Animation EN - Actualités Fri, 18 Oct 2019 03:57:34 +0000 http://ciclic-animation.com/ The world of "Terra Incognita" at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/world-terra-incognita-ciclic-animation <div><strong>Pernille Kjaer</strong> is an independent animation filmmaker and artist, born in 1989 in Denmark, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in character animation.&nbsp;</div><div>Since graduating from The Animation Workshop in Viborg, Denmark in 2015 she has made a number of short animated films and other film and art related projects, combining animation, art and music.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div><strong>Adrian Dexter</strong> is a filmmaker and illustrator currently based out of Viborg Denmark. He Graduated with BA in Animation from the Animation Workshop in 2012. He spent Two years working in the visual effects industry in Stockholm before returning to Denmark to start his own company ‘Precious Metals i/s’. He has been working on various Personal and Commercial animation projects and teaching in Viborg since.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div><em>Terra Incognita</em> explores anthropological and mythological themes.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Directors, Adrian Dexter and Pernille Kjaer, will be in residence from October 14th to April 17th 2020.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/332.jpg?itok=iRbRT3ag"/> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 16:38:29 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/world-terra-incognita-ciclic-animation actualites Lwazi Msipha : The winner of The Digital Lab Africa #3 http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/lwazi-msipha-winner-digital-lab-africa-3 <div><span class="chapo">Ciclic Animation is partner of the Animation category and welcome the winner of the animation category for a one month residency and mentorship programme. Lwazi Msipha, the winner of DLA #3, is in residence at Ciclic Animation for his project Ringa Mzansi, an animated late show.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Lwazi Msipha</strong> is a self-taught designer and school taught 3D animator who lives in Johannesburg in South Africa. In 2014, he studied at the animation School where he get his Digital Drawing Certificate. He graduated in 2017. After, he worked as web designer and graphic design in Seventeen Eight Media. And he worked as director and animator for Old Fashioned Yougin, an animation compagny working on animated content.&nbsp;</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/sans_titre_6.jpg?itok=sZCK15zj"/> Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:23:33 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/lwazi-msipha-winner-digital-lab-africa-3 actualites "Nuits blanches" by Janis Aussel : New residence at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/nuits-blanches-janis-aussel-new-residence-ciclic-animation <div><span class="chapo">The ordeal of sleep disorders concentrated in an animated documentary, it's the new project of Janis Aussel in residence until October 11th.</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Janis Aussel</strong> studied animation at Estienne School in 2011. Then she studied at the Gobelins the following year and finished her studies at La Poudrière in Valence in 2018 where she directed <em>Basav!</em> his graduation film and <em>Emilien</em> for Espoirs de l'animation (Gulli) which won the Jury’s Special Mention.</div><div><em>Nuits blanches</em> is an animated documentary made in paper cut that deals with themes like insomnia and sleep disorders. The animated short includes several testimonies from patients and doctors around the suffering generated by several nights without sleep and social exclusion.<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This film received a postgraduate grants in partnership with La Poudrière, the animation school in Bourg-lès-Valence. The director will be in residence until October 11th.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/janis_aussel.jpg?itok=pY3BQSut"/> Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:03:07 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/nuits-blanches-janis-aussel-new-residence-ciclic-animation actualites New project in résidence : "Letter to a Pig" by Tal Kantor http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-project-residence-letter-pig-tal-kantor <div><strong>Tal Kantor</strong> Animation Filmmaker &amp; Visual Artist from Jerusalem. Graduated with honors from the 'Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem', exchange students at 'School of the Art Institute of Chicago'. Her film "In Other Words" won 17 awards and selected to more than 100 festivals worldwide including Annecy, Stuttgart, Animafest Zagreb. Animation Art Director of the film "Advocate"&nbsp; - an award-winning documentary feature film premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2019.&nbsp; Lecturer and Festivals Coordinator at 'Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design' Screen-Based Arts Department.</div><p>Letter to a Pig&nbsp; &nbsp;is a surreal journey into the dark subconscious of memory as seen through the eyes of a young school girl, made in a mixmedia technique combines hand drawn animation with live footage.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Tal Kantor, will be in&nbsp;residence from July 8th to December 20th 2019.<br /><br /></strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/ltap.jpg?itok=A-kTjNx_"/> Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:58:32 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-project-residence-letter-pig-tal-kantor actualites The results of MIFA Pitches 2019 http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/results-mifa-pitches-2019 <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">You'd been waiting for them for a while, and here they come finally: the results of MIFA Pitches 2019!