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Happy New Year 2021

All the team at CITIA, the Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Mifa organisers, wish you a very Happy New Year 2021.

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Bruno Edera (2007) - Otto Alder

Bruno Edera has Died

TV Producer-programmer and animation film historian, Bruno Edera, supported the professionalisation of this sector in his country by founding the Swiss Animation Film Group. He died on 17th November.

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© "Le Cœur à danser" ‒ Pierre Le Couviour & Amine El Ouarti / "Heirloom" ‒ Upamanyu Bhattacharyya / "Piece" ‒ Alan Holly

Annecy Festival Residency: The 3 Winning Projects

CITIA reveals the 3 projects that will inaugurate the 2021 artists’ residency dedicated to animation feature film.

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"Les Hirondelles de Kaboul" en compétition à Annecy en 2019/"The Swallows of Kabul" in competition in Annecy in 2019 – Photo : ANNECY FESTIVAL/E. Perdu

Annecy 2021: register your Film or Project!

Registrations for submitting animation films or projects to the Annecy Festival 2021 and its Market are now open.

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The Best of 2020 is already available!

Read all about "Best of Annecy 2020" and "Best of Annecy Kids 2020", to discover a concentrate of the very best of animation.

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Christian Lelong has Died

Christian Lelong, who had been working since 1992 at the heart of Cinédoc, died on 11th October.

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Photo : Animasyros

Animation du Monde: First Winners!

The Mifa’s Animation du Monde, spotlighting animation talents from emerging countries, has made its first pit stop in Greece and the Balkans.

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Quino / Annecy Festival 2006 - Photo : Farid Sedik

Quino has died

Quino, the Argentinian scriptwriter and comic book author, known for his character Mafalda, died on 30th September.

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