Only three weeks ago, the festival’s organizers stated that an online edition would be “inconceivable.”
It’s part of a plan by the organization’s executive director to bring a “world-wide scope” to the awards show.
The first edition of Annecy Asia will take place in Seoul in 2019.
Los Angeles is getting a major new animation festival.
Women in Animation is holding a symposium at Annecy as part of its continuing efforts to create a 50/50 gender balance in creative leadership roles by 2025.
Annecy’s Marcel Jean and Mickael Marin speak with Cartoon Brew about the Annecy festival, which begins today in France.