MADRID — The second version of the Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards will carry collectively animation trade professionals from 20 territories to the Co-Manufacturing Discussion board, which can happen April 5 & 6 within the island of Tenerife.
The Co-Manufacturing Discussion board, which had its first version in 2018, will assist prepare a collection of B2B conferences geared toward producers, distributors and tv channels from each the Ibero-American area and the remainder of Europe. Throughout the two days of the Discussion board, there shall be round 500 co-production and enterprise conferences that may search to construct bridges between the animation industries of the Ibero-American area, in addition to with the remainder of Europe.
Confirmed attendees embody networks, distributors, manufacturing firms and different market gamers comparable to Gloob, Discovery Children, Cartoon Community, NatGeoKids, RTP, RTVE, SVT Swedish Tv, CLAN Worldwide, PGS, Sola Media, GFM Movies, Indie Gross sales, PlayKids, Cake Leisure, Mattel, Alterego, Imira Leisure, El Reino Infantil, Dandelooo, Maga Animation, Autour de Minuit, Xilam Animation, Barley Movies, Anima, and Ikki Movies, amongst others.
Taking part skilled associations inside Ibero-American territories embody DIBOOS España, Casa da Animaçao Portugal, GEMA Colombia, Gremio de Animadores of Ecuador, Animar Cluster – Cluster Argentino de Animación & VFX, PIXELATL and ACDMX Mexico, Peru Animation, APA – Asociación Productoras de Animación Córdoba (Argentina), ABCA – Associação Brasileira de Cinema de Animação, and the Canary affiliation SAVE, amongst others.
The occasion contains roundtables, lectures and conferences geared toward trade professionals and trainees. This 12 months’s program features a grasp class taught by Deanna Marsigliese, character artwork director at Pixar; talks about potential fashions of alliances and co-productions in Ibero-America; and roundtables about ladies in animation, coaching facilities and professional associations within the area. Additionally, the Quirino white paper protecting Ibero-American Animation shall be offered, and a gathering shall be organized with the rising sector of Tenerife manufacturing and companies firms underneath the banner of “Tenerife Isla Cartoon,” with which the Cabildo and the Tenerife Movie Fee seeks to advertise the island as a spot for the manufacturing of animated movies. New to this 12 months, the 2019 version of the discussion board will embody the participation and sponsorship of ICEX, Spain Export and Funding and Animation from Spain.
Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards
On Saturday, April 6, the Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards shall be handed out in a ceremony to be held on the Santa Cruz de Tenerife Auditorium. Twenty-five works from seven nations of the area will compete for the statuettes for this second version. Productions from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Spain and Portugal will compete for the Quirino Awards within the 9 classes of a variety that displays the worldwide projection of Ibero-American animation and that has a broad illustration of works geared toward younger and grownup audiences.
This 12 months’s occasion may even embody the Quirino Worldwide Congress of Ibero-American Animation, a gathering place designed for debate and reflection about varied animation codecs and platforms and the way they intersect with the world of Schooling, Artwork and Communication.
The awards are named in honor of the creator of the primary animated characteristic movie, the Italian-Argentinian Quirino Cristiani, who in 2917 directed El Apóstol, an Argentinian manufacturing the place 58,000 handmade drawings in 35mm had been used at the side of a number of miniature units representing public buildings and the streets of the town of Buenos Aires.
The Quirino Awards have Cabildo de Tenerife as its major sponsor by the Tenerife Movie Fee, reflecting the decided dedication that’s being made for the animation for years on the island. This dedication can be materialized in concrete actions to assist the booming native trade, help to the primary worldwide markets and the promotion of the model “Tenerife Isla Cartoon,” particular for this sector.
The initiative additionally depend on the sponsorship of ICEX Spain Export and Funding, City Corridor of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Iberia Categorical, HP, Tangram Options, Proexca and Tenerife Espacio de las Artes (TEA); the collaboration of ICAA, AECID, Ibermedia Program, Fundación Cultural Hispano Brasileña, Brazil Embassy, Auditorium of Tenerife, College of La Laguna and RTVE; and the assist of DIBOOS, SAVE, Pixelatl, 3D Wire, Ventana Sur Animation!, La Liga de la Animación Iberoamericana, Tenerife Moda, Annecy Pageant and Polytechnique College of Valencia, in addition to the associations: APA – Asociación de Productoras de Animación of Córdoba Argentina; ANIMAR CLUSTER – Argentinian Cluster of Animation & VFX; ABCA – Associação Brasileira de Cinema de Animação; Animachi Chile; GEMA Colombia – Grupo de Empresarios de Animación; Gremio de Animadores of Ecuador; ACDMX – Asociación de Creativos Digitales of Mexico; Peru Animación and Casa da Animaçao of Portugal.
Supply: The Quirino Awards