The Jury of the 9th International animation festival ANIMANIMA 2015 in Cacak, Hefang Wei (China), Stefano Sasso (Italy) and Thomas Renoldner (Austria) has decided to award GOLDEN PEG BAR - Grand Prix of the ANIMANIMA 2015 (accompanied with money prize in the amount of 1.000 EUR) to the film „MIMMA“
by Calvin Antoine Blandin from France.
And the Jury Explanation is: For its strong emotion in telling us the story of a traumatized child with a disquieting atmosphere and an unusual and original graphic design.
The film tells us about a boy who, suffering from his father’s absence, leaves his village and discovers a fantastic world dominated by animal-machines and strange beings. The Boy And The World, a wonderful story, extraordinary animated with many artistic techniques, portraying the issues of the modern world through the eyes of a child.
COMPETITION PROGRAMME 2015
We proudly present the forty great films of the Animanima competition programme!
This year’s Animanimina competition programme will unroll in five screenings, featuring a total of forty films. The films have come all the way from Australia, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Holland, Iran, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland and United States. Among the authors are some of well established names from the global animation scene, such as Konstantin Bronzit, Michaela Pavlatova, Adam Elliot, Andreas Hykade, Piotr Dumala… as well as a number of younger-generation authors, whose blazing talent asserts their authority in festivals around the world.
The films will be competing for the Animanima Grand Prix, the ‘Golden Peg Bar’ and other festival awards. Three hundred fifty minutes of thrilling programme for you to
relish! Vote for your favourite contestant for the Audience Award ! A new experience, a new inspiration – Animanima 2015 !