Organizers of the 2019 Annecy Worldwide Animation Movie Pageant have introduced the characteristic movies chosen to display out and in of competitors at this 12 months’s 43rd version.
Eight animated options have been chosen to display in competitors, with an extra eight options screening out of competitors. The total record of options in competitors is proven beneath:
Buñuel within the Labyrinth of Turtles
Salvador Simo (Spain, Netherlands)
Following the scandal after the screening of “The Golden Age” in Paris in 1930, Luis Buñuel turns into fully depressed and penniless. A successful lottery ticket will change issues and allow Buñuel to make the movie “Land With out Bread.”
The Bears Well-known Invasion
Lorenzo Mattiotti (France, Italy)
All of it begins with Tonio, the Bear King’s son, who’s kidnapped by hunters within the Sicilian mountains. When the tough winter threatens his folks with famine, King Léonce decides to invade the land the place the lads reside. With the assistance of his military, and a wizard, he succeeds and at last finds Tonio. However he quickly discovers that bears will not be meant to reside within the land of males.
Marona’s Unbelievable Story
Anca Damian (Belgium, France, Romania)
Sufferer of an accident, a small feminine canine remembers her totally different masters that she has unconditionally cherished. Attributable to her unfailing empathy, her life turns into a lesson about love.
Experience Your Wave
Masaaki Yuasa (Japan)
Hinako, a woman who loves browsing, strikes to a seaside city. Throughout a hearth, she is saved by Minato a firefighter. This assembly bears witness to an inconceivable fusion between two beings from opposing components. However, Minato drowns whereas out browsing alone. When everybody else is making an attempt to recover from Minato’s demise, Hinako hangs onto her good friend’s spirit that reappears within the type of water.
Anders Matthesen, Thorbjørn Christoffersen (Denmark)
When Alex will get a Ninja doll from his uncle Stewart after a visit to Thailand, he finds out that the doll is alive and might help him take care of issues he has in school. Alex agrees to return the favor, however quickly Alex realizes that the checkered ninja is possessed and on a mission to get his revenge.
The Relative Worlds
Yuhei Sakuragi (Japan)
Shin is an extraordinary high-school boy dwelling in Tokyo. Someday he meets a boy known as Jin who appears to be like precisely like him, and claims that he comes from one other world. In accordance with Jin, a parallel world exists the place the evil Princess Kotoko reigns. Jin has come to Tokyo to kill her Kotoko double, who occurs to be Shin’s closest good friend, Kotori.
Keiichi Hara (Japan)
Akane is a younger shy woman, missing in self-confidence. The day earlier than her birthday she goes to her Aunt’s vintage store to decide on herself a gift. Instantly a really mysterious man seems from her Aunt’s basement: Hippocrates the Alchemist. He comes from one other world that’s threatened by a severe drought. He believes that Akane is the Goddess of the Inexperienced Wind and that she will save their world.
Kahong Wong and Ji Zhao (China)
A younger girl known as Blanca, who’d misplaced her reminiscence was saved by a snake catcher, Xuan. However, she is much from being out of hazard. They go looking for clues to her identification. Alongside the way in which they encounter one harmful impediment after one other, and steadily develop emotions for each other. Simply as they’re near figuring out who she actually is, catastrophe looms.
Contrechamp – Movies screening out of competitors embody:
Gints Zilbalodis (Latvia)
Kids of the Sea
Ayumu Watanabe (Japan)
Day of the Useless
Carlos Gutiérrez (Mexico)
José Ignacio, Navarro Cox, Jorge Campusano and Santiago O’Ryan (Chile)
Haipeng Solar (China)
Sung-yoon Oh and Chun-baek Lee (South Korea)
Félix Dufour-Laperrière (Canada)
Nicolas Blies, Stéphane Hueber-Blies and Denis Lambert (France, Luxembourg)
Annecy 2019 runs June 10-15; go to the pageant web site for extra data on scheduling and accreditation.
Supply: Annecy Worldwide Animation Movie Pageant
Dan Sarto is Writer and Editor-at-Giant of Animation World Community.