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Registration open for Cartoons on the Bay 2019 – International Cross-media Animation and Children’s Television Festival

Registrations are open! Registrations to Cartoons on the Bay are open! The 23rd Edition of Cartoons on the Bay – International Cross-media Animation and Children’s Television Festival will be held in Turin from April 11th to 13th, 2019. Visit our website www.cartoonsbay.rai.it under the section SUBMISSION and fill-out the online entry form to submit your work to the Festival. ...

Rome Film Fest kicks off with Bad Times at The El Royale by Drew Goddard

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  Antonio Monda: “Brisk tickets pre-sales: 8% increase in sold tickets”   Today, Thursday, October 18, the thirteenth edition of the Rome Film Fest will be up and running until October 28 under the artistic direction of Antonio Monda. The event is produced by Fondazione Cinema per Roma headed by Laura Delli Colli with Francesca Via, General Director. The Auditorium Parco della Musica will be the nerve centre of the showcase hosting screenings and the red carpet. Same as...

NYC 2 Paris - Paris Photos!

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Didn't make it to the Paris portion of our festival? Curious what went down?  Check out our gorgeous photos taken by photographer India Lange! You can view them on our Facebook or website. There's so many awesome shots of our brilliant filmmakers as well as our audience members having a great time!   To submit to the second annual festival visit: FilmFreeway ...

Accepting Submissions: 2nd Annual NYC 2 Paris International Film Festival!

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We are now accepting submissions for the 2nd Annual NYC 2 Paris International Film Festival!  Join us in this new exciting tradition! All happening October 11 - 20, 2019! What could be better than fall in NYC and Paris, watching your film along with other new and exciting films while meeting fans and filmmakers from around the world! CERTIFICATES FOR THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES, THE CERTIFICATES WILL BE GIVEN OUT AT THE AWARDS CEREMONY IN PARIS THIS YEAR. Best Narrative Feature...

Short Short Story Film Festival 2018 - call for entries

The Short Short Story Film Festival is a competitive international festival of films that tell a story in under six minutes in its 12th year.  There is no fee to submit. Click here for more information: http://www.mergingartsproductions.com/Film/SSS/Submissions.aspx ...

The Official 2018 Film Selection of the 2018 Adventure Film Festival

Announced Today: The Official 2018 Film Selection   We are thrilled to announce our official selections for the 2018 Adventure Film Festival. Our thirty final picks feature local rising stars, international influencers, and world premieres . . . some will go on to the AFF world tour; all will be shown at our flagship event in Boulder, Colorado. Our award-winning lineup of filmmakers, athletes, and conve...

North American Premiere of TITO AND THE BIRDS (Tito e os Pássaros ) @ TIFF

  TITO AND THE BIRDS (Tito e os Pássaros ) A Film by Gustavo Steinberg, Gabriel Bitar, and André Catoto Written by Eduardo Benaim and Gustavo Steinberg North American Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 2018   Catch the film festival movie trailer for Tito and the Birds  A marvelous dystopian adventure of a boy and his friends battling a culture of fear that is infecting their world, new animated feature Tito and the Birds is a stunning ...

Tomorrow is the Earlybird Deadline for the 10th Annual NYC Indie Film Festival!

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Submit by August 31, 2018 to be a part of our 10th Annual festival, happening May 5 through May 12 2019!   To submit visit: https://filmfreeway.com/nycindieff ...

The Stolen Princess, Review: Ukrainian animation comes of age, comes to India

The Stolen Princess, Review: Ukrainian animation comes of age, comes to India Indian media-house major Ultra, a diversified company, brings four language versions of the Ukrainian animation feature, The Stolen Princess, to India. You can watch it in English, Hindi, Tamil or Telugu. We saw the English version today, and since the content remains unchanged in the dubbed versions, I would recommend it to children who understand any of these languages. Parents, this is good holiday fare, with ani...

Reminder: Earlybird Deadline Approaching

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Reminder that the Earlybird Deadline to submit to our 10th Annual NYC Independent Film Festival is August 31st, 2018!    Visit our website for more: https://www.nycindieff.com/  ...

Boulder International Film Festival - $10,000 Grand Prize, Call for Entries now Open

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https://biff1.com/filmmakers/ The Boulder International Film Festival (Feb 28-March 3) is excited to announce two new monetary awards for BIFF 2019: The $10,000 "Grand Jury Prize: Best Feature Length Film" (Narrative or Documentary) and the $3,000 "Grand Jury Prize: Best Short Film” (Narrative, Doc, or Animated).  Filmmakers enjoy luxurious accommodations and an exclusive VIP pass to the legendary parties, where interaction with Oscar-winning celebrities, A-...

Moving Words: Films Selected

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As many of you may know, we have teamed up with Arts by the People for our first annual festival to present a special screening of Moving Words!  "Moving Words is an annual project that makes possible transnational collaboration amongst artists of prose, poetry, voice acting, and animation. Moving Words will intersect voices of all ages through writers whose submitted works will be transformed into short films by animation students at various international animation sch...