</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Each year, the Mifa Pitches showcase the best in original animation projects in their first phase of development in four categories: feature films, short films,TV series and specials and Interactive Creations &amp; Transmedia. In 2015, an additional category, Animation du Monde saw the light of day.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">The winners of&nbsp; Centre-Val de Loire's prize for 2019:&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">▪ Pitch short films: <br /><strong><em>Hide</em></strong> by Daniel Benjamin Gray (La Cellule Productions, Cub Animation, ONF) France, Hongrie, Canada<br /><br /></div><div style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">▪ Pitch feature films : <br /><strong><em>Sorya</em></strong> by Denis Do&nbsp; (Special Touch Studios) France<br /><br /></div><div style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">▪ Pitch TV series and specials : <br /><strong><em>Patouille</em></strong> by Inès Bernard-Espina, Mélody Boulissiere, Clémentine Campos&nbsp; (Miyu Productions) France<br /><br /></div><div style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">▪ Animation du monde : <br /><strong><em>Uzi</em></strong> by Naddya Adhiambo Oluoch-Olunya&nbsp; - Kenya&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Congrats !&nbsp;</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/affiche_annecy2019_2900pxh.jpg?itok=foaxV5IM"/> Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:33:33 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/results-mifa-pitches-2019 actualites Digital Lab Africa #3 : winners of animation category http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/digital-lab-africa-3-winners-animation-category <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">The Digital Lab Africa call for projects targets artists, producers, designers, startups, students in the media and creative industries. The call is open to any individual from Sub-Saharan African region having an innovative project in 5 categories of multimedia production including animation. Ciclic Animation is partner and mentor of the Animation category.</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Ciclic Animation will welcome the project <em>Ringa Mzansi</em>, a TV series by Lwazi Msipha (Diprente Films - South Africa), the winner of animation category of DLA #3. He wins a one month residency and mentorship programme.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify; padding-left: 30px;"><strong><em>Ringa Mzansi</em></strong> is an animated talk show that looks at contemporary world issues through a sharp lens of satire and comedy. Voiced by Ebenhaezer Dibakwane, our brazen host and his quirky team’s fresh take is done via interviews, commentary and sketches.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">And Ciclic Animation will welcome <em>Baba</em> an animated short by Justus Macharia (Kenya), winner of DLA Audience Award.</div><div style="text-align: justify; padding-left: 30px;"><br /> <strong><em>Baba</em></strong> (Swahili for Father) is a 3 min spoken word paper animation that deals with the complicated feelings that a young man at the prime of his youth has about his aging father. Narrated in a four stanza spoken word poem, each stanza details four stages of the young man’s life – birth, childhood, adolescence, young adulthood – and his consequent relationship with his aging father.</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/digital-lab-africa-1422-1024x576_0.jpg?itok=NogQEdyb"/> Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:19:04 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/digital-lab-africa-3-winners-animation-category actualites Annecy Festival 2019: the awards http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/annecy-festival-2019-awards <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">The Annecy Festival ended a few weeks ago. A look back at all the prizes for films supported by Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire.</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><em><strong>Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days</strong></em> by Regina Pessoa and produced by les Armateurs, Ciclope Filmes and l'ONF won the Jury's prize for a short film and the SACEM Prize for the best original music for a short film.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><em><strong>Mon Juke Box</strong></em> by Florentine Grelier and produced by Girelle Production et Novanima Productions won the André Martin's Prize for a short film.&nbsp;</div><div style="text-align: justify;">This is the third consecutive year that a production of Centre-Val de Loire wins a prize at Annecy Festival after Ikki Films in 2017 with <em>Negative Space</em> and <em>Special Touch Studios</em> in 2018 with Funan.</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/yewklweu.jpeg?itok=aVzrW3o2"/> Mon, 24 Jun 2019 15:36:55 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/annecy-festival-2019-awards actualites "Émergences" by Ryo Orikasa at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/emergences-ryo-orikasa-ciclic-animation <div><span class="chapo">New residence in Ciclic Animation with Ryo Orikasa's new project:&nbsp; <em>Émergences</em>, an animated short film based on the book <em>Misérables Miracles</em> by Henri Michaux.</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Ryo Orikasa</strong> studied at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts where he directed his gratuated film <em>Scripta Volant</em> selected in several festivals. In 2005, he received a grant and went to Montreal where he multiplied meetings and projects. His film <em>Datum Point</em> won a lot of prizes including the Noburo Ofuji Award and a selection in Annecy International Film Festival.