In what may be an awards season first, an animated feature has received an endorsement from a head of state.
With so many quality qualified films in this year’s animated feature race, voters will have a tough time picking the five best.
Signe Baumane’s Animation Rock Tour for ‘My Love Affair With Marriage’ offers a hopeful strategy to avoid the pitfalls of traditional distribution.
Baumane and her producer will travel with the film for the next three months, meeting with audiences across the continent.
The end of the year may be near, but there’s still plenty of animated films headed your way.
The film had an impressive festival run over the past 14 months, winning honors at Annecy, Zagreb, and Fredrikstad.
Producers from 11 countries are represented in the six-picture lineup, creating an exciting and diverse field.
The 35th European Film Awards will will be presented in Reykjavík, Iceland on December 10.
FAF 2022’s Animation Production Day has been dedicated to Japanese animation, and will feature a superstar lineup of speakers.
“We have so much ability to love, but our ability to hate comes from the same place,” Baumane learned while researching the film.
Annecy is back with an entirely in-person format for 2022, and boasts an appropriately stacked competition lineup for the occasion.