Baumane’s work touches on sex, gender, relationships, and mental health with a fierce sense of humor and refreshing bluntness.
“We have so much ability to love, but our ability to hate comes from the same place,” Baumane learned while researching the film.
We watched all the feature pitches at Annecy’s MIFA market. Here are the three we liked best.
Ilze Burkovksa-Jacobsen explains how she drew on her experience of an oppressive regime to make her Oscar-qualified feature.
The feature-length memoir was the only feature in competition at Annecy this year that was directed by a woman. We spoke with director Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen.
It isn’t all about Disney and Pixar in this awards race. These smaller-scale films from abroad also warrant attention from the Academy.
Our report on new shows from day one of Cartoon Forum.
Gints Zilbalodis’ unconventional animated feature is screening in competition at both Zagreb Animafest and Annecy.
Watch the third episode of our new limited series about animation production around the world.