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100 Years of Chilean Animation: 'La transmisión del mando presidencial'

25 July 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the premiere of the first Chilean animation.…
July 20, 2021

Fest Anča 2021: The unmistakable spirit of independent animation

Kropka writes about the 2021 edition of Fest Anča festival, which took place both onsite…
July 19, 2021

On (Loosening) Βoundaries and (Disciplining) Form: Annecy Festival 2021 

Mikhail Gurevich reports from Annecy Festival, and its Off-Limits, Perspectives, Commissioned sections, special programs and…
July 19, 2021

Titina by Kajsa Naess

The upcoming Norwegian family expedition animation feature Titina by Kajsa Naess has a trailer.
July 18, 2021

Marguerite Abouet Prepares Akissi TV Special

The animation of Akissi, a 26-minute 2D TV Special produced by Ellipsanime Productions,has just started…
July 15, 2021

Nuno Beato and "My Grandfather's Demons": A Studio Tour

Eliane Gordeeff talks to Portuguese director Nuno Beato, and his upcoming feature animation My Grandfather's…
July 14, 2021

Shanghai by Amanda Bonaiuto

Amanda Bonaiuto talks to Zippy Frames about Shanghai, her new 2D animation short.
July 13, 2021

Chilemonos Festival: 50/50 Festival Jury

CHILEMONOS International Animation Festival will be the first animation festival in Latin America having a…
July 12, 2021

Animafest Cyprus 2021: Selection Results

The official selection of the 20 th edition of Countryside Animafest Cyprus is now online.
July 12, 2021

Yellowstone 88: Song of Fire by Little Fluffy Clouds

Betsy de Fries and Jerry van den Beek direct a poetic reflection on a horrendous…
July 09, 2021

Journey to Yourland by Peter Budinski: Kids Kino Industry Presentation

The new animation feature Heart of Tower by r will be presented in Kids Kino…
July 07, 2021

Jorge R. Gutiérrez Gets Icon Director Award at Chilemonos Festival

The renowned Mexican animation director Jorge R. Gutiérrez (Book of Life) will also speak on…
July 06, 2021

Chilemonos International Animation Festival: 10 Years

Find the complete programme of Chilemonos Festival starting 7 July
July 05, 2021

Polka Dot Boy, Naked in the Fest Anča 2021 Winners

The full list of Fest Anča 2021 winners.
July 04, 2021

Belle by Mamoru Hosoda Premieres at Cannes 2021

The new animation feature by Japanese directro Mamoru Hosoda (Wolf Children, Mirai) world premieres at…
July 04, 2021

Animating Humans and their Computers: Ryan Braund, 'Absolute Denial' Director Interview

Vassilis Kroustallis interviews 'Absolute Denial' director Ryan Braund, whose new animation feature premiered at Annecy…
July 01, 2021

'Steakhouse', 'Love, Dad' Compete at Locarno Festival 2021

Find the animation shorts that compete in this edition of Locarno Film Festival
June 30, 2021

Animafest Zagreb 2021: Our Top Picks

Joseph Norman recently attended Animafest Zagreb and presents his selection of highlights.
June 30, 2021

Children of the Sea Director Ayumu Watanabe Designs 'Eyes of the Summer' 2021 BIAF Poster

Ayumu Watanabe, the renowned Japanese director who directed “Children of the Sea” designs' The Eyes…
June 29, 2021

Above Alan by Dani Fish

Here's a summer breeze. Dani Fish has made Above Alan animation short about an ordinary…
June 28, 2021

Florian by Keshav Abrol, Lucas Londoño-Clayton, Pavel Loparev & Alicia Velasco

The puppet animation film Florian at Zippy Frames. Watch the film and the team's interview…
June 25, 2021

Anibar Animation Festival Announces Isolation Theme

Anibar Animation Festival announces the theme and trailer for its 12th edition, which talks of…
June 24, 2021

Broken Things by Panni Gyulai

A lonely young child growing up in an isolated family from where she digs into…
June 24, 2021

Annecy Festival 2021: Our Top Animation Short Picks

Zippy Frames and its contributors pick up and present their top picks from the short…
June 22, 2021

Theodore Ushev Prepares The Wolf and Life with An Idiot

The Canadian/Bulgarian Oscar-nominated director teams up with MIYU Productions (France) and Bravo Charlie (Canada) for…
June 19, 2021

'Ecorce', 'Flee' in the Annecy Festival 2021 Winners

All the Annecy Festival winners 2021.
June 19, 2021

CEE Animation Talents at Anifilm Festival 2021

Find the current selection of CEE animation shorts to screen at Anifilm Festival, Liberec.
June 19, 2021

12 Special Prizes for Annecy Festival 2021

The special prizes of junior jury and partners of Annecy Festival 2021 have been announced.
June 16, 2021

MAI 2021! Market Welcomes Continuing Success in Its 8th Edition

2000 registering entries and all the conclusions reached from the one-week MAI! Mercado Animación Industria…
June 15, 2021

Fest Anča 2021 Showcases Non-Traditional Traditions

Discover the theme and highlights of the 14th Fest Anča International Animation Festival.
June 15, 2021

Realism and Adventure: Annecy MIFA Feature Film Pitches 2021

A round-up of the 8 animation feature film pitches presented during the Annecy MIFA event…
June 13, 2021

'Night Bus', 'The Nose or The Consipacy of Mavericks' in the Animafest Zagreb Winners

Find all winners of the Animafest Zagreb 2021.
June 10, 2021

Anibar Animation Festival 2021: Selection Results

Anibar International Animation Festival announces its 2021 selection results.
June 10, 2021

Ghost Cat Anzu by Yoko Kuno and Nobuhiro Yamashita: French/Japanese co-production

Shin-Ei Animation (Japan) & Miyu Productions (France) team up to produce the children feature film …
June 07, 2021

The Crossing by Florence Miailhe to Premiere at Annecy Festival

The Czech co-produced much awaited animation feature will have its world premiere at the 60th…
June 07, 2021

New Polish Animation Shorts: Animated in Poland

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