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UK holidaymakers heading to Turkey, Greece and Cyprus issued warning and told 'take action' - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Britain - Spain - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus - city Athens
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
15.06.2024 / 14:21

UK holidaymakers heading to Turkey, Greece and Cyprus issued warning and told 'take action'

Popular holiday destinations in Europe are experiencing extreme temperatures for this time of year. Brits are being warned of blistering conditions in Greece, Turkey and Cyprus as a heatwave spreads across parts of Europe.

Experimental Animation Shines in Annecy Contrechamp Title ‘Journey of Shadows’: ‘I Understand Animation as a Model to Reflect Ourselves’ - variety.com - Switzerland
variety.com
15.06.2024 / 11:43

Experimental Animation Shines in Annecy Contrechamp Title ‘Journey of Shadows’: ‘I Understand Animation as a Model to Reflect Ourselves’

Holly Jones The minimal and subliminal converge in Swiss artist Yves Netzhammer‘s Annecy Contrechamp title “Journey of Shadows” (“Reise der Schatten”). Netzhammer, who made his feature debut with “Journey,” is well known for his work in sculpture, animation, mixed-media and video, all of which informed his animated project and abstract rendering of the human condition. “I’ve developed many animation works for installations over the last few years.

Watch Sam Smith and Alicia Keys team up for ‘I’m Not The Only One’ duet - www.nme.com - Britain - London - USA
nme.com
15.06.2024 / 11:19

Watch Sam Smith and Alicia Keys team up for ‘I’m Not The Only One’ duet

Sam Smith and Alicia Keys have joined forces for a duet of Smith’s ‘I’m Not The Only One’ – watch it below.Smith was celebrating the 10th anniversary of his debut album ‘In The Lonely Hour’, which went on to make Smith the only artist to sell one million albums in the US and UK.To commemorate the anniversary, Smith hosted a karaoke party at NYC’s gay bar Julius’, with drag queen Lady Bunny serving as the night’s emcee and DJ. Smith also unveiled a surprise duet with Alicia Keys, which they called “a dream come true.”In response, Keys said: “This is amazing.

Annecy: Thailand-China Animation ‘Out of the Nest’ Picked Up by All Rights Entertainment - variety.com - Los Angeles - China - Thailand - city Hong Kong
variety.com
14.06.2024 / 13:53

Annecy: Thailand-China Animation ‘Out of the Nest’ Picked Up by All Rights Entertainment

Patrick Frater Asia Bureau Chief All Rights Entertainment, the Paris, Hong Kong and Los Angeles-based international film agency has picked up international sales duties on animated children and family feature “Out of the Nest.” The film had its world premiere this week at the Annecy International Animation Festival. In the Kingdom of Castilia, days from the coronation of the new Emperor and Empress, their seven royal fledglings are taken and it’s up to one hero to return them safely; a teenage delivery boy, Arthur the Goat. His dreams of becoming a world-class barber are put on hold when he becomes the unwitting guardian of the royal heirs.

‘Memoir of a Snail’ Review: Australian Claymation Master Adam Elliot Reflects On Love, Grief And Human Weakness – Annecy - deadline.com - Australia - France
deadline.com
14.06.2024 / 12:27

‘Memoir of a Snail’ Review: Australian Claymation Master Adam Elliot Reflects On Love, Grief And Human Weakness – Annecy

As a small child, motherless Grace started keeping snails in a jar, writing names on their shells and watching their life cycle — mate, breed, die — with loving fascination. “They were my friends,” she muses in voiceover in Memoir of a Snail, which this week had its premiere at the Annecy International Animation Festival. “I knew they’d never leave me, hurt me — or die.” Moments before, we saw Gracie’s huge ovoid eyes, spill over with tears as the aged Pinkie, her only human companion, breathed her final death rattle. “I’m so alone,” says Grace, not for the first time. “Goddamn life! Such a stupid, stupid puzzle!”

Crunchyroll Exec Talks “Huge” Growth Potential For Global Anime Market As Platform Gears Up For ‘Blue Lock The Movie’ Release – Annecy - deadline.com - France - China - Japan
deadline.com
13.06.2024 / 08:17

Crunchyroll Exec Talks “Huge” Growth Potential For Global Anime Market As Platform Gears Up For ‘Blue Lock The Movie’ Release – Annecy

Crunchyroll Senior Vice President of Global Commerce Mitchel Berger was in ebullient mood as he gave a talk on the growing global reach of anime at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival this week.

Aardman Reveals First Footage Of New ‘Wallace & Gromit’ Smart Gnome Character Norbot – Annecy Netflix Showcase - deadline.com - France - county Bristol - county Wallace
deadline.com
12.06.2024 / 19:01

Aardman Reveals First Footage Of New ‘Wallace & Gromit’ Smart Gnome Character Norbot – Annecy Netflix Showcase

Aardman’s Nick Park and Merlin Crossingham debuted first footage of new Wallace & Gromit character, smart gnome Norbot, during a Next on Netflix showcase at the Annecy International Film Festival on Wednesday.