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div><em>Émergences</em> is his new project based on the book <em>Misérables Miracles</em> by Henri Michaux who devoted a part of his reflection around hallucinogenic drugs. Ryo Orikasa mixed writing, painting, poetry and animation to transcribe the transcendental experiences of the author.<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Ryo Orikasa, will be in residence from May 20th to December 27th 2019.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/emergences-6-730x437.png?itok=--SJIUhf"/> Thu, 23 May 2019 14:08:26 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/emergences-ryo-orikasa-ciclic-animation actualites The winners of the professional commission for animated shorts films http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films-1 <div><span class="chapo">The members of the jury met on Tuesday, April 23th 2019 to choose the winners of the professional commission for animated shorts films. The winning projects will have the privilege to benefit from a production support for shorts by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region as well as a residence in Ciclic Animation.</span><br /><br /></div><div>Three winning projects :</div><div style="padding-left: 30px;"><ul><li><em><strong>Je me gratte</strong></em> by Chenghua Yan<br />Lardux Films / France / ink on paper, computer 2D<br /><br /></li><li><em><strong>Deux Soeurs</strong></em> by Anna Budanova<br />Imaka Films / France / Drawing on paper<br /><br /></li><li><strong><em>L'amour en plan</em></strong> by Claire Sichez<br />Ikki Films / France / computer 2D&nbsp;</li></ul></div><div style="padding-left: 30px;">&nbsp;</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/sans_titre_5.jpg?itok=SKFNm2ZE"/> Wed, 22 May 2019 16:03:48 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films-1 actualites "Chandasma" : an animated feature film by David Restrepo in Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/chandasma-animated-feature-film-david-restrepo-ciclic-animation <div><br /><span class="chapo">The director David Restrepo will be in residence until 10th May for the development support of <em>Chandasma</em> with Miguel Gaban, animator.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>David Restrepo</strong> is a Colombian director and screenwriter. He has worked with a lot of audiovisual productions (Character Design and Concept Art). <em>Chandasma</em> is his first animated feature film.</div><div>Based on the memories of the director, <em>Chandasma</em> is a story about the importance of family, friendship and animal respect that shows how the most valuable things in life are thoses moments shared with our loved ones.<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project has received a development support for animated feature films by Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire. Director, David Restrepo, will be in residence from March 5th to May 10th 2019.&nbsp;</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/chandasma1.jpg?itok=U1DG9E2k"/> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:33:31 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/chandasma-animated-feature-film-david-restrepo-ciclic-animation actualites "Blue Girls, White Fear" : New animated short in residence http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/blue-girls-white-fear-new-animated-short-residence <div class="chapo" style="text-align: justify;">Marie Jacotey and Lola Halifa-Legrand arrives in Ciclic Animation to begin the production of their first animated short "Blue Girls, White Fear" until June 14th.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Marie Jacotey and Lola Halifa-Legrand</strong> studied at ENSAD Paris and they fly away to London to integrate the Royal College of Art. Marie is an artist and participates in numerous exhibitions and Lola works as a graphic designer between London and Paris. <em>Blue Girls, White Fear</em> is their first collaboration in animation. This animated short film is a dramatic comedy in traditionnal animation about an omnipresent subject of our time : our fears in a love relationship.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Directors, Marie Jacotey and Lola Halifa-Legrand, will be in residence from March 5th to June 14th.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/filles-bleues-peur-blanche_color2-1.jpg?itok=lbIrZmdc"/> Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:16:27 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/blue-girls-white-fear-new-animated-short-residence actualites "My Tiger" by Jean-Jean Arnoux : a wild animated short in residence http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/my-tiger-jean-jean-arnoux-wild-animated-short-residence <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">Jean-Jean Arnoux pushes the doors of Ciclic Animation to begin the production of his new short film <em>My Tiger</em>. A funny story which talks about the problems of the societal model and madness.</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Graduated in animation from Gobelins School in 2008, <strong>Jean-Jean Arnoux</strong> joins the animation school La Poudrière for a script writing professional training. In 2014 he directs his first professionnal film L<em>a Faillite</em> selected in international festivals including Annecy Festival. <em>My Tiger</em> is the story of a man caught up in his daily life by the madness of his instincts.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Jean-Jean Arnoux, will be in residence from March 4th to April 26th.