Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

From Next Monday