Animation EN - Actualités Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:34:00 +0000 http://ciclic-animation.com/ 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 "La Survie de l'espèce" : The new special TV at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/la-survie-de-l-espece-new-special-tv-ciclic-animation <p><span class="chapo">Initially a comic strip published by Futuropolis, La Survie de l'espèce is the new cynical and funny project in stop-motion by Julien Vray and Guillaume Gravier, in residence at Ciclic Animation.</span><br /><br />After his graduation in animation and illustration at Emile Cohl School in 2001, <strong>Julien Vray</strong> studied graphic Design during his license in Arts and Technologies of the image at the University Paris 8. He joined FEMIS (Graduate school of image and sound) and he realizes his animated short film in stop motion "FBI Zoo" which wins 3 prizes and 24 selections. He continues as director and creative director for promotional films and video clips.<br /><br />Graduated from a graphic Design and 3D animation School, <strong>Guillaume Gravier</strong> studied at Cinécréatis School where he learns compositing and special effects. Guillaume Gravier becomes animator, decorator, editor and director.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a support for development for TV series or TV special.&nbsp;</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong><br /></strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public?itok=f79EIT0D"/> Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:03:20 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/la-survie-de-l-espece-new-special-tv-ciclic-animation actualites The winners of the professional commission for animated shorts films http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films-0 <div><span class="chapo">The members of the jury met on Tuesday, November 20th 2018 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>Five winning projects :</div><div><ul><li><em><strong>Emergences</strong></em> by Ryo Orikasa <br />Miyu Productions / Japan / ink on paper&nbsp;<br /><br /></li><li><em><strong>Next</strong></em> by Christel Guibert <br />Folimage / France / computer 2D&nbsp;<br /><br /></li><li><strong><em>Terra Incognita</em></strong> by Adrian Dexter &amp; Pernille Kjaer <br />Ikki Films / USA, Denmark / computer 2D&nbsp;<br /><br /></li><li><em><strong>Précieux</strong></em> by Paul Mas <br />Je Suis Bien Content / France / puppets<br /><br /></li><li><strong><em>N</em><em>oir Soleil</em></strong> by Marie Larrivé <br />Eddy / France / paint on paper, computer 2D<br /><br /></li></ul></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/546.jpg?itok=iTV4Zu5g"/> Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:09:10 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films-0 actualites "Lionceau et les Lucioles" : The new musical series by Éloïc Gimenez http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/lionceau-et-les-lucioles-new-musical-series-eloic-gimenez <div><span class="chapo">It's time to travel with Eloïc Gimenez. The director will be at Ciclic Animation until January for the development of his series</span><em class="chapo"> Lionceau et les Lucioles&nbsp;</em><span class="chapo">produced by Girelle Production.</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Eloïc Gimenez</strong> began the piano at the age of 6. Later he joined the Yerres Music and Dance Conservatory where he learns musical improvisation with his teacher Patricio Villarroel. Then Eloïc stutied animation at La Poudrière in Valence (France) and he becomes animator for severals studios. With Jumi Yoon, they realize their first progessional animated short film <em>L’Horizon de Bene</em> in 2016, supporting by Ciclic in 2015. The series <em>Lionceau et les Lucioles</em> is based on the musical instruments of the whole world.&nbsp;<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project has received a development support for series and special TV. Director, Eloïc Gimenez, will be in residence from November 27th to February 1st.</strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/lionceau-cnc-page35_ole01.jpg?itok=1qhC6HvH"/> Tue, 27 Nov 2018 14:59:16 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/lionceau-et-les-lucioles-new-musical-series-eloic-gimenez actualites New animated short film in residence : « Navozande » by Reza Riahi http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi-1 <div><span class="chapo">Discover a beautiful love story through the traditional persian music with <em>Navozande</em>&nbsp;the new cut outs animated short film by Reza Riahi.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Reza Riahi</strong> was born in 1988 in Tehran. He studied art at Shahed University. In 2009, he works as character designer on severals TV projects then he integrates the École européenne supérieure de l’image (EESI) in Angoulême and graduates in arts (DNSEP) in 2012. Reza Riahi&nbsp; studied at the animation film school La Poudrière in Valence where he directed animated flms including his graduation film<em> Entre Chien et Loup</em>&nbsp;which was selected in official competition in Annecy international film festival in 2015. <em>Navozande</em> (The Musician) is the new animated short film by Reza Riahi co-written with Annetta Zuchi. Affected by the suffering of people facing war or a political occupation, the director wants to remember his ancestors.