Cartoon Network Studios Europe’s The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios Europe's The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios Europe’s The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios Europe’s and Sun Creature Studio’s animated shorts series – The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe has been selected to be screened at Annecy Animation Festival 2018. The episode – “The Prince and the Pretty Poodle” has been selected to take part in the TV films competition. Also in the same category as The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe are Cartoon Network’s eleven-minute series – We Bare Bears and Jorel’s Brother and also Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken.

The animated series follows the adventures of Prince Ivandoe the young prince of the forest, whose father, The Mighty Stag, sends him on a quest to find the magical Golden Feather of the fearsome Eagle King. On his journey, Ivandoe is aided by his loyal squire, a small bird named Bert, together, both Ivandoe and Bert face up against some unusual challenges and encounter strange creatures while traversing through the forest. The series is created by Danish animators Christian Bøving-Andersen and Eva Lee Wallberg – who previously worked on Cartoon Network’s EMEA-produced hit series The Amazing World of Gumball.

In the episode, Ivandoe and Bert are captured and tied up by a forest survivalist who happens to be a pink poodle, both Ivandoe and Bert will need to figure out on how to escape from the pretty but not-so-cute poodle. The episode can be watched with English audio on Cartoon Network UK’s YouTube channel, but it’s geoblocked in other major English speaking countries including the United States, Canada and Australia.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/03/cartoon-network-studios-bare-bears-cartoon-network-latin-americas-jorels-brother-selected-annecy-animation-festival-2018-tv-films-competition/

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20181861

Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios' We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America's Jorel's Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network’s worldwide hit show – We Bare Bears and Cartoon Network Latin America’s and Copa Studio’s Jorel’s Brother (Original Brazilian Portuguese Title: Irmão do Jorel) have been selected to be screened and showcased at Annecy Animation Festival 2018. Both We Bare Bears and Jorel’s Brother will both take part in the TV films competition. The Annecy Animation Festival is considered to be one of the largest and influential animation industry events in the world, the festival is an opportunity for animation studios to promote their work, for broadcasters to buy new shows, for studios to seek new talent or for potential show creators to find inspiration. The festival is also one of the most important events on Cartoon Network’s yearly calendar, the festival is held every year in Annecy, France and this year, it will take place between 11th and 16th June.

The episode of We Bare Bears that will be shown at the festival is the Annie Award winning episode – “Panda’s Art”, in the episode Panda paints a portrait of Charlie for his art class and gives it to Charlie as a gift. But after an art dealer offers to buy the painting, Panda has to get it back from Charlie. The episode of Jorel’s Brother that will be shown at the festival will be “Special Eject” (Original Brazilian Portuguese Title: Eject Especial), in the episode, a giant birthday cake, a puppet and Japanese heroes invade Japan after being ejected from a VCR where they were recorded. Jorel’s brother needs to race against time to save Japan.

Best of luck to We Bare Bears creator – Daniel Chong and to his production team at Cartoon Network Studios and also to Jorel’s Brother creator Juliano Enrico, his team at Copa Studio and Cartoon Network Latin America.

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Also, Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken is also in the “TV Films in Competition” category with their Walking Dead special – “Look Who’s Walking”, the episode is a parody of the hit horror show – The Walking Dead and is a collaboration between Robot Chicken creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich and The Walking Dead creator/executive producer Robert Kirkman and showrunner/executive producer Scott M. Gimple. The Walking Dead’s original cast also voice act their roles in the special.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20180814

Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

During the Wondercon Comic-Con convention in Anaheim, California this weekend (Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th March), there were Warner Bros. Animation show panel events for Unikitty!, Teen Titans Go! and for the upcoming animated series coming soon to Cartoon Network – DC Super Hero Girls.

The first panel was for Unikitty!. Show producers, Ed Skudder and Lynn Wang; art director Andrea Fernandez; animation director Anna Hollingsworth and voice actors Roger Craig Smith (Hawkodile) and Eric Bauza (Master Frown) were all present at the panel. A new episode sneak peek was shown at the panel and there was an opportunity for fans of the show to ask questions. There was an opportunity for fans to get an autograph too.

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Next up was the panel for one of Cartoon Network USA’s most popular shows – Teen Titans Go!, the show’s producers Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic and the voice of Beast Boy – Greg Cipes were at the panel, in front of a packed audience. Also yesterday, Warner Bros. Pictures released the shortened television advert version of the Teen Titans Go! To The Movies trailer, the advert includes some never-before-seen footage featuring the superhero – Green Lantern voiced by rapper – Lil Yachty.

Finally, there was the panel for the new series – DC Super Hero Girls. Attending the panel were: Anais Fairweather (voice of Super Girl), Yancey Labat (DC Super Hero Girls graphic novels illustrator), Monica Kubina (DC Super Hero Girls graphic novels colorist) and Shea Fontana (DC Super Hero Girls writer). A brand new animated series based on the DC franchise is being developed by Lauren Faust (The Powerpuff Girls (original series), Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic) and it will premiere on Cartoon Network USA this year, a special episode based on the franchise – DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High has already aired on Cartoon Network in the U.S. and on Boomerang in the UK, also there’s an animated short web series which is now in its fourth season, all web episodes can be viewed for free on the DC Super Hero Girls YouTube channel.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/05/dc-super-hero-girls-series-premieres-cartoon-network-usa-2018/

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