It isn’t all about Disney and Pixar in this awards race. These smaller-scale films from abroad also warrant attention from the Academy.
#Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles
The Oscar-contending “Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles” picks up award for best European animated feature of 2019.
The mixed-media feature tells the strange yet true story of Luis Buñuel’s expedition to a remote Spanish region in the 1930s.
Nearly half of Annecy’s feature film selections come from Asia this year.
The festival will present 15 features from Asia, Europe, North America, and South America, many of which will be making their Asian or Chinese premieres at the festival.
GKIDS will release this mature, hand-drawn European animated feature later this year.
The countries with the most-nominated animation projects are Spain (13), Brazil (7), and Colombia (5).
GKIDS will release this unique animated feature in North America next year.
In addition to “Funan,” the Spanish film “Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles” was also recognized with a special jury prize.
Here’s an exclusive first-look at a very unconventional 2D feature film from Spain.
European producers aren’t following the same path as American animation producers. Here’s some of the key things they do differently.
The exciting world of European feature animation will be on display next month at Cartoon Movie in Bordeaux, France.