</div><div><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts by Region Centre-Val de Loire. Director, Reza Riahi, will be in the residence from October 1st to March 29th.</strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/fge.jpg?itok=QG8mVfMA"/> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:26:35 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi-1 actualites New animated short film in residence : « Navozande » by Reza Riahi http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi-0 <div><span class="chapo">Discover a beautiful love story through the traditional persian music with <em>Navozande</em>&nbsp;the new cut outs animated short film by Reza Riahi.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Reza Riahi</strong> was born in 1988 in Tehran. He studied art at Shahed University. In 2009, he works as character designer on severals TV projects then he integrates the École européenne supérieure de l’image (EESI) in Angoulême and graduates in arts (DNSEP) in 2012. Reza Riahi&nbsp; studied at the animation film school La Poudrière in Valence where he directed animated flms including his graduation film<em> Entre Chien et Loup</em>&nbsp;which was selected in official competition in Annecy international film festival in 2015. <em>Navozande</em> (The Musician) is the new animated short film by Reza Riahi co-written with Annetta Zuchi. Affected by the suffering of people facing war or a political occupation, the director wants to remember his ancestors.</div><div><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts by Region Centre-Val de Loire. Director, Reza Riahi, will be in the residence from October 1st to March 29th.</strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public?itok=f79EIT0D"/> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:26:17 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi-0 actualites New animated short film in residence : « Navozande » by Reza Riahi http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi <div><span class="chapo">Discover a beautiful love story through the traditional persian music with <em>Navozande</em>&nbsp;the new cut outs animated short film by Reza Riahi.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Reza Riahi</strong> was born in 1988 in Tehran. He studied art at Shahed University. In 2009, he works as character designer on severals TV projects then he integrates the École européenne supérieure de l’image (EESI) in Angoulême and graduates in arts (DNSEP) in 2012. Reza Riahi&nbsp; studied at the animation film school La Poudrière in Valence where he directed animated flms including his graduation film<em> Entre Chien et Loup</em>&nbsp;which was selected in official competition in Annecy international film festival in 2015. <em>Navozande</em> (The Musician) is the new animated short film by Reza Riahi co-written with Annetta Zuchi. Affected by the suffering of people facing war or a political occupation, the director wants to remember his ancestors.<br /><br /></div><div><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region. Director, Reza Riahi, will be in residence from October 1st to March 29th.</strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/fge.jpg?itok=QG8mVfMA"/> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:26:00 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-animated-short-film-residence-navozande-reza-riahi actualites « Viva Mexico » by Hefang Wei at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/viva-mexico-hefang-wei-ciclic-animation <p><span class="chapo">The colors of Mexico seem alive at Ciclic Animation: a great portrait of the country through the fearless adventures of Louise with the new TV project <em>Viva Mexico</em> directed by Hefang Wei in residence until November 16th, 2018.</span><br /><br /><strong>Hefang Wei</strong> was born in 1983 in China. She is gratuated from the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute in China. She joins a group in one of the oldest studios of animation in Beijing (Hu Xiang Dong Hua) as story-boarder. After coming to France she graduated from La Poudrière (Valence, France) and made the short films <em>Chant des klaxons</em> (2009), <em>À moi</em> (2010), <em>The Bridge Chronicles</em> (2010). <em>The Banquet of the Concubine</em> (2012) is an animated short film supported by Ciclic which won several awards in many festivals including a pre-selection at Cesar 2014.&nbsp;Aside from her own projects, she works on feature films, short films and series as a story-boarder, animator, background designer, layout man and composer.