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/tigre05.jpg?itok=CXIQIkM2"/> Tue, 26 Feb 2019 15:52:07 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/my-tiger-jean-jean-arnoux-wild-animated-short-residence actualites The come back of "Trona Pinnacles" at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/come-back-trona-pinnacles-ciclic-animation <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">Mathilde Parquet came in residence for the first time three years ago, thanks to her postgraduation grant in partnership with La Poudrière. The director comes back for the production of her animated short film <em>Trona Pinnacles</em>.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Graduated from EMCA (Cinema School) at Angoulême, <strong>Mathilde Parquet</strong> makes in 2013 her first graduated film called Louis. Then she joins the animation school La Poudrière where she directs Claude in 2014 and her other gratuated film Petit homme the next year. This one was selected at Annecy International AnimationFestival in 2016 in the gratuation film category. <em>Trona Pinnacles</em> is her first professional film. Trona Pinnacles tells about a personnal family story.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Mathilde Parquet, will be in residence from March 4th to September 6th.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/image_pour_trona_pinnacles.jpg?itok=BOfDcZ4C"/> Tue, 26 Feb 2019 15:14:52 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/come-back-trona-pinnacles-ciclic-animation actualites Films in competition at Festival national du film d'animation 2019 http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/films-competition-festival-national-du-film-d-animation-2019 <div><span class="chapo">Every year, the Festival national du film d'animation announces the results of the selections and the films supported by Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire are always there!</span><br /><br /></div><div>More than 500 films were submitted in all categories. 6 animated shorts funded by Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire are on the list of 31 professional films in competition:&nbsp;</div><div><ul><li><em><strong>Haenyo, the Women of the Sea</strong></em> by Éloïc Gimenez (Girelle Production)</li><li><em><strong>I'm Going Out for Cigarettes</strong></em>&nbsp;by Osman Cerfon (Miyu Production)</li><li><em><strong>The Fall</strong></em> by Boris Labbé (Sacrebleu Productions)</li><li><strong><em>Embraces</em></strong> by Justine Vuylsteker (Offshore)</li><li><em><strong>The Night of the Plastic Bags</strong></em> by Gabriel Harel (Kazak Productions)</li><li><strong><em>Riviera</em></strong> by Jonas Schloesing (Ikki Films)</li></ul></div><div>and two animated feature films will be screened in panorama:</div><div><ul><li><strong><em>Funan</em></strong> by Denis Do (Les Films d'Ici, Special Touch Studio)</li><li><strong><em>Samouni Road</em></strong> by Stefano Savona (Alter Ego Production)<br /><br /></li></ul></div><div>The Festival will take place in Rennes from April 24 to 28. All the official selection is online on festival-film-animation.fr</div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/affiche_fnfa-2019_ld.jpg?itok=22MkETn2"/> Wed, 13 Feb 2019 14:13:18 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/films-competition-festival-national-du-film-d-animation-2019 actualites César 2019 : The Death, Dad & Son is nominated ! http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/cesar-2019-death-dad-son-nominated <div style="text-align: justify;">The animated short in stop motion by Denis Walgenwitz and Vincent Paronnaud (Winshluss) is nominated for the next edition of César in the category "Best animated short".The members of the jury were not indifferent to the technical prowess and the funny and macabre story of the death's son.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong><em>The Death, Dad &amp; Son</em></strong> was in residence in Ciclic Animation from October 2016 to January 2017 in Vendôme for a production grant for animated shorts by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>The results will be announced on Friday, February 22.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/la_mort_pere_et_fils.jpg?itok=4rkib9ZZ"/> Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:32:10 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/cesar-2019-death-dad-son-nominated actualites "Noon" by Roshanak Roshan : A piece from Tehran to Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/noon-roshanak-roshan-piece-tehran-ciclic-animation <div style="text-align: justify;"><span class="chapo">Winner of Ciclic's award at MIFA Pitch Animation du Monde in Annecy in 2018, the director Roshanak Roshan begins her residence at Ciclic Animation until February 1st for her new animated short.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;">Born in Iran, <strong>Roshanak Roshan</strong> spent four years at the University of Fine Arts in Tehran to study theatre. In 1997, she became director of puppet shows. In France she joins the team of the Théâtre d'Ombre of Toulouse in 2006 and she integrates the school of cinema ESAV at the same time. In 2016, Roshanak Roshan realizes <em>Yalda</em>, selected at Annecy Festival.&nbsp;</div><div style="text-align: justify;">Made with bread and its ingredients (flour, seeds...), <em>Noon</em> is an animated short film about the personal life of Shirin, a young Iranian immigrant in France for 10 years who looks for the bond that connects her to Tehran’s bread.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>This project is the winner of Ciclic's award at MIFA Pitch Animation du Monde in Annecy in 2018. The director, Roshanak Roshan, will be in residence from January 7th to February 1st 2019.