Animation EN - Actualités Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:22:35 +0000 "Newton" by Eugène Boitsov at Ciclic Animation <p class="chapo">Discover the animated story of the famous physician <em>Newton</em> through the new project of Eugène Boitsov. A good way to see the world in RGB!</p><p>Ukrainian director <strong>Eugène Boitsov</strong> gratuated from the Kharkiv State Academy of Culture in Ukraine. First, he worked as a freelancer for five years and then joined the film school la Poudrière in Valence (France) where he directed his first animated films: <em>C’est la vie</em> , <em>Le Roi de la Montagne</em>, <em>Les Bébêtes</em> and <em>La Table</em>. Eugène Boitsov develops his new animated short film <em>Newton</em> selected through the postgraduate grants 2016, an animation support program by Ciclic and La Poudrière. Newton will be a pixilation film.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>The director will be in the residence from December 18th to January 19th.</strong></p><img src=""/> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:04:19 +0100 actualites "Negative Space" : Oscars 2018 & Annie Awards <p>After a lot of selections and prizes, the end of the year looks shiny for <strong>Ru Kuwahata</strong> and <strong>Max Porter</strong>. The directors of Negative Space announced two good news: Negative Space is nominated for Annie Awards (Best Animated Short Subject) and the film is shortlisted for the Oscars Race.&nbsp;The film is produced by local production compagny Ikki Films from Orbigny.<br />We warn you, it's not going to stop! <br /><br /><strong>Follow them on <a href="">Facebook</a>&nbsp;to know more informations about Negative Space</strong></p><img src=""/> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:53:59 +0100 actualites Ciclic Animation welcomes "Allah Is not Obliged" by Zaven Najjar <p><span class="chapo">Director Zaven Najjar arrives in Ciclic Animation in November to work on the development of his first animated feature film wich tells the story of a child-soldier and the place of the war in Africa.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><strong>Zaven Najjar</strong> is a french director and artistic director. He studied animation at ENSAD and cinema at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago.&nbsp;In 2015, he made his first animated short film <em>Un obus partout</em>&nbsp;(Caïmans Productions, Arte) wich was a festival hit. He won several prizes including a special mention at Festival de Cabourg.&nbsp;Produced by Special Touch Studios in Vendôme, Zaven Najjar works actually on the development of <em>Allah Is not Obliged</em> adapted from the novel by Ahmadou Kourouma which tells the story of Birahima, a child-soldier.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received the development fund for animated feature films. Director, Zaven Najjar, will be in the residence from November to December 2017.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong><br /></strong></p><img src=""/> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:05:47 +0100 actualites "Le Royaume des courants d'air" has arrived in Ciclic Animation <p><span class="chapo">Poetic and fantastic, the world of "</span><em class="chapo">Le Royaume des courants d'air</em><span class="chapo">" comes in residence&nbsp; with Director Benoît Chieux.&nbsp;So, fasten your seatbelt and we wish you a pleasant flight on Ciclic Animation Airlines!&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><strong>Benoît Chieux</strong> begins his studies at the ESAAT of Roubaix. A professor just opened a new section, where Benoît Chieux discovered animation. Then, He went to Emile Cohl School in Lyon. He started to work in Folimage in Valence as decorator or storyboarder and directed some shorts films for cinema or TV.&nbsp;"<em>Tigres à la queue leu</em>" received a lots of awards in festivals and a nomination for the Cesar of the best animated short film in 2016.&nbsp;"<em>Jardin de minuit</em>" produced by Sacrebleu Productions is his last animated short.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a support for development for animated feature films. Director, Benoît Chieux, will be in residence in November and January 2018.</strong></p><img src=""/> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:37:46 +0100 actualites Pre-school TV special "Shooom's Odyssey" at Ciclic Animation <p><span class="chapo">It’s the cutest owl in the world and its name is Shooom. Follow it's adventures with Julien Bisaro in residence at Ciclic Animation for the development of this sweet pre-school TV special.&nbsp;</span><br /><br />In 2001,<em> Julien bisaro</em> studied at the Art School of Epinal where he dicovered animation for the first time. Then he joined la Poudrière, the animation film school in Valence.&nbsp;<em>Bang Bang!</em> is his first animated short film and it received a lot of prizes including the Jury's prize at Shanghai international film festival.&nbsp;Julien Bisaro and scriptwriter <strong>Claire Paoletti</strong> created their own film production Picolo Pictures.<em> Shooom's Odyssey</em> is actually in development at Ciclic Animation.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a development fund for TV specials. Director, Julien Bisaro, will be in the residence from October 31rst to January 5th.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong><br /></strong></p><img src=""/> Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:47:55 +0100 actualites Rémy Schaepman and his new project at Ciclic Animation <p><span class="chapo">Welcome to Rémy Schaepman and his first film <em>The Nazis, My Father and Me</em>. He will be in residence in Ciclic Animation for 2 months. Discover the story of little Stefan in 1940s, a boy determined to save his father.&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><strong>Rémy Schaepman</strong> came to Paris to study animation at Sainte-Geneviève's Institute. Then he went to Gobelins where he co-directed <em>Trois petits points</em> in 2010 with others students. This animated short received the Special prize for a graduation film in Annecy Festival.&nbsp;He came back to Valence and entered la Poudrière, the animation film school. His graduation film <em>Rideau</em> won the Special mention in Bruz, National animation Film Festival. <em>The Nazis, My Father and Me</em> is his first animated feature film. <br /><br /><strong>This project has received a support for development for animated feature films. Director, Rémy Schaepman, will be in the residence from October 30th october to January 5th.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong><br /></strong></p><img src=""/> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 11:39:59 +0100 actualites Ciclic Animation opens its doors to "Bach-Hông" directed by Elsa Duhamel <p><span class="chapo">Elsa Duhamel tells us about the dramatic life of Jeanne in her new animated documentary short <em>Bach-Hông</em> in residence until January 12th.&nbsp;</span><br /><br />After her first meeting with animation at the ESAAT in Roubaix and EMCA in Angoulême, <strong>Elsa Duhamel</strong> studied at la Poudrière, the animation film school in Valence where she realized <em>Pieds verts</em> in 2012. This animated documentary is selected in several festivals as Annecy or Clermont-Ferrand.&nbsp;With <em>Bach-Hông</em>, she makes her first animated short film which is about the relationship between a little girl and her horse during the historical conflict in Vietnam. She deals with the theme of uprooting wich is always a psychologically distressing event.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Elsa Duhamel, will be in the residence from October 23th to January 12th.</strong></p><img src=""/> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:48:16 +0200 actualites Meute by Antoine Bieber at Ciclic Animation <p><span class="chapo">Hatred in a group can be very violent and sometimes irreversible... Antoine Bieber talks about this subject in his new animated short film "Horde" (Meute).&nbsp;</span><br /><br />In 2014 to 2016,<strong> Antoine Bieber</strong> studied at the film school "la Poudrière" in Valence where he directed his graduation film "Little Death" (Petite mort) Recently he directed "Supercut" a web serie by Arte Creative in the magazine "Episode".&nbsp;<br />Antoine Bieber is one of the winners of the writing grant in collaboration with la Poudrière. The young director will stay one month in Vendôme for the writing of his new project "Horde" (Meute) based on the theme of hatred, violence or racism in a groupe of people.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a writing grant in collaboration with la Poudrière, the animation film school. The director, Antoine Bieber, will be in the residence from August 1rst to September 1rst 2017.</strong></p><img src=""/> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:58:13 +0200 actualites