&nbsp;Accompanied by the scriptwriter Patricia Mortagne, Hefang Wei want to develop, with Viva Mexico, a smart and feminist TV animation for children, about a young girl confronted with a new culture. This project is the winner of pitchs MIFA in TV series and specials.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a support for development for TV Series / TV Specials by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region. The Director, Hefang Wei, will be in residence from September 19th to November 16th 2018.</strong><br /></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/vm2.jpg?itok=U_4AyD1g"/> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:06:15 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/viva-mexico-hefang-wei-ciclic-animation actualites « Dimbit » by Feben Elias : the winner project of Digital Lab Africa at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/dimbit-feben-elias-winner-project-digital-lab-africa-ciclic-animation <div><span class="chapo">Ciclic Animation receives for the first time the winner of Digital Lab Africa in Animation category, Feben Elias and her project <em>Dimbit</em>, the sweet story of a relation between a girl and her grandfather.</span><br /><br /></div><div><strong>Feben Elias</strong> is a graduate of Urban Design and Engineering from the Ethiopian institute of Architecture, Building construction and City development (EiABC) where she discovers graphic design and 3D modeling. she currently works at ARMA Advertising, an audiovisual production firm.</div><div>Feben Elias is a self taught Ethiopian animator who recently won the Design Lab Africa (DLA) pitch competition in the Animation category for her animated series project <em>Dimbit</em>, a story full of humor and of lessons of life which teach the African and Ethiopian culture in a soft and subtle way.</div><div><strong>Dimbit is the winner of Digital Lab Africa’s prize. Th</strong><strong>e director, Feben Elias, will be in residence from September 3rd to September 28th 2018.</strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/dimbit.jpg?itok=NgRvbJGt"/> Tue, 04 Sep 2018 10:46:07 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/dimbit-feben-elias-winner-project-digital-lab-africa-ciclic-animation actualites "Archipel" by Félix Dufour-Laperrière at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/archipel-felix-dufour-laperriere-ciclic-animation <p><span class="chapo">Félix Dufour-Laperrière honors a remarkable place called Quebec through his new project </span><em class="chapo">Archipel</em><span class="chapo">, an animated feature film in residence at Ciclic Animation until August 31th .</span><br /><br /><strong>Felix Dufour-Laperriere</strong> was born in 1981, in Chicoutimi, Quebec. He studied, lives and works in Montreal. His films are divided between animation, essays and experimental shorts. They show a constant tension between narrative and formal exploration and maintain a close relationship with the visual and contemporary arts. His work has been featured in numerous festivals, galleries, museums and national and international events and has won several awards and distinctions.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a support for development for animated feature films by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region. Director, Félix Dufour-Laperrière, will be in residence from July 2nd to August 31th 2018.</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/archipel2.jpg?itok=Yxs7ND6F"/> Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:28:20 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/archipel-felix-dufour-laperriere-ciclic-animation actualites The Annecy International Animation Film Festival : results of the awards http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/annecy-international-animation-film-festival-results-awards <p><span class="chapo">This year we have the pleasure to celebrate 3 prize for the animated shorts films supported by Ciclic and the Centre-Loire Valley Region at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. Focus on the winners !&nbsp;</span></p><ul><li><em><strong>La Chute</strong></em> by Boris Labbé (Sacrebleu Prod) - Fipresci award and&nbsp; André Martin special distinction for a french short film<br /><a href="http://animation.ciclic.fr/catalogue/chute-la" target="_blank" class=" bouton">La Chute by Boris Labbé</a></li></ul><ul><li><em><strong>The Death, Dad &amp; Son</strong></em> by Denis Walgenwitz &amp; Vincent Paronnaud (Je Suis Bien Content) - Junior Jury Award for a short film<br /><a href="http://animation.ciclic.fr/catalogue/mort-pere-fils-death-dad-son-la" target="_blank" class=" bouton"> The Death, Dad &amp; Son by Denis Walgenwitz &amp; Vincent Paronnaud</a></li></ul><ul><li><em><strong>Funan by Denis Do</strong></em> (Les Films d'Ici, Lunanime, BVBA, Bac Films, Webspider Productions, Ithinkasia) - Cristal for a feature film<br /><a href="http://animation.ciclic.fr/catalogue/funan" target="_blank" class=" bouton">Funan by Denis Do</a></li></ul><p>Congrats to all team !