Cartoon Network Related Announcements At Annecy Animation Festival 2019 Press Conference

Cartoon Network Related Announcements At Annecy Animation Festival 2019 Press Conference

Cartoon Network Related Announcements At Annecy Animation Festival 2019 Press Conference

Today (15th April), CITIA (the organisers of the annual Annecy Animation Festival, held in Annecy, France) held a press conference for Annecy Animation Festival 2019, which will be held between Monday 10th and Saturday 15th June. According to the press conference and various posts on social media, there will be some Cartoon Network and Warner Bros. Animation related events at this year’s festival. The Annecy Animation Festival also has an animation market side-event called MIFA (French: Marché international du film d’animation, English: International Animation Film Market), which will be open between Tuesday 11th and Friday 14th June. The full programme for the festival will be announced next month.

Looney Tunes Cartoons

The animation festival’s opening ceremony will include the world premiere of Looney Tunes Cartoons, the most ambitious Looney Tunes related animation project since the classic shorts between 1930 and 1969. In addition to the opening ceremony screening, there will be a full Screening Event session on Wednesday 12th June at 4pm with Peter Browngardt (Looney Tunes Cartoons Executive Producer), Alex Kirwan (Looney Tunes Cartoons Production Director), Audrey Diehl (Vice President, Series, Warner Bros. Animation) and Sam Register (President, Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Digital Series), the session will be held in the Bonlieu Grande salle at the festival and will include an hour and a half of exclusive content.

TV Films in Competition

An episode each of Cartoon Network’s Apple and Onion (Episode: Fafafel’s Fun Day) and The Powerpuff Girls (Episode: The Spoon) have been selected by the festival to take part in the “TV Films in Competition” category, Adult Swim’s The Shivering Truth (Episode: Chaos Beknownst) and Tigtone (Episode: Tigtone and Those Elemental Kings) have also been selected in the same category.

Apple and Onion: https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20191483
The Powerpuff Girls: https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20190534
The Shivering Truth: https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20193131
Tigtone: https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20193053

https://www.annecy.org/programme:tvc

Scoob! Movie Work In Progress

Warner Bros. Animation will be at this year’s Annecy Animation Festival in a Work In Progress session regarding the development of the upcoming Scooby-Doo! theatrical movie – Scoob!, which will be released in the United States on 15th May 2020. In the new movie, Shaggy, Scooby-Doo, Fred, Daphne, and Velma team up with many other characters from Hanna-Barbera universe to save the world from Dick Dastardly and his evil plans.

https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/scooby-doo-movie-star-will-forte-gina-rodriguez-tracy-morgan-1177354

https://www.annecy.org/

https://www.citia.org/

Shazam In Teen Titans Go! And Classic Cartoon Network Show References In Craig Of The Creek 1st April 2019

Shazam In Teen Titans Go! And Classic Cartoon Network Show References In Craig Of The Creek 1st April 2019

Shazam In Teen Titans Go! And Classic Cartoon Network Show References In Craig Of The Creek 1st April 2019

Shazam In Teen Titans Go!

On April Fools’ Day (1st April), Cartoon Network USA aired two brand new notable episodes – Teen Titans Go!’s “Little Elvis” and Craig of the Creek’s “Kelsey the Elder”. The Teen Titans Go! episode “Little Elvis” features a special guest superhero – Shazam. In the episode, the Teen Titans team up with Shazam (aka Billy Batson) in order to defeat the evil Mr. Mind. The episode aired the same week as the theatrical release of the superhero comedy film featuring the same superhero – Shazam! which was released in the United States and the United Kingdom on 5th April (in some countries, Shazam! was released a few days earlier. Japan is the exception, there it will be released in cinemas on the later date of 19th April).

https://teen-titans-go.fandom.com/wiki/Little_Elvis
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0448115/releaseinfo?ref_=tt_ov_inf

References To Older Cartoon Network Shows In Craig Of The Creek

In the Craig of the Creek episode “Kelsey the Elder” which is themed on the board game – Dungeons and Dragons, one of the creek’s elders – Barry made references to a few Cartoon Network/Hanna-Barbera shows from the past, including Dexter’s Laboratory, Swat Kats, Ed, Edd n’ Eddy, Codename: Kids Next Door, The Pirates of Dark Water and Sym-Bionic Titan.

https://craigofthecreek.fandom.com/wiki/Kelsey_the_Elder
https://www.cartoonnetwork.com/video/craig-of-the-creek/

Boomerang UK Easter 2019 Watch And Win Competition

Boomerang UK Easter 2019 Watch And Win Competition

Boomerang UK Easter 2019 Watch And Win Competition

Boomerang UK is currently running a Watch and Win Competition for Easter 2019, every day on the Boomerang UK TV channel and during shows, an Easter egg will appear in the bottom right corner of the screen, the egg will crack open, revealing one of the many cartoon characters on the channel. After seeing the character hatch from the egg, go to the Boomerang UK Easter 2019 Watch and Win competition page (http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/campaigns/easter-competition-2019) and select the character you’ve seen on screen.

The competition’s main prize winner shall receive:

A OutdoorToys Kids Mini HSE Sports Style 12V Ride On Jeep Battery Operated Electric Car with Parental Remote Control
A Scooby-Doo Snack Attack Plush Toy
A Hanna Barbera: Tom & Jerry Funko POP Vinyl: Tom
A Hanna Barbera: Tom & Jerry Funko POP Vinyl: Jerry
A Looney Tunes Backpack

The five runner-up winners shall receive:

A Looney Tunes Backpack

Competition closes 21st April 2019, entrants under the age of 18 must have parental permission, UK and Ireland residents only. Full terms and conditions can be viewed via the link on the competition’s submission form.

http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/campaigns/easter-competition-2019