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By Martin I. Petrov, Montreal Intl Animation FF Coordinator
The first Animation Day at the Cannes Film Festival, that took place today at the Horyou Village, located at the grounds of Le Grand Hotel Cannes created a fertile ground for animation producers, filmmakers and animation lovers to share news around their work, while attending a panel discussion and a screening of Best Of films from MIAFF 2015. Among the films screened were T...
by, Cameron Lui
Once again, Pixar delivered a heart-warming and thought provoking cartoon that can please any age.
The five emotions are played by Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, Bill Hader, Phyllis Smith and Lewis Black, which in itself guarantees a quality film. The way they intermingle is so political that it gave room for a lot of flexibility to make the story represent the cause of human behavior. What makes "Inside Out" so intriguing for adults is the evaluat...
The Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) is a 12-day showcase of up to 200 multi-genre films from Canada and over 40 other countries.
The festival hosts gala events, screenings, award ceremonies and special presentations. We host a large number of participating filmmakers from our backyard and round the world and connect them with the audience through post-screening question and answer periods, mingling at our events, and through panels and film talks open to the genera...
Pixar Outdoes Itself With Inside Out Premiere
On Monday, May 18th, Cannes Film Festival celebrated Animation Day to show off the talents and logistics of all things animation. The premiere movie at the Grand Lumiere Theatre was Inside Out, Disney-Pixar's new film about all of these emotions we have in our head like joy, anger, fear, sadness and disgust. It travels into the mind of a young girl named Riley, and portrays each emotion as their own person. Anger naturally shoots fire out...
Photos from Animation Day in Cannes today
By Maya Kirby
Animation Takes on Cannes Film Festival
Today, filmgoers, writers, directors and producers alike gathered at the Horyou Village on the Croisette, to attend the Film Festival's Animation Day. There was a panel to discuss the ups and downs of the animation film industry, the passion it takes to create such work and tips all about the writing, up to the promotion.
Afterwards, a short question/comment section was held in which the panelists did their best to guide other filmmakers in t...
From apps to online ads to big screen movies, these animation trends are set to dominate.
Whether CG or traditional, animation isn't just about the big Hollywood movies. It's a discipline in demand across a range of media channels, from apps to advertising, websites to music videos and beyond.
Plus the distinction between live action and animation is narrowing all the time, as shown in two of the biggest hits of the year, Guardians of the Galaxy and Daw...
Terror Film Festival is a blood-chilling, alien-probing, super-thrilling online international film festival designed for filmmakers and screenwriters that runs every October! And our Call For Entries is now open!
We are the only film festival in the world that offers the opportunity for filmmakers and screenwriters to get major exposure by bringing the audience right to their film. Also, being online removes the shackles of venue limitations (which limits the amount of people who can s...
ANIMATION DAY at Cannes 2015 at horyou.com Village presented by Animaze Daze & Filmfestival.com
Animaze is proud to present Animation Day with filmfestivals.com at the Cannes Film Festival 2015. For the first time Animation will be a grand focus presented in conjunction with filmfestivals.com and horyou.com. Together a wonderful curated program of animation shorts and guest panelists will be avaialble to Cannes attendees and general public. Located on the presitgeous...
Participation in the children's television festival “Dytiatko” gives rise to future creative implementation of many young talents. A young director from Kyiv which is preparing to conquer the world famous festival felt something similar.
Clear your heart and you will change the world
Fourteen-years-old Mykyta Tymoshchuk is packing his bags, going to Europe. This Ukrainian talent made his way to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. Short animation film of a young Kyiv c...
2 DAYS LEFT - EARLYBIRD DEADLINE: APRIL 30, 2015
We've partnered with FilmFreeway as our only avenue for submissions.
Filmmakers, submit to the Camp Cult Classics Fest if you have a campy, b-movie, silent film, blaxploitation film, classic film, monster, experimental, or the like. All genres are welcome from documentaries to musicals, dramas to comedies, web series to shorts.
Go to: http://www.CampCultClassicsFest.com for more details.
In-between indie films, we will be screening c...
Seeking Volunteers for the 2015 Los Angeles Film Festival, June 10 - 18 at L.A. LIVE
Now in its twenty-first year, the Los Angeles Film Festival showcases the best in new American and international cinema and provides the movie-loving public with access to some of the most critically acclaimed filmmakers, film industry professionals and emerging new talent by bringing them together in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world.
