A young Mexican smuggler and a little girl travel illegally on top of a cargo train, called La Bestia, to get to the USA.
Springboard is where Europe’s young generation of animation creators come to pitch their brightest ideas.
Here are the contending animated features at this year’s European Film Awards, set to be presented virtually on December 12.
The show, which the controversial actor created himself, will be “unfiltered and uncompromising.”
Some of the best, funniest, and downright weirdest films on the animated shorts circuit are now available to view for free online.
We dive into the feature projects presented at this year’s pitching forum.
“I don’t see [France’s] cinema theatre as any riskier than school,” says Xavier Albert, Universal Pictures France’s managing director.
The trade body for the sector has slammed Disney’s decision in a statement.
The film, which tells the story of Catalan artist and political activist Josep Bartoli, hits French theaters tomorrow.
Netflix is fighting against an upcoming law in France that would force it to commission more locally-made French content. France’s animation union Animfrance is among those that believes Netflix is shirking its responsibility to support the country’s content.
Nihei’s new film “Polka-Dot Boy” premieres this week at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.
The report also reveals how well animation is represented on each SVOD platform.
The feature adapts several short stories by the bestselling Japanese author.
Last year, exports of French animation reached a record €77.4 (US$91.3) million.
The film, about a shipwrecked boy and his dog, is based on a novel by “War Horse” scribe Michael Morpurgo.
Hundreds of would-be attendees cancelled their participation in the past week leading the event to move online.
To put it simply: some are happier than others.
The 2d family feature will get a French theatrical release on October 21.
“I wasn’t sure what the film was about,” says Clapin, “and that hardly mattered to me.”
During a big bike race, two leaders are not just battling for the grand prize, but also for the affection of a lady and fulfillment of their erotic fantasy.