Animation EN - Actualités Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:50:34 +0000 http://ciclic-animation.com/ "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"/> 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"/> 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"/> 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"/> 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"/> Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:13:14 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/la-tete-dans-les-orties-paul-cabon-ciclic-animation actualites New project in residence : "L'heure de l'ours" by Agnès Patron http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-project-residence-l-heure-de-l-ours-agnes-patron <p><span class="chapo">It's time to wake up the bear which slumbers in you with the new project in residence "L'Heure de l'ours" directed by Agnès Patron currently at Ciclic Animation.</span><br /><br />Since her studies at the ENSAD (artistic school of decorative arts of Paris) in animation,&nbsp;<strong>Agnès Patron</strong> has directed many animated short films which succeeded in a lot of festivals. Her graduation film "<em>La Veuve Caillou</em>" was nominated for the Cartoon d’or in 2011. Then the director worked on other projects as an animator on the feature film "<em>La Traversée</em>" by Florence Miailhe. In 2014 she directed the animated short film "<em>Chulyen, une histoire de corbeau</em>" with the filmmaker Cerise Lopez, supported by Ciclic and the Centre-Val de Loire Region. This film was selected in more than 50 famous festivals around the world and won about fifteen distinctions including the Grand Prix of the official competition in the Bruz National Animated Film Festival.In 2016, Agnès Patron has written a new project of animated short film called "<em>L’Heure de l’ours</em>" with the screenwriter Johanna Krawczyk.<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Director, Agnès Patron, will be in the residence from March 19th to August 17th.</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/planche-005_1000.jpg"/> Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:36:08 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-project-residence-l-heure-de-l-ours-agnes-patron actualites New residence at Ciclic Animation : "Lahmer" by Thanut Rujitanont http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-residence-ciclic-animation-lahmer-thanut-rujitanont <p><span class="chapo"><em>Lahmer</em> is the first animated short film of Thanut Rujitanont based on the story of <em>Waiting for Godot</em> by Samuel Beckett in residence at Ciclic Animation.</span><strong><br /><br />Thanut Rujitanont</strong> is a Thai director gratuated from KMITL (King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang) with a degree in film and digital media in 2016. <em>Lahmer</em> is his first animated film he started after his graduation.He pitched the first phase of Lahmer in Annecy International Animation Film Festival in 2017 and he received Ciclic Prize at MIFA Pitches « Animation du monde ».&nbsp; After the pitch (ou pitching session), Nef Animation granted Thanut Rujitanont the writing residence program in Abbey of Fontevraud in October 2017. <br /><br /><strong>Thanut Rujitanont, will be in the residence from March 2nd to April 2nd.&nbsp;</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/55.png"/> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:55:51 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-residence-ciclic-animation-lahmer-thanut-rujitanont actualites At Ciclic Animation : "La Fée des robert" by Léahn Vivier-Chapas http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/ciclic-animation-la-fee-des-robert-leahn-vivier-chapas <p><span class="chapo">The director Léahn Vivier-Chapas and her new project <em>La Fée des roberts</em> are at Ciclic Animation&nbsp;for a month of residence</span>.<br /><br />After a DMA in animated film,<strong> Léahn Vivier-Chapas</strong> studied at EMCA (l'École des Métiers du Cinéma d'Animation) in Angoulême then at La Poudrière, the animation school in Valence where she realized her graduation film<em> Boobzilla change de pneus</em>.&nbsp;The director comes to the residence for her new animated short film <em>La Fée des roberts</em> which describes a violent portrait of the society and its evolution. Between feminism and animal exploitation, the animated short film touches on current topics.<em>&nbsp;La Fée des roberts</em> is the winner of the Ciclic Prize at Festival national du film d'animation 2017, the project will come back a second time in Ciclic Animation in few months for the production.</p><p><strong>This project has received a writing grant by Ciclic and the Centre-Val de Loire Region and a residence programme financed by Ciclic, La Poudrière, and SACD. Director, Armin Assadipour, will be in the residence from February 12th&nbsp; to March 9th.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/017_lfdr_lionne_0.jpg"/> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:07:02 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/ciclic-animation-la-fee-des-robert-leahn-vivier-chapas actualites Ciclic Animation welcomes "Prends chair" by Armin Assadipour http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/ciclic-animation-welcomes-prends-chair-armin-assadipour <p class="chapo">The weight of the suffering described in the new project "Prends chair" by Armin Assadipour for a month of residence at Ciclic Animation.