Our volunteers are a key component to making the ...
Producer's vision animates Le MIAFF: Montreal's International Animation Film Festival
Montreal Gazette“Montreal is the perfect city for an animation festival,” says Laurie Gordon. “Of course, we have the tradition of the NFB. But there are so many other strong animation studios in town. I’m astounded at how many beautiful shorts are being made here." /&nbs...
Ceau, Cinema! Festival from Timisoara, Romania announces the call for entry to the international competition section dedicated to feature films (fiction, non-fiction or animation). The call is open for filmmakers from countries with minorities in the Banat region.
Ceau, Cinema! Competition provides a setting for the cinematographic expression of the traditional minorities from the Banat region. Productions or co-productions from the following countries are accepted in competition: Armenia, Aust...
We’ve opened up submissions to the coolest festival on the planet. Submit your truly awesome, or truly awful film TODAY! Use promo code “campy” to receive $6 off submissions until March 27.
All films must be submitted online through FilmFreeway. Shorts and features welcome.
Like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter. We will pick 10 winners April 10. Winners receive a fee waiver to be used with any submission date.
Trailer of "Daewit" (oig. Däwit) by David Jansen
Poster of "Daewit" (oig. Däwit) by David Jansen
You’ve made your movie—now it’s time to show the world!
The Dam Short Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2016 season. Films of any style and genre with a total run time of 40 minutes or less are eligible. Submission categories include Drama, Documentary, Animation, Student, Nevada Filmmaker, Sci-Fi/Horror, and Comedy.
Already sporting some of the lowest submission fees going, the Dam Short Film Festival has reduced submission fees across-the-board this year ma...
Year 11 Comes to a Close!
With fantastic weather, outstanding attendance numbers by both fans and filmmakers, and a programming lineup of 114 unique short films, The Dam Short Film Festival finished its 11th season in great form. Over three hundred people packed the historic Boulder Theatre for the Best of the Fest Award Screening, and everyone had a great time at the Filmmaker Meet-n-Greet, 11th Dam Mixer, and the Post Awards Party!
At The Dam Short Film Festival, the audience chooses the ...
GUIDELINES: Completion date after 2013
ANIMAZE is a competitive festival including an Audience Award 5 selected Prizes and a Student Film Competition
FEATURE FILM 60 + mins
Open to all genres. Theatrical releases as well as made-for-TV and direct-to-video movies of all types of animation are included.
SHORT FILM CONTEST
Open to all genres – 59 minutes max.
EXPERIMENTAL – 60 minutes max.
Hot? Why Not, we are ...
Montreal International Animation Film festival, The Ryan Larkin Foundation and filmfestivals.com
Proudly Present THE ANIMATION DAY IN CANNES - May 15th, 2015 1st edition.
Ever wondered why Animation was only present in Cannes when Pixar, Fox, or Walt Disney...mega Blockbusters had summer releases and a Cannes Launch platform.
The great variety of voices in Animation deserve to be heard loud and clear. We have decided to showcase some of the most innovative shorts films. The...
– Oscar® qualifying New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival announced today the complete lineup for its 2015 event, which runs February 27-March 22 at New York’s DGA Theater, IFC Center, Scholastic Theater, SVA Theatre, and Village East Cinema. Now in its 18th year, the Festival is the nation’s largest for children and teens and will present all new animated, live action, documentary, and experimental shorts and features from approximately 35 countr...
FANTASTIC FILMS INTERNATIONAL brings new titles, featuring our just added action thrillers: ROAR: TIGERS OF THE SUNDARBANS and A STOLEN JACKPOT: our animated features: QUEST FOR A MAGICAL FLOWER and Z-BAW; fantasy & family films: THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ and SAM STEELE AND THE CRYSTAL CHALICE; and sci-fi action thrillers: THE PROTOTYPE, OTHER WORLD, and NESHIMA. >>We will also ...
le MIAFF! Montreal International Animation Film Festival continues to receive many animazing animation films from around the world. Japan, USA, France, Taiwan, Canada, Israel, Macau, Singapore and many other countries. Each submission more colourful than the next, less haunting than the previous and all as imaginative as Disney on shrooms.
We encourage all animators professional or otherwise to connect to le MIAFF! Not onlyas an animation festival but an industry conference for digi...