Nihei’s new film “Polka-Dot Boy” premieres this week at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.
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.
The Indian-European co-production marks another strong indie acquisition by the streaming platform.
The teams behind three projects pitched at Annecy’s MIFA market tell us what was gained — and lost — in the shift to virtual pitching.
The videogame publisher is in turmoil following widespread claims of sexual harassment and abuse throughout its studios.
A look at animators on Instagram.
France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland are among the countries that will see the Great Dane on the big screen.
The company, which is home to many vfx and animation studios, is $1.59 billion in debt.
For the first time, the top feature prize went to a film that no one got to see.
The future of pitching is…masks!
A celebration of Latin America’s carnivals, a satire of Britain’s bleak urban developments, a fable about a world literally turned on its head, and more…
The Bordeaux studio will work on a new season of “The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe” for Cartoon Network.