January 14, 2022

Luce and The Rock by Britt Raes: Trailer

Here's the trailer for the new animation short film by Belgian director Britt Raes, premiering…
January 11, 2022

Annecy Festival 2022 Celebrates Swiss Animation

Annecy Festival is paying tribute to Swiss animation film during its 2022 edition.
January 07, 2022

The Island by Anca Damian at Rotterdam International Film Festival

The fourth animation feature by Anca Damian will have its European premiere at Rotterdam International…
January 05, 2022

55 European Animation Features Per Year. Do We Watch Them and Are They Enough?

Vassilis Kroustallis presents the latest report on European animation from the European Audiovisual Observatory.
December 28, 2021

12 Indie Animation Reports For 2021

12 indie animation events and festival stories from Zippy Frames during the calendar year 2021.
December 21, 2021

15 Animation Shorts in the Oscar 2022 Race

15 animation shorts advance to the Oscar race.
December 21, 2021

'Flee', 'Belle', 'Bestia' in the Annie Awards Nominations 2022

Find out the indie animation and short animation nominations for the 49th Annie Awards.
December 21, 2021

Juries Announced for Anima Festival 2022

Here's the jury members for the Anima Festival 2022.
December 18, 2021

The Captain and the Ship: Director and Producer in Stop Motion Animation

A much rewarding discussion on the relationship between director and producer in stop-motion animation during…
December 16, 2021

The Feathers That Smell of the Sea by Zoel Kastelic

Krooka talks to Slovenian animation director Zoel Kastelic, who premieres her short animation The Features…
December 15, 2021

Confrontation and the Spectator: The Hangman At Home by Michelle and Uri Kranot

Vassilis Kroustallis writes about spectatorship and the audience in Michelle & Uri Kranot's animation short,…
December 14, 2021

London International Animation Festival 2021: Our Top Picks

Zippy Frames recently attended selected screenings at London International Animation Festival. This is our pick…
December 12, 2021

'Flee' Animation Feature Wins Both European Animated Feature and European Documentary Film Awards

The European animation feature 'Flee' by Jonas Poher Rasmussen was handed out three awards overall…
December 11, 2021

'Hello Summer', '3 Cups of Coffee' in the Animarkt Stop Motion Forum 2021 Winners: Report

The winners of the 6th Animarkt Stop Motion Forum are here. Check them all, and…
December 08, 2021

New Polish Stop Motion Animation Projects: Animarkt 2021

Vassilis Kroustallis reports from the industry event on new Polish stop-motion animation, during Animarkt Stop…
December 07, 2021

3 Animation Feature Projects for Annecy Residency 2022

3 animation feature projects have been selected for the second Annecy Festival Residency.
December 05, 2021

Animateka 2021 Winners / Animated HerStories

Find the winners of the Animateka festival, plus the exclusive reprint of HerStories introduction of…
December 03, 2021

108 Animation Shorts for Anima Brussels 2022

Find the full selection of the Anima Brussels 2022 festival.
December 02, 2021

CEE Animation Forum 2022: Call for Entries

Check all the details for the CEE Animation Forum 2022 call for entries
November 29, 2021

Etiuda & Anima 2021: Top Picks

Zippy Frames reports from the 28th edition of Etiuda & Anima Festival.
November 29, 2021

Nedeljko Dragić Gets Animafest Zagreb Lifetime Achievement Award

Nedeljko Dragić will receive the Animafest Zagreb's Lifetime Achievement Award in the 2022 June festival…
November 29, 2021

The Italian Gaze by Sandro Del Rosario

L.A. based indie animation artist Sandro Del Rosario talks to Zippy Frames on his Italian…
November 29, 2021

Steakhouse by Špela Čadež Gets European Film Awards Qualified

The cut-out animation short by Špela Čadež is now qualified for the 2022 European Film…
November 28, 2021

'Hide', 'Busline 35a' in the Piccolo Festival dell' Animazione 2021 Winners

The 14th edition of The Piccolo Festival dell'Animazione has come to it's end and these…
November 26, 2021

Animation Projects in Kids Kino Lab Selection 2021-22

A total of 13 projects will participate in the 7th edition of the Kids Kino…
November 25, 2021

Waiting for Kentridge Exhibition (VIDEO)

Kropka reports for the Wating for Kentridge exhibition from Piccolo Festival dell'Animazione 2021.
November 25, 2021

Etiuda & Anima 2021: Awards

Check out the winners of the 28th Etiuda &Anima IFF awards.
November 22, 2021

Zako: Armenian Animation Feature in Development

Zako is a new animation feature in development from Armenia, detailing the harrowing events of…
November 21, 2021

'Bestia', 'Love, Dad', 'A Most Exquisite Man' in the PÖFF Shorts 2021 Winners

The international short film and animation festival PÖFF Shorts in Tallinn, Estonia has announced the…
November 20, 2021

On (The) Line 2, The Next – Or The Last: Notes on Ottawa International Animation festival, 2021

Mikhail Gurevich reports from the 2021 edition of Ottawa International Animation Festival.
November 20, 2021

Playing God: Kickstarter Campaign

A dark but really interesting animation short project from Italy. Here's Playing God by Matteo…
November 18, 2021

Animarkt Stop Motion Forum Reveals Its 2021 Programme

The 6th edition of Animarkt Stop Motion Forum ANIMARKT Stop Motion Forum promises impressive and…