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Animation Day in Cannes

The joint initiative from animaze and (launched in 2015)  stops this year to leave room for Annecy and Marche du Film and their NEW INITIATIVE ANIMATION DAY: May 19, 2019 

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We welcome our new partner: a new Film & TV marketplace offering free memberships to our filmmakers

  We welcome our new partner:  a new Film & TV marketplace's mandate is to curate the best projects for film and television and we'd like to offer complimentary memberships and pitch listings to your festival talent as a value add that you can offer to your participants.   in 2017 we successfully promoted with over 200 film festivals from around the world by making announcements on behalf of our festival partners to our social m...

VIDEO montage - Best of Animation Day in Cannes, as shown at Palais B

We have cut this short compliation of the best moments in the Animation Day in Cannes Discoveries screend May 15 in the Palais. Excerpts from the trailers of Animaze Daze in Cannes winners and Accolades and recipient of the best of fests and Animation that Matters Award to  Yellow Submarine.          Check the video channels:     ADIC 2018 Ambiance I 2017    Showcases & WIP 2018 I 20...

Animation that Matters Award to Yellow Submarine for Gerald Potterton

Pierre PAB the artist, Laurie Gordon accepting the award on behalf of Gerald Potterton and Yonathan Parienti ( at the award ceremony in the Palais. ...

Animation Day in Cannes 2018 ambiance

Screening were held May 15 at the Palais  with buyers in attendance and at the Networking reception in the Palais at our friends from Pointimovie. The Animation that Matters Award was offered to Yellow Submarine for Gerald Potterton one of the key animators of the film. The Best of Fest Accolade went to Loving Vincent.  Check the video channels:   ADIC 2018 Ambiance I 2017    Showcases & WIP 2018 I...

Networking at Animation Day in Cannes May 16 12:00 to 14:00

  You are cordially invited to our networking reception of Animation Day in Cannes 2018   May 16th 12:00 -14:00 Palais - 1  Pointimovie booth 22.07Palais - 1  Pointimovie booth 22.07       The Mission A Musivision FILMS / ANIMAZE   - Production Founded  by  Laurie Gordon (Montreal International Animation Film Festival  - Animaze Festival founder) ...

A Risky Business

Animation is a risky business, a company will spend 4-5 years on a film and if it doesn't have the Disney, Pixar, or Dreamworks logo, it normally fails in box office. So it may be even riskier to spend money to display these films in the Cannes Film Festival, with many being advertised throughout the market and in apartments and offices*. There may be cause for alarm as many animated movies start to fight for the market of family friendly. This field of film will always be looking fo...

Arclight Films closes deal for the science fiction romance feature film Ederlezi Rising with Grindstone Entertainment

Leading international sales company Arclight Films has finalized its North American distribution deal for the science fiction romance feature film Ederlezi Rising with Grindstone Entertainment, it was announced today by Arclight Films CEO Gary Hamilton. The Grindstone Entertainment acquisition will be a Lionsgate Home Entertainment release in March 2019.   Producer Jonathan English and Arclight’s Ruzanna Kegeyan negotiated the domestic deal with Stan Wertlieb and Ryan Black of Grind...

Fantasy adventure trilogy RED GOLD, directed by WIM PRIOR

  Eros, a fallen angel, sets-out to seek the truth of existence in a mystical realm. Whilst Jim, a struggling artist, seeks to convince both himself and others of his talents as an artist. Both of them are on a journey, a hero’s journey. RED GOLD The 7 witches, RED GOLD Indigo, RED GOLD The Enlightenment (Trilogy + app + VR) Salon de Prior presents new fantasy adventure open for co-production, governmental incentives, pre-sales and distribution deal...

Animation Day in Cannes 2018 Press Release

    A Musivision FILMS / ANIMAZE   - Production Founded  by  Laurie Gordon (Montreal International Animation Film Festival  - Animaze Festival founder) and  Bruno Chatelin ( co founder and Major Buzz Factory consulting founde...

What's the difference between me and a froglet! @ Animation Day In Cannes Catalog

The frog took my mother from me, as well as my arms and my legs. I was like a froglet, without mom! Without arm! Until one night... Ehsan Nasri Director Ehsan Nasri Writer Akram Khoshvaght Producer   Director Biography - Ehsan Nasri Born in 1988 in Tehran, Iran  Lives and works in Tehran, Iran Educations: Diploma in Graphic Design, School of Fine Arts Karaj  Graphics BA, University of Science and Frhtng, T...