Annecy MIFA Pitch Projects ‘Hide & Seek,’ ‘Rising Tides’ Find Indian, French Backing (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - France - India
variety.com
12.06.2024 / 07:29

Annecy MIFA Pitch Projects ‘Hide & Seek,’ ‘Rising Tides’ Find Indian, French Backing (EXCLUSIVE)

Naman Ramachandran India‘s Handmade Films has boarded two Indian shorts pitching at Annecy, “Hide & Seek” and “Rising Tides,” as producer. In addition, France’s NoJo Studio Animation will also serve as a producer on “Hide & Seek.” Both films are at the Annecy Animation Festival‘s MIFA Pitch and the Namaste MIFA initiative that focuses on India. “Rising Tides” is directed by Pari Satarkar and produced by India’s Studio Mikudi and Satarkar.

David Nevins to Exit as CEO of Peter Chernin’s North Road Co. (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - New York - Turkey - city Providence
variety.com
11.06.2024 / 20:49

David Nevins to Exit as CEO of Peter Chernin’s North Road Co. (EXCLUSIVE)

Cynthia Littleton Business Editor David Nevins has stepped down as CEO of North Road Co., the media venture launched in 2022 by Peter Chernin with backing from Providence Equity and other private equity partners. Nevins formally joined North Road Co. company last July.

Mediawan Kids & Family Unveils Feature Projects by Louis Clichy, Lino DiSalvo at Annecy (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - France - Los Angeles - USA - Italy
variety.com
11.06.2024 / 12:57

Mediawan Kids & Family Unveils Feature Projects by Louis Clichy, Lino DiSalvo at Annecy (EXCLUSIVE)

Elsa Keslassy International Correspondent Mediawan Kids & Family is unveiling a raft of prestige animated feature projects at the Annecy Film Festival, including “Meow-woof” by Louis Clichy (“Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion”) and “Twisted” by Lino DiSalvo (“Playmobil”). Emmanuel Jacomet, who worked for over a decade alongside Aton Soumache and Dimitri Rassam on high profile IP’s such as “The Little Prince,” “Miraculous Ladybug” and “Playmobil,” took over the film division of Mediawan Kids & Family under a year ago with the ambition to develop a mix of mainstream franchise-based projects and auteur-driven 2D titles.

French Animation Distributor Eurozoom Inks Strategic Alliance with Special Touch Studios, takes Four Titles to Annecy Animation Festival (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - France - Canada - Belgium - Japan - Luxembourg
variety.com
11.06.2024 / 07:29

French Animation Distributor Eurozoom Inks Strategic Alliance with Special Touch Studios, takes Four Titles to Annecy Animation Festival (EXCLUSIVE)

Anna Marie de la Fuente Eurozoom, a leading French distributor for Japanese animation, has forged a strategic partnership with major French animation producer Special Touch Studios, led by founder and CEO Sebastien Onomo. “We both share the same passion for animation and want to tell bold stories with a particular attention to professional diversity,” said Eurozoom’s CEO-Founder Amel Lacombe, who added that they were jointly working on a six-animation feature lineup. Leading the pack is “Melvile,” directed by Romain Renard and Fursy Teyssier.

Portuguese Animation Leading Lights José Miguel Ribeiro, Nuno Beato, David Doutel & Vasco Sá Unveil Projects at Annecy (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - France - Portugal
variety.com
11.06.2024 / 07:29

Portuguese Animation Leading Lights José Miguel Ribeiro, Nuno Beato, David Doutel & Vasco Sá Unveil Projects at Annecy (EXCLUSIVE)

John Hopewell Chief International Correspondent ANNECY, France — José Miguel Ribeiro, Nuno Beato and David Doutel and Vasco Sá, iconic figures in modern-day Portuguese animation, will unveil new projects at this year’s Annecy. They will be joined by newer talents – Vier Nev, behind “A Mind Sang” – João Carrilho, Patrícia Figueiredo and Natália Azevedo Andrade – who together deliver an eloquent snapshot of the burgeoning state of Portuguese animation. Over the last 30 years, Portuguese animation has won ever more prizes for usually 2D short films of dazzling beauty, experimentation and sometimes social point.

‘Agua Dulce,’ ‘Bolla,’ ‘Knightmares’ Head to Annecy Animation Festival’s La Liga Focus (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Spain - USA - Mexico - Argentina - Costa Rica
variety.com
10.06.2024 / 06:39

‘Agua Dulce,’ ‘Bolla,’ ‘Knightmares’ Head to Annecy Animation Festival’s La Liga Focus (EXCLUSIVE)

Anna Marie de la Fuente The Costa Rican tale of a grandfather’s lifetime care for his family, “Agua Dulce,” Mexican eco-themed elf story “Bolla” and teen horror tale “Knightmares” are among the six projects to be pitched June 12 at the Annecy Animation Festival’s Mifa Market. These are presented by La Liga, an umbrella association jointly founded in 2018 by Argentina’s Animation! at Ventana Sur, Spain’s Quirino Awards and Mexico’s Pixelatl fest.