&nbsp;</p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public?itok=f79EIT0D"/> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:47 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/annecy-international-animation-film-festival-results-awards actualites The winners of the professional commission for animated shorts films http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films <p><span class="chapo">The members of the jury met on Tuesday, April 24th 2018 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 />Two winning projects :</p><ul><li><em><strong>Swamp</strong></em> de Paul Wenninger (Film de Force Majeure)</li><li><em><strong>Flatastic</strong></em> de Alice Saey (Miyu Productions)</li></ul><p style="padding-left: 30px;">________________________________________________________________<br /><br /><em><strong>Swamp</strong></em> by Paul Wenninger (Films de Force Majeure)<br />Autria -&nbsp; Pixilation, puppets - 15'<br />A human-sized, androgynous, ingenuous puppet sees the daily life of five characters who barely seem to notice it.They are all equipped with technological prostheses which, to varying degrees, help them live: an artificial leg, a pacemaker, an ocular implant. Or more simply headphones, Smartphones, a virtual reality headset. Despite their obvious loneliness, we gradually come to understand that these characters are all interconnected. Maybe even to the puppet itself, whose face has the strange capacity of changing according to the situation and its surrondings…<br /><br /><strong><em>Flatastic</em></strong> by Alice Saey (Miyu Productions)<br />France - ink on paper, computer 2D - 10'<br />Pushed to their limit, the Manta Rays rise up against Man to take control of the Earth; it is the dawning of a new Manta Ray Era and the “flattening” of Mankind.</p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/flatastic-4-730x437.jpg?itok=BI_PZGhZ"/> Wed, 02 May 2018 14:46:36 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/winners-professional-commission-animated-shorts-films actualites The new project of Lizete Upite at Ciclic Animation : "Riga’s Lilac" http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-project-lizete-upite-ciclic-animation-riga-s-lilac <p><span class="chapo">It is with a great pleasure that Ciclic Animation welcomes Lizete Upite for the second time for her animated short film Riga’s Lilac, an animated short film with a smell of comic.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><strong>Lizete Upite</strong> is gratuated from the Art Academy of Latvia in 2014. In 2013 she is graduated from La Poudriere in Valence (France) where she directed many animated short films including <em>Carrousel</em>, <em>Urgence</em>,<em> Film d’Horror</em>, <em>Silence</em>, <em>action</em>, <em>Une Nuit sur le lac</em> her graduation film bought by ARTE France. In 2015 the director joined the Projectiles's Residence at Valence (France) for her new project <em>Riga’s Lilac</em>. She worked on the script ans the storyboard. <br />In June 2016, she received Ciclic's Prize at the&nbsp; Animation du Monde Pitches in Annecy. <em>Riga’s Lilac</em> is a story about human rights to stink. But in place of showing or talking directly about the smell, Lizete Upite wants to speak about the subject in a more subtle way, through its affect on our emotional state.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Lizete Upite, will be in the residence from April 11th to October 12th.</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/02_5.jpg?itok=el90s2rJ"/> Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:26:41 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-project-lizete-upite-ciclic-animation-riga-s-lilac actualites "La Tête dans les orties" by Paul Cabon in Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/la-tete-dans-les-orties-paul-cabon-ciclic-animation <p><span class="chapo">Ciclic Animation welcomes the new project of Paul Cabon La </span><em class="chapo">Tête dans les orties</em><span class="chapo">, a fantastic&nbsp;story about a&nbsp;quest for identity and&nbsp;a fight against fears.&nbsp;</span><strong><br /><br />Paul Cabon</strong> was born in Brest (France) in 1985. Inspired by his sisters, he discovers the art of movement through the dance of Modern Jazz and he decides to followes animation studies. Gratuated from the animation school La Poudrière in Valence in 2009, he took part in the development of projects at Folimage Studio. His work can be described as the association of comic and strange. In 2010 his graduation film S<em>auvage&nbsp;</em>received the Special Prize of students films competition in Annecy. In 2011 <em>Storm hits jacket</em>&nbsp;his first animated short film won two prizes (SACD and Ciclic) at MIFA Pitches in Annecy.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Paul Cabon, will be in the residence from April 9th to June 29th.</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/la_tete_dans_les_orties.jpg?itok=Srq4Xkjk"/> Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:13:14 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/la-tete-dans-les-orties-paul-cabon-ciclic-animation actualites