beating to the rhythm of the Festival. This year it will have a different rhythm, but it will be beating with the same force.

What you will be discovering during the next two weeks is the result of intense work and the immense mark of respect that we hold for the artists, studios, and all those who work to making animation film a major art form.

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Festival

CITIA

MARCEL JEAN
Artistic Director

As I sit and write these words, it is with enthusiasm and determination that we move forward into the unknown, towards this Annecy Online edition something that was unimaginable just a few short months ago.

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Minister of Culture

FRANCK RIESTER
Minister of Culture

The Annecy International Animation Film Festival has been around for 60 years! Unfortunately we will celebrate this anniversary next year. However the Festival will be holding an online edition to bring animation to life and showcase all the creative riches.

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CNC

DOMINIQUE BOUTONNAT
Chairman of the CNC

As I write this, the world is launched in a determined, yet uncertain battle with the coronavirus. We have never known a phenomenon of such magnitude or brutality, and the repercussions on the cinema, and on audiovisual creation are immense.

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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region

LAURENT WAUQUIEZ
Chairman of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region

We are France’s esteemed cinematic region. The 7th art was born here, let’s live up to this fine heritage. The Annecy International Animation Film Festival is the perfect example of this by being the most important global meeting place in the animation film industry, and also a sector of excellence in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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Haute-Savoie Department

CHRISTIAN MONTEIL
Chairman of the Department

The Annecy International Animation Film Festival is 60 years old this year. In the meantime, whilst we wait to celebrate this special year due to the current exceptional health crisis that we are going through, the Annecy Festival decided to fulfill your expectations by offering a 2020 online edition from 15th to 30th June.

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Annecy Town Hall

THE MAYOR OF ANNECY

2020 is a paradoxical year, with the promise of an exceptional edition to mark the 60th anniversary of the International Animation Film Festival, and this promise undermined by an historical public health crisis.

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France Télévisions

DELPHINE ERNOTTE CUNCI
President Director General of France Télévisions

2020 will definitely not look like any other year. Not only is it the first time ever, due to its context, that the International Animation Film Festival and its Market will be held virtually, and temporarily be absent from Annecy

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Mifa

CITIA

VÉRONIQUE ENCRENAZ
Head of Mifa

17th March – 15th June 2020: three months have gone by since the team were placed in lockdown, three months that seem like an eternity, where life, work, relationships, and future prospects have all been turned upside down.

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CNC

DOMINIQUE BOUTONNAT
Chairman of the CNC

As I write this, the world is launched in a determined, yet uncertain battle with the coronavirus. We have never known a phenomenon of such magnitude or brutality, and the repercussions on the cinema, and on audiovisual creation are immense.

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European Commission

LUCÍA RECALDE
Head of Unit – Audiovisual Industry and Media Support Programmes, European Commission – Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology (DG CONNECT)

Animation has always been a key part of the European audiovisual industry and it has witnessed substantial growth in the last decade.

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France Télévisions

TIPHAINE DE RAGUENEL
Head of Youth Programming and Animation

This year we may not have the pleasure of meeting on Annecy’s lakeside at the Impérial Palace, Bonlieu, or in the Chardon d’Écosse, but we can share the passion for animation that unites us.

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Meetings

CITIA

ARNAUD MIQUEL
Head of Professional Meetings

Annecy is a celebration.
For 60 years, Annecy has been this timeless bubble where the entire animation industry’s creativity, dynamism and generosity are celebrated next to the lake.

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