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Body Echo by Ali Aschman

It pains to be doubly in pain. UK-based artist Ali Aschman premieres her stop-motion film Body Echo at Zippy Frames. A woman discovers her own fractured self in the room next door. South African/US...

European Animation Awards: Michaël Dudok De Wit on Ask me Anything

Oscar and Emile Award winner animation director Michaël Dudok de Wit will answer to questions on Facebook, 30 August. Michaël Dudok De Wit, Oscar and Emile Award winner, director of The Red Turtle,...

Duke Johnson and Dino Stamatopoulos at 2019 Fredrikstad Animation Festival

Duke Johnson and Dino Stamatopoulos of award-winning Starburns Industries coming to Fredrikstad Animation Festival. With their profound, Oscar®-nominated stop motion feature Anomalisa, Starburns...

Six Moments of Richard Williams

Explore six video interviews with the inimitable animation artist RIchard Williams. The inimitable, 3-time Oscar-winner, Canadian/British animation artist and educator Richard Williams (born 1933)...

Reactions Pour In for Daughter at Student Academy Awards

The Czech stop-motion film Daughter by Daria Kashcheeva competes for a Student Academy Award. Just shortly after the world premiere of the film Daughter at the Annecy International Animation Film...

Animation Shorts

Body Echo by Ali Aschman

It pains to be doubly in pain. UK-based artist Ali Aschman premieres her stop-motion film Body...

So I Danced Again... by Lottie Kingslake

Finding and losing yourself in a sketchbook dance. Watch So I Danced Again by Lottie Kingslake....

Are You Kidding Me? by Shadab Shayegan

Shadab Shayegan presents a case of escalating violence sturdily directed in Are You Kidding Me?...

The Stained Club

Some stains are hard to come off. Watch The Stained Club by Supinfocom Rubika students. The...

The Procession by Pascal Blanchet and Rodolphe...

Olga Bobrowska reviews the 2D film The Procession by Pascal Blanchet and animator Rodolphe...

The Stories of A Failed Generation: Theodore...

The new film by the Oscar-nominated director Theodore Ushev The Physics of Sorrow, will be part of...

SH_T Happens by David Štumpf and Michaela Mihályi

An animated short in Venice: Zippy Frames talks to David Štumpf and Michaela Mihályi about the new...

Riot by Frank Ternier

Frank Ternier presents Riot. A young black man is killed in an altercation with a vigilant...

Uncle Thomas: Accounting For the Days by Regina...

Olga Bobrowska reviews the new film by Regina Pessoa, Uncle Thomas: Accounting For the Days. Jury...

Animation Festivals News

Selection Results for Animasyros 2019

Check out the selection results for the 12th edition of Animasyros International Animation...

Duke Johnson and Dino Stamatopoulos at 2019...

Duke Johnson and Dino Stamatopoulos of award-winning Starburns Industries coming to Fredrikstad...

13 VR Films for Bucheon International Animation...

Age of Sail, Nothing Happens in the Korean Bucheon International Animation Festival selection. 13...

Animateka Festival 2019 Goes Baltic

View the trailer for this year's Animateka festival, which includes a Baltic animation tribute....

114 Animation Films for BIAF 2019

Konstantin Bronzit, Agnès Patron, Theodore Ushev, Luca Tóth and Jeong Dahee in the 2019 lineup of...

Animanima 2019: Selection Results and Programme...

View Our Comprehensive Coverage of Animanima Festival

REVIEWS

More Than A Film: Zero Impunity Review by Blies Brothers and Denis Lambert

Olga Bobrowska reviews Zero Impunity by Blies Brothers and Denis Lambert. To choose what's most striking and powerful about Zero Impunity , a sincere documentary about sexual violence happening in...

Ville Neuve Review: Like A Fish Out of Water

Vassilis Kroustallis reviews the poetic and intimate Canadian animation feature Ville Neuve by Félix Dufour-Laperrière. How can you recast a broken bell? Félix Dufour-Laperrière 's sober, poetic and...

Away by Gints Zilbalodis Review: Your Eden Is Just Around the Harbour

Away is a prime 3D immersive experience without the use of sex, drugs or rock'n'roll. Read our review for the Latvian animation feature Away by Gints Zilbalodis. It will be definitely be compared...

Love, Death and Robots Review

Our Zippy Frames contributor Kropka reviews and takes a critical stance on the Love, Death and Robots Netflix series. The Netflix’s series carried out by the directors Tim Miller (Deadpool) and...