</p><p><strong>Armin Assadipou</strong>r is an animation director gratuated from EMCA (l'École des Métiers du Cinéma d'Animation) in Angoulême where he directed <em>"Entre deux trains</em>" in 2014. After the EMCA, he studied at la Poudrière in Valence. In 2016 he directed "<em>Pédigré</em>" his graduation film.&nbsp;"<em>La Meute</em>", "<em>Du grain au sable</em>", "<em>Benjamin</em>" are his other animated short films. Armin Assadipour comes to Ciclic Animation for his new project "<em>Prends chair</em>" about overweight topic, a story of violence and social distress.</p><p><strong>This project has received a writing grant by Ciclic and the Centre-Val de Loire Region and a residence programme financed by Ciclic, La Poudrière, and SACD. Director, Armin Assadipour, will be in the residence from February 12th&nbsp; to March 9th.</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/02_2.png"/> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:24:13 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/ciclic-animation-welcomes-prends-chair-armin-assadipour actualites "El tigre sin rayas" by Robin Morales : New project in residence http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/el-tigre-sin-rayas-robin-morales-new-project-residence <p class="chapo">The cutest tiger you have never seen comes to Ciclic Animation with Robin Morales for his new project "El tigre sin rayas" until February 28th. But... where are his stripes?</p><p>After his studies at the National Autonomous University of Mexico,<strong> Robin Morales</strong> enters the faculty of graduate studies Acatlan where he graduated in graphic design and illustration.&nbsp;First, he worked as illustrator for various magazine and during severals workshops, he discovered the different stages of direction of an animated film. He made several animated short films : <em>El trompetista</em> (2012), <em>Amicus&nbsp;</em>(2014), and recently <em>Las Piezas del rompecabezas</em> (2016) <em>El tigre sin rayas</em> is one of the winners of Ciclic Prize at Mifa Pitches « Animation du monde » at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. Robin Morales received the Prize (Youth Audience Residence in Folimage).&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Robin Morales, will be in the residence from February to March 2018.&nbsp;</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</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/cccc.jpg"/> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 11:38:07 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/el-tigre-sin-rayas-robin-morales-new-project-residence actualites "Dog Days" by Ana Chubinidze & Elene Chichashvili at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/dog-days-ana-chubinidze-elene-chichashvili-ciclic-animation <p><span class="chapo">Discover the fantastic story of "Dog Days" by Ana Chubinidze &amp; Elene Chichashvili in residence until March at Ciclic Animation. Go up in the air !&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><strong>Ana Chubinidze</strong> gratuated from Tbilissi State Academy of Arts where she studied architecture. Since 2010 she worked in several Georgian publishing houses as illustrator. She directed <em>The Pocket Man</em> in 2016, an animated short film produced by Folimage Studio.&nbsp;<br />Gratuated from Tbilissi State Academy of Arts in graphic design, <strong>Elene Chichashvili</strong> works as freelancer and illustrator on several projects. She accompanies Ana Chubinidze on her animated short film <em>The Pocket Man</em> where she was head of backgrounds. Together, they created Pocket Studio in Tbilissi in October 2017.<br />Dog Days is a short film initiated by Tato Kotetishvili and directed by both girls.</p><p><strong><em>Dog Days</em> received&nbsp; Ciclic Prize at Mifa Pitches « Animation du monde » in 2016 in Annecy.&nbsp;Directors, Ana Chubinidze and Elene Chichashvili, will be in residence from January to March.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</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/dog_days.png"/> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:46:02 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/dog-days-ana-chubinidze-elene-chichashvili-ciclic-animation actualites New animated short film at Ciclic Animation : "Traces" by Hugo Frassetto and Sophie Tavert http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/new-animated-short-film-ciclic-animation-traces-hugo-frassetto-and-sophie-tavert <p><span class="chapo">The new animated short film by Hugo Frasseto is a fantastic story in the prehistoric times. <em>Traces</em> will be at Ciclic Animation until July 20th. Return on the tracks of our past !&nbsp;</span><br /><br />After his studies at Clermont-Ferrand Fine Arts School, <strong>Hugo Frassetto</strong> studied at the animation film school La Poudrière in Valence where he directed his graduation film <em>Traverser</em>, a sand on glass animation film. He worked as animator on several short films : <em>Sous un coin de ciel bleu</em> (2008), <em>Vasco</em> (2010) and <em>Miru Miru</em> (2015). In 2011, he realized his first animated short film <em>La Garde-barrière</em> and then <em>Braise</em> in 2012 which was supported by Ciclic-Région Centre-Val de Loire. Hugo Frassetto is back with his new project <em>Traces</em> co-directed with Sophie Tavert.