Loco Films Scoops Global Rights to Psychedelic Annecy Competition Player ‘Rock Bottom’ (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Britain - Spain - New York
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 15:35

Loco Films Scoops Global Rights to Psychedelic Annecy Competition Player ‘Rock Bottom’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jamie Lang Paris-based Loco Films has secured global sales rights to “Rock Bottom,” an animated feature exploring the life and music of British artist Robert Wyatt that will world premiere in the main competition at next week’s Annecy Festival. “Rock Bottom” is a trippy portrayal of the romance between Bob, a famous rock musician, and Alif, a talented visual artist, delivered through lush and vibrant rotoscoped 2D animation.

‘The Shallow Tale’ Director on Casting Steve Buscemi as a Serial Killer — Who Is Also a Marriage Counselor — in Tribeca Dark Comedy (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - New York - New York - Turkey
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 14:33

‘The Shallow Tale’ Director on Casting Steve Buscemi as a Serial Killer — Who Is Also a Marriage Counselor — in Tribeca Dark Comedy (EXCLUSIVE)

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Turkish director Tolga Karaçelic, who made a splash in the U.S. with absurdist comedy “Butterflies,” is getting ready to premiere his first English-language film, “The Shallow Tale of a Writer Who Decided to Write About a Serial Killer,” in which the offbeat serial killer in question is played by Steve Buscemi. The New York-set film, which takes Karaçelic’s comic streak in a new direction, will launch on Saturday from the Tribeca Film Festival.

Annecy Player ‘Diplodocus’ Introduces Classic Polish Comics to the Wider World With Debut Trailer: ‘It’s Like a Lost Spielberg Movie’ (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - France - Poland
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 11:25

Annecy Player ‘Diplodocus’ Introduces Classic Polish Comics to the Wider World With Debut Trailer: ‘It’s Like a Lost Spielberg Movie’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Marta Balaga In 1980s Poland, Tadeusz Baranowski’s comic books stood out by a mile, full of color, absurd humor, and odd characters. Now, director Wojtek Wawszczyk is referencing them in his hybrid CG/live-action animated feature Diplodocus, which screens in this year’s Annecy Presents sidebar at the iconic French festival. “That’s how I started to draw – I was copying these comics! I discovered them as a 6-year-old.

CMG Sells Annecy Presents Player ‘Buffalo Kids’ in Key Territories (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Spain - France - New York - California - Ireland
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 11:25

CMG Sells Annecy Presents Player ‘Buffalo Kids’ in Key Territories (EXCLUSIVE)

Jamie Lang Beverly Hills-based Cinema Management Group has closed a first round of distribution deals for the animated kids and family feature “Buffalo Kids,” screening in this year’s Annecy Presents section at the prestigious French festival. Adapted from the short film “Cuerdas” (“Strings”), “Buffalo Kids” is a frontier tale about two recently orphaned Irish siblings. The duo emigrate to America, landing in the urban wilderness of New York City, where their uncle Niall was meant to pick them up.

Chinese Indie Animation Superstar Busifan on His Annecy Competition Player ‘The Storm’ - variety.com - China - county Jones
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 11:25

Chinese Indie Animation Superstar Busifan on His Annecy Competition Player ‘The Storm’

Holly Jones China’s unwitting creative phenom Yang Zhigang, known as Busifan, presents an imaginative, heartwarming and gleefully chaotic animated journey in his latest feature, “The Storm,” selected to screen in main competition at this year’s Annecy Festival. The auteur previously worked in telecommunications and never formally studied filmmaking, yet emerged as a self-taught cult figure on China’s animation circuit via its Flash scene in 2004 with “The Black Bird,” a seven-act episodic that craftily followed a wary warrior and his avian aide.

María Trénor Shares Debut Trailer for Her Annecy Main Competition Player ‘Rock Bottom’ (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Spain - New York - New York
variety.com
07.06.2024 / 07:09

María Trénor Shares Debut Trailer for Her Annecy Main Competition Player ‘Rock Bottom’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jamie Lang Celebrated Spanish filmmaker María Trénor’s debut feature “Rock Bottom” will premiere in the main competition at this year’s Annecy Festival, and she has given Variety exclusive access to the film’s first trailer. Produced by leading Catalan producer Alba Sotorra, the film is inspired by the life and music of U.K. artist Robert Wyatt.

Foreign Office warnings for Turkey, Egypt, Thailand and Mexico as certain travel discouraged - www.dailyrecord.co.uk - Britain - Mexico - Thailand - Egypt - Turkey
dailyrecord.co.uk
06.06.2024 / 10:13

Foreign Office warnings for Turkey, Egypt, Thailand and Mexico as certain travel discouraged

If you've got an upcoming holiday this summer to the likes of Turkey, Egypt, Thailand or Mexico, then there is some important travel advice from the Foreign Office to keep in mind.

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