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Annecy International Animated Film Festival

Specialised in animated films, shorts, medium and feature length. Annecy is the place for discovering, sharing, organizing meetings, finding partners, the place where animation is made, develops, innovates and holds people`s attention.
The Mifa will greet you on 13th to 18th June with an entire online programme. The key words of this very unique edition will be exchanges, discoveries, meetings, networking and of course, negotiations and acquisitions!



The Annecy Cristal for best feature "Rio2096 : A Story of Love and Fury" by Luiz Bolognesi

Directed by: Luiz BOLOGNESI Country: Brazil Year of production: 2012 Running time: 01 h 15 min Production: BURITI FILMES, Fabiano GULLANE, GULLANE, Laís BODANZKY, Caio GULLANE, Gabriel LACERDA, Debora IVANOV, Marcos BARRETO Script: Luiz Bolognesi Camera: Anna Caiado, Daniel Greco Music: Rica Amabis/Tejo Damasceno/Pupillo Editing: Helena Maura Voice: Selton Mello, Rodrigo Santoro, Cam...

Annecy Awards

  Feature films    The Cristal for best feature Uma História de Amor e Fúria Special Distinction Ma maman est en Amérique, elle a rencontré Buffalo Bill Audience Award O Apóstolo   Short films    The Cristal for best short Subconscious Password Special Jury Award Obida ...

Annecy 2013 & MIFA synergies converge with animation talent and business

This year's Annecy International Film Festival 2013 took place June 10-15 was swirling with energy, new partnerships and animation talent. The market MIFA was buzzing with an international delegation represented by dozens of countries; the globe converging under one roof at the Imperial Hotel in the "Venice of France" Annecy. Events took place at the Imperial Hotel, La Plage and various restaurants and venues in this beautiful city by Lac Annecy. Notable guests, filmmakers and...

EFA announces a Master Class with Andreas Hykade and friends

EFA Master Class with Andreas Hykade and friends 9 – 15 September 2013 Ludwigsburg/Germany The EFA Master Class 2013 ANIMATION TODAY is dedicated to modern animation. During the week, the participants will form a team and create an animation film from the original idea to the completed film. "People can come from any field, be it independent animation, games or commercial animation. They can work in various techniques, be it 2 D, 3 D, puppets or pixilati...

Annecy 2013 Day 5 ambiance, getting ready for the Awards

Rendez-vous of the day 10:30 am: Screening of Pinocchio 12:15 pm: Feature at Noon: Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return and Pinocchio, with the film crew 8:00 pm: Awards ceremony – see you at 10:00 pm to discover the award-winners. Follow the award ceremony live on #annecyfestival 10:15 pm: Closing party   ...

The Mifa Events june 14

9:00 am: Global Media Connect Mifa (GMCmifa) 10:00 am-noon: Autodesk – Breakfast and Autodesk software demonstration 10:00 am-noon: Mifa Talks – "The Animated Short Film Market" 11:00 am-noon: Pixar presentation – "Monstrous Advancements in CGI" 10:00 am-1:30 pm: Territory Focus – "UK Animation Open for Business" 3:00 -4:00 pm: Pixar pre...

Annecy 2013 Day 4 ambiance

Oggy and the Cockroaches, the Movie, salle des haras Signing session Bastien Dubois, Boutique Festival/Librairie 9e Qua Signing session Olivier Jean-Marie, Club Partenaires Press Conference France Télévisions, Mifa Performance Faces from Places Exhibition, Courier The Asifa Prize Awarded to Bruno Bozzetto Official visit at the Mifa  Short films in competition, Décavision Thanks Yves, Marcel, Sébastien, Laurent for programming Creative...

The Animated Short Film Market: an Overview

An appointment for Friday 14th June to better understand short film diffusion and outline current practices and existing distribution opportunities in a meeting co-organised by the Mifa and the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market. The Mifa and the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market are joining forces and skills for this meeting designed for industry professionals working in production, distribution and acquisitions. This is the opportunity to examine relevant questions concerning the short fil...

The International Animation Film Market (Mifa) opens

Last year, in 2012, you told us about the Territory Focus, the new meeting format spotlighting particular regions or countries to facilitate international co-productions through a better understanding of the different territories.   We are renewing this format as it was effective and worked very well last year. This year, we are focusing on Poland, Russia, South Africa, Japan and the United Kingdom.   There are some other meeting formats too this year? Indee...

Annecy 2013/ Day 2 - ambiance

Projection Décavision 1, Epic Mifa Screening event Get a Horse! with Eric Goldberg - Disney Previsualisation and Pre-Production Conference, Chambre de métiers Creative Focus After event Adobe, performance by Bishi and C-R-U-X Max Andersson Signing Session, Boutique Festival/Librairie 9e Quai Feature at Noon, My Mommy Is in America and She Met Buffalo Bill Film team Aya de Yopougon : M. Abouet, A. Maäga, C. Oubrerie Serge Bromberg and Marcel Jean, op...

Schedule of Conferences in Annecy 2013

Tuesday 11 09:30 - 12:30Conferences Development, Pipeline Choices, Post-Animation Venue: Chambre de métiers / Salle Mont-Blanc Within the industry of TV series as well as feature films, the major challenge studios are exposed to is to maximise the quality/productivity ratio. This conference will present different examples from studios' current practices: how do they respond to the artistic and technical challenges? Blue Spirit: how to keep the animation of ...

Annecy 2013 opening Day 1 ambiance

Annecy is Showcasing Animation at its best Through its Festival and the Market (12-14, june) the program kicked yesterday Last year figures were impressive: 110 000 tickets sold, 7 000 accredited, + 500 films screened, 229 films in competition, 23 prize. This year's edition seems ready to break these records. We will be reporting live from Annecy for you. Welcome from the Team to a full house Opening films The team of The Blue Umbrella and Monsters Universit...

Annecy 2013 Jury members

The jury members will have the delicate task of choosing among the competing films and bestowing 18 official awards, including the Cristal for short films and the Cristal for feature films. Check out the jury members for Annecy 2013. Feature films   Didier Brunner Producer Les Armateurs Brian Miller Senior Vice President and General Manager Cartoon Network Studios ...

Press kit and Survival Guide to Annecy

Make a success of Mifa in 10 steps: Optimise and take advantage of your stay by checking out this summary document of the steps not to miss and the resources available: Get your hands on the essential guidelines to the Festival and Market. ...

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Specialised in animated films, shorts, medium and feature length. Annecy is the place for discovering, sharing, organizing meetings, finding partners, the place where animation is made, develops, innovates and holds people`s attention.

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