&nbsp;</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/hf.jpg?itok=rcDIl--4"/> Tue, 08 Jan 2019 11:18:34 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/noon-roshanak-roshan-piece-tehran-ciclic-animation actualites "Ugamú" : The winner of pitch MIFA Animation du Monde arrives in residence in Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/ugamu-winner-pitch-mifa-animation-du-monde-arrives-residence-ciclic-animation <div><span class="chapo">Growing up isn’t always so easy and Oscar and his imaginary friend Ugamù won't contradict you in the new series directed by Fabián Guamaní Aldaz. Fabian and his storyboard artist Miguel Rumanzew will be in residence in Ciclic Animation until 2nd February.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Fabián Guamaní Aldaz</strong> is an Ecuadorian animator and director. He made two pre-school series: <em>Super Felipe</em> (2014-2016) and <em>Kikuyo</em> (2015) for Public Television. He's the writer and director of Frontera, short film winner of the Cinematographic Foment Funds 2015 and part of the Official Selection of the Film Festival of Animation Annecy 2017. In 2016, Fabian was selected to be part of Andimation, program accelerator of Andean animation projects, organized by The Animation Workshop and co-financed by UNESCO.</div><div><em>Ugamú</em> is his new series wich talks about a permanent conflict between the desire to stay as a child and the enigma of taking the next step to adolescence.<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project is the winner of Ciclic's award at MIFA Pitch Animation du Monde in Annecy in 2018. The director, Fabián Guamaní Aldaz, will be in residence from January 2nd to February 1st 2019.&nbsp;<br /></strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/trailer-16.jpg?itok=Z_Lw4Q-z"/> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 16:06:34 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/ugamu-winner-pitch-mifa-animation-du-monde-arrives-residence-ciclic-animation actualites Oscars 2018 : Grandpa Walrus among the 10 animated films shortlisted http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/oscars-2018-grandpa-walrus-among-10-animated-films-shortlisted <div style="text-align: justify;">Winner of the ‘Audience Award’ at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival in 2017 and winner of the Cesar for ‘Best Animated Short Film’ in 2018, <em>Grandpa Walrus</em> by Lucrèce Andreae is among the 10 films shortlisted by the animation branch of The Academy for the oscars in the short film category.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><em>Grandpa Walrus</em> was in residence in Ciclic Animation from October 2015 to March 2016 in Vendôme for a production grant for animated shorts by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region.<br /><br /></div><div style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Nominations for the 91st annual Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/thumb_51440_film_poster_big.jpeg?itok=cgy4wA3c"/> Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:46:02 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/oscars-2018-grandpa-walrus-among-10-animated-films-shortlisted actualites Films in competition at Clermont-Ferrand short film festival 2019 http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/films-competition-clermont-ferrand-short-film-festival-2019 <p><span class="chapo">Clermont-Ferrand Festival is one of the biggest international shorts films Festival wich will take place from 1st to 9th February 2019.</span><br /><br />This year, shorts films will be grouped into 3 competitions : International competition (78 films selected from 61 countries), national competition (54 films selected and 2033 registration) and Labo competition (31 films from 15 countries)<br />9 300 films have been selected including 3 animated shorts films supported by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region :<br /><br /></p><ul><li><em><strong>La Chute</strong></em> by Boris Labbé (Sacrebleu Productions)<br />&gt; Labo competition</li><li><strong><em>Je sors acheter des cigarettes</em></strong> by Osman Cerfon (Miyu Productions)<br />&gt; National competition&nbsp;</li><li><strong><em>La Nuit des sacs plastiques</em></strong> by Gabriel Harel (Kazak Productions)<br />&gt; National competition&nbsp;</li></ul><p><em><strong>Riviera</strong></em> de Jonas Schloesing produced by IKKI FILMS, a regional production, is selected in national and international competition.&nbsp;<br /><br />Congrats to all teams !</p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/41479952_2238855796189192_2733203589584388096_o.jpg?itok=rq1fU-Zk"/> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:19:06 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/films-competition-clermont-ferrand-short-film-festival-2019 actualites Call for projects : Pitchs Mifa 2019 http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/call-projects-pitchs-mifa-2019 <p><span class="chapo">As part of the Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Mifa, CITIA is launching the new call for Mifa 2019 pitchs projects.</span><br /><br />Each year, the Mifa Pitches showcase the best in original animation projects in their first phase of development in four categories: feature films, short films,TV series and specials and Interactive Creations &amp; Transmedia. This is available to all producers, authors and directors who need to find support and partners.<br /><br />Last year, 468 projects were submitted thanks to this call for projects and 37 were selected and had the chance :</p><ul><li>to obtain an offered accreditation Mifa</li><li>to present their project in Annecy in June 2018 at a Pitch session</li><li>to win a prize: funding, residency...</li></ul><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/2jbcyrdv_400x400.jpg?itok=AqnomKPn"/> Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:32:31 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/call-projects-pitchs-mifa-2019 actualites