First day at Cartoon Movie 2021 Online
This 23rd edition of Cartoon Movie is hosted online, as the sanitary crisis still prevents us from gathering together in real life.
On Wednesday 10 March, Annick MAES, Cartoon’s General Director started the day, followed by our main partners: Harald TRETTENBREIN, Head of MEDIA Unit - Education, Audiovisual & Culture Executive Agency, Magali VALENTE, Head of the Film Department - CNC, Eric CORREIA, Regional Councillor in charge of Creative Economy, Innovation and Cultural Rights - Nouvelle-Aquitaine Region, Stéphane DELPEYRAT, Vice-President of Bordeaux Métropole in charge of Economic Development and Employment, Higher Education and Research, and Jérôme SOURISSEAU, President of the Pôle Image Magelis / President of the Charente Departmental Council.
The online edition attracted more than 878 professionals registered from 44 countries, and 307 buyers, such as Netflix, StudioCanal, Latino, LevelK, Film Constellation, Charades, Child Film, among others.
People are here to discover the latest animation feature projects, find business partners, join new projects and network thanks to a digital platform that allows interactions, and give a nice sense of community.
With 398 films financed for a budget of 2.63 billion EUR, Cartoon Movie has a real impact on the market since its creation in 1999.
Today, the line-up was truly exciting:
For young Adults: “Golem”, “Red Jungle”, “The Island”, “Igi”, “Black Beltza II: Ainhoa”, Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman”, & “Birds don’t look back”, among others.
Adaptations: "Seraphine", "Copperbeak", "Checkered Ninja II", "Cut and Run", "Rosa and the Stone Troll", "Ninn", "Shadows", "Granny Samurai - The Monkey King and I", "Caramel’s Words", or "The Adventure of Fram the Polar Bear".
Female heroes: "Sheba", "Valentina", "Marie-Louise, My Little Princess", "Hanna and the Monsters", "Maryam and Varto", "My Grandfather’s Demons", "The Lost Queen", "War with the Salamanders", "Rosa and the Stone Troll".
Initiatic adventure, coming of age: "Arco", "Tsitili", "Chickenhare and the Hamster of Darkness", "Heart of a Tower", among others.
We thank all our partners and wish you a successful second day at Cartoon Movie!