The Festival hosts conferences targeted at 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 sessions give you the chance to discover the various stages of animated feature films and TV series in production..
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!
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.
A well-known figure in the animation world will come to lead a discussion around different topics: film, studios or even film genres.
The Studio Focus sessions are a great way for delegates to find out about the creative or technical processes of large studios and talk about current projects with the creatives.
Open to all participants, these sessions are yet another way for studios and production companies to reveal their latest work.
21 March 2017 - Annecy reveals the first animation celebs confirmed to come and present during the 2017 Meetings cycle.
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.