Ruben Brandt, Collector Review: Artistic Obsession in Action

It's a post-modern heist film, full of references and short of surprises. Our review for Ruben Brandt, Collector by Milorad Krstic. Premiered at the71st Locarno Film Festival, a fit place for a...

Funan Review: Patience Makes Heroes

Denis Do portrays a piece in Cambodian history through the eyes of a mother looking for her child. Starting as early as 2013, the Funan project by French/Cambodian filmmaker Denis Do , it has always...

INTERVIEWS

Tito and The Birds: Interview with Gabriel Bitar

Eliane Gordeeff talks with Gabriel Bitar, the Brazilian director of Tito and the Birds feature film. Our Zippy Frames Correspondent Eliane Gordeeff meets Gabriel Bitar, the Brazilian director of...

A Demonstration of Brilliance in Four Acts: Interview With Lucija Mrzljak and Morten Tšinakov (VIDEO)

Two talented independent animators from Croatia/ Estonia, Lucija Mrzljak and Morten Tšinakov, talk to our Zippy Frames contributor Kropka during Annecy Festival. 2D animation can be as narratively...

Helping Others to Speak Up: A Conversation with Zero Impunity team

Olga Bobrowska talks to Stephane Hueber-Blies, Nicolas Blies, Marion Guth and Denis Lambert ( Zero Impunity team) during the 2019 Annecy Festival. Zero Impunity is an artistic animated documentary...

A Lot of Energy, But It's Totally Worth It: Interview with Edwina Liard

Edwina Liard is one of the creative duo of IKKI Films, responsible for bringing Negative Space to life. She talks to Zippy Frames. She's responsible (along with her partner Nidia Santiago) for...

Traitors of the Eyes: Interview with Abdelrahman Dnewar and Saad Dnewar

Tsvika Oren interviews Abdelrahman Dnewar and Saad Dnewar, the winners of the ITFS Arab Animation Forum, for their project Traitors of the Eyes. At the Arab Animation Forum during the 26th...

Mother Didn't Know: Interview With Marita Mayer (VIDEO)

Trollfilm producer Marita Mayer gives an interview to our Zippy Frames contributor Kropka during Annecy Festival. A new Anita Killi (Angry Man) project is coming in, and wee wanted to learn more...

Promising Beginnings: A Conversation with Chris Lavis

Olga Bobrowska talks to Madame Tutli-Putli director Chris Lavis. Sometimes there are teams of creative personalities who seem inseparable, let's say: imagine animated film history without Fleischer...

Integrating Universes: A Conversation with Regina Pessoa and Abi Feijó

Olga Bobrowska talks to Portuguese animation filmmakers Regina Pessoa and Abi Feijó during the 2019 Annecy Festival. On a humid afternoon, a day before winning Annecy 2019 Jury Award for the film...

Reaching Out to the Outside: A Conversation with Julie Roy

Olga Bobrowska talks to Julie Roy, executive producer (French animation studio) at National Film Board of Canada during the 2019 Annecy Festival. With over forty films in her NFB portfolio, Julie...

Training - Pitching

Animation Projects at 2019 CINEKID Junior...

Check the animation projects selected at this year's CINEKID Junior Co-Production Market, 21-23...

Barry Purves, Juan Soto, Angela Poschet, and...

Apply now for the 2019 workshops programme of the 2019 Animarkt. Three-day professional workshops...

Eira by Nadine Nonn Selected at CINEKID Script Lab

The Swiss project and script Eira by Nadine Nonn will be developed during the Cinekid Script Lab...

13 Animation Projects for Bridging the Gap Lab...

Thirteen animation projects from Latin America, Spain and the Philippines selected in the fifth...

Barry Purves, Tim Allen, Carlos Bleycher in...

The lineup for the Animarkt Masters section of the stop-motion Animarkt pitching forum in Łódź...

Kafka In Love, The Cat Princess Win at CEE...

All the winners of the 7th edition of Central Eastern European (CEE) Animation Forum in Trebon....

CEE Animation Forum 2019: Tutors Talk

Anna Vášová and Phil Parker, two of the tutors of the leading pitching CEE Animation Forum (6-8...

32 Animated Projects for CEE Animation Forum 2019

The seventh edition of the CEE Animation Forum (formerly known as Visegrad Animation Forum) will...

Funding for First Animation Short from Art Brutal

Art Brutal gives the opportunity for a funding support for the first animated short. The...
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