<br /><br /><strong>Sophie Tavert</strong> studied cinema at the university and her graduation film <em>Apparence</em> received the award for best screenplay at festival Ciné en herbe. His first professional short film <em>Un amour</em> was selected in famous festivals including Clermont-Ferrand.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>This project has received a production support for animated shorts. Directors, Hugo Frassetto and Sophie Tavert, will be in the residence from January 22nd to July 20th.</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/traces_4.jpg"/> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:01:05 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/new-animated-short-film-ciclic-animation-traces-hugo-frassetto-and-sophie-tavert actualites Great news about "Negative Space" http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/great-news-about-negative-space <p><span class="chapo">When we talk about </span><em class="chapo">Negative Space</em><span class="chapo">, it's always for good news !&nbsp;Discover right now the current events about the animated short film.</span><strong></strong><em><strong><br /><br />Negative Space</strong></em> by Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter continues to shine and the predictions for the Oscars 2018 look good according to the american magazine <a href="http://variety.com/2017/film/in-contention/oscar-predictions-in-all-24-academy-categories-1202647787/">Variety</a>. <em>Negative Space</em> takes place in the top in the animated short film's category&nbsp;Alongside four other movies. The film is produced by local production compagny Ikki Films from Orbigny (France).<br /><br />Pending the results of the Oscars 2018, don't forget to follow <em>Negative Space</em> on the Facebook page : <a href="https://www.facebook.com/tinyinventions/">Tiny Inventions&nbsp;</a>and <a href="https://www.facebook.com/IKKI-FILMS-261404420553374/">Ikki Films</a></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/negativespace_still02.jpg"/> Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:13:44 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/great-news-about-negative-space actualites "Newton" by Eugène Boitsov at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/newton-eugene-boitsov-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/newton_img_0.jpg"/> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:04:19 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/newton-eugene-boitsov-ciclic-animation actualites "Negative Space" : Oscars 2018 & Annie Awards http://ciclic-animation.com//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="https://www.facebook.com/tinyinventions/">Facebook</a>&nbsp;to know more informations about Negative Space</strong></p><img src="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/23_1.jpg"/> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:53:59 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/negative-space-oscars-2018-annie-awards actualites Ciclic Animation welcomes "Allah Is not Obliged" by Zaven Najjar http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/ciclic-animation-welcomes-allah-not-obliged-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/03_2.jpg"/> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:05:47 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/ciclic-animation-welcomes-allah-not-obliged-zaven-najjar actualites "Le Royaume des courants d'air" has arrived in Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/le-royaume-des-courants-d-air-has-arrived-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/3_2.jpg"/> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:37:46 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/le-royaume-des-courants-d-air-has-arrived-ciclic-animation actualites Pre-school TV special "Shooom's Odyssey" at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/pre-school-tv-special-shooom-s-odyssey-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public"/> Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:47:55 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/pre-school-tv-special-shooom-s-odyssey-ciclic-animation actualites Rémy Schaepman and his new project at Ciclic Animation http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/remy-schaepman-and-his-new-project-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public"/> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 11:39:59 +0100 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/remy-schaepman-and-his-new-project-ciclic-animation actualites Ciclic Animation opens its doors to "Bach-Hông" directed by Elsa Duhamel http://ciclic-animation.com//actualites/ciclic-animation-opens-its-doors-bach-hong-directed-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="http://ciclic-animation.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/sans_titre_1_3.jpg"/> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:48:16 +0200 http://ciclic-animation.com/actualites/ciclic-animation-opens-its-doors-bach-hong-directed-elsa-duhamel actualites