New 'Miffy' live action movie

  New Co-Production Agreement for MIFFY live action / CGI movie. ...

The Animation Day in Cannes Catalog

Project Title Directors Duration Trailer URL First Name Last Name Email Synopsis Project Type Country of Origin Country                       Achoo   ...

Animation in Focus N°2

ANIMATION DAY IN CANNES Connections N°2     WWW.ANIMATIONDAYINCANNES.COM   #animationdayincannes       @animationdayinc       Facebook Email us to promote animation in our newsletters or showcase and pitch your work (in progress)?    Animation Day in Cannes 2018 returns to the Market / Festival For Networking on May ...

Interview with Mickael Marin head of the Marché in Annecy

In Cannes with Bruno Chatelin The alleys in the Cannes Market are very busy, full of busy people, Mickael Marin took the time to sit down in one of the booths, with highly comfortable cinema chairs, to take a quick interview with Bruno Chatelin. Discussing the upcoming edition of Annecy.     ...

Yellow Submarine celebrations onboard The Lady Jersey get viral: Yellow is the new thing in Cannes

after! before forget the boat the owners cancelled 24 hours before our event forcing us to relocate inside the Palais. Sorry for the confusion for those of you who got lost in the process, special thanks to Pointimovie for accepting our group on their booth. ...

The Animation Day in Cannes Catalog

Project Title Directors Duration First Name Last Name Email Project Type Country of Origin Country Achoo   00:06:33 Coline Moire Animation France France Alice in War   96 Pages Stev...

Pitches and Mifa Recruitment: packed with talents!

Pitches and Mifa Recruitment: packed with talents!     From 12th to 15th June, there are meetings for animation professionals, young talents, established talents, animation and VFX studios!     2018 Mifa Pitches: a record year! Of the 468 projects submitted, discover 37 to be presented during the Mifa. ...

FILM.UA GROUP Opens International Pre-Sales for Full-Length Animated Film MAVKA.THE FOREST SONG at the Cannes Film Market

The 71st Cannes Film Festival and the traditional Marche du Film, which is one of the world’s largest film markets for full-length content, are starting on May 8. This year, FILM.UA Group’s headliner at the market is MAVKA.THE FOREST SONG project, because it is in Cannes on May 8 that the international pre-sales of this full-length animated film, which is already in pre-production, are set to open.   “We became aware of the incredible interest to the project even befor...

Annecy reveals its juries

The official juries of Annecy 2018     Emily Loizeau, Alê Abreu, Pénélope Bagieu... discover the names of the jury members for the 2018 Festival.     The juries have the delicate mission of awarding 18 official prizes to the 220 Films in Competition. These prizes include the Cristal for a Short Film and Cristal for a Fea...

The first footage of Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph shown at Annecy 2018

Walt Disney Animation Studios to give Annecy Festival attendees a sneak peek at RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET: WRECK-IT RALPH 2     An exclusive preview of Ralph and Vanellope’s brand-new adventures in the internet!       Walt Disney Animation Studios will preview their brand-ne...

Marcel Vaid scores animation film 'Chris the Swiss' (Semaine de la Critique - Cannes - 13 May)

  Swiss-German composer Marcel Vaid creates exceptional score to animated documentary 'Chris the Swiss' 'Chris the Swiss' by Anja Kofmel will premiere on Sunday 13 May @ Semaine de la Critique in Cannes   Award-winning composer Marcel Vaid has created an intensely strong score to Anja Kofmel's extraordinary story 'Chris the Swiss'. This hybrid film combines both animated scenes and high-quality old school documentary seq...

Jaion and Jamal @ Animation Day in Cannes Catalog

  28 Page Screenplay Two boys who become best friends in middle School raised by single moms of people perceptions of being their older sisters and learning to adjust in a new town. Written by: Bettina Horton       Post by: Anna Mancino ...

The Oscar @ Animation Day In Cannes Catalog

An award winning script written by Julia Lieberman   Written by Dallas Fitzmartin ...

Guess How Much I Love You: Christmas to the Moon and Back @ Animation Day In Cannes Catalog

On a snow-covered Christmas Eve, Little Nutbrown Hare and his friends stumble across a little Brown Bear who is lost. Determined to return their young friend back to his mother in time for Christmas, the friends venture bravely into the unknown woods. Through this epic journey we are reminded that the greatest gift of Christmas is being with the ones you love.   Jo Boag Director David Evans Writer Suzanne Ryan Producer Sebastia...


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