Hanuman v/s Mahiravana, Review: Monkey god, who knows many tricks and means business

Hanuman v/s Mahiravana, Review: Monkey god, who knows many tricks and means business Green Gold Animation, the creators of India's favourite animation character which is a rage among TV watching children, Chhota Bheem, has released Hanuman vs Mahiravana in stereoscopic 3D. A mythological animation movie, it's based on a less known story from the, Hindu holy book, the Ramayana. The movie showcases the race against time for Hanuman to save the princes of Ayodhya, Rama and his brother, a...

TromaDance Film Festival Scheduled for Fall 2018

19th Annual All Free TromaDance Film Festival Scheduled for Fall 2018 due to filming of "Shakespeare's Shitstorm"       "Due to the filming of our next feature film, 'Shakespeare's Shitstorm' the 19th Annual TromaDance Film Festival will be held this Fall. A little later than usual, but rest assured, TromaDance 19 is happening! Please continue to submit your feature films and shorts! The tentative submissions dea...

AMAZON Prime Members got access to an exclusive advance showing of Hotel Transylvania 3

Early showings for Prime members  took place June 30, 2018 in about 1,000 movie theaters nationwide Amazon Prime members  kicked off their summer aboard a monster cruise ship with exclusive access to an early showing of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation two weeks before the movie's release. The early showings for Prime members took place at 3pm local time on June 30, 2018 - two weeks before the movie's release - at on...

Bill Plympton launches "Trump Bites" a series of short animated fantasies

Academy Award nominee and Palme D’Or winner Bill Plympton has made over 50 animated films, but he’s never used his wildly expressive animation for political satire – until now. Trump Bites is a series of short animated fantasies based on actual Donald Trump audio clips, produced by Billy Shebar and David Roberts of 110th Street Films, and hand-drawn by Plympton. The first three episodes, each approximately one minute in length, are streaming on the New Yor...

Rai Ragazzi, the Rai kids’ division launches initiative for young animators

   July 12 the deadline to send the applications to "It’s time to dive"   Are you young Italian animation authors, or foreigners living in Italy, with an age between 18 and 26, and you want to make known your original and new project? This is an opportunity to try out your ideas and skills!   Rai Ragazzi, the kids’ division of the Italian national broadcaster, launches the "L’ora di tuffarsi" (It’s time to dive) initiative aime...

Annecy 2018 – the summary

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Exciting Announcement: Moving Words

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We have teamed up with Arts by the People to present works from their new project, Moving Words.    Moving Words will intersect voices of all ages through writers whose submitted works will be transformed into short films by animation students at various international animation schools. These writers, under the guidance of ARTS By The People’s writing scholar, will have their works voice acted and subsequently animated by college students.    We will prese...

Annecy 2018: virtual reality on all fronts!

VR@ANNECY : Virtual Reality is a part of the official selection in out of competition with a dedicated category: VR@ANNECY. Come along to discover animated short films in virtual reality! New projects will be offered every day in Bonlieu, salle de création, where it will be possible to use HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear headsets. Official partners of these sessions:     Discover the programme     New f...

Silard Somorjay : " Touched by Divine "

  " Touched by Divine " When you are in the process of creating , there will be a beautiful dream in your mind. It will give you an astonishing confidence and win the perfect experience. We are creating a new world every day. Creation is endless, and there are no standards and patterns to follow. Creation is also the continuation of conscious cooperation and hard work. Creative cooperation is a great collab ...

Silard Somorjay : " Touched by Divine "

  You Tube Link: Animation Film [ Singapore } https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c4r0OzCZsnU   " Touched by Divine "   When you are in the process of creating , there will be a beautiful dream in your mind. It will give you an astonishing confidence and win the perfect experience. We are creating a new world every day. Creation is endless, and there are no standards and patter

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...

Simple Animation, the first cloud-based virtual studio focused animation and VFX studios will be revealed at Annecy.

SIMPLE ANIMATION WILL BE UNVEILED AT MIFA 2018 ANNECY     MIFA 2018 is coming up this year as one of the biggest edition ever and SummuS Render will unveil the first release of Simple Animation, the first cloud-based virtual studio focused animation and VFX studios. Along these four days,  all who visit our booth 2.011 (New Technologies Area), will be able to attend live demo sessions where we will showcase the full potential of our cloud-...

Best Shorts Competition - EVER!

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Best Short Film Competition - EVER!   Writers judge filmmakers and filmmakers judge writers. It’s that simple! We fund you to collaborate. We let the community decide.   Up to $10,000 for the short script. Up to $25,000 for the filmmaker to shoot it.   Writers can't judge writers.  Filmmakers can't judge filmmakers. Everyone receives a massive amount of feedback.   The filmmaker owns 100% of the film. Writersandfilmmakers.com owns 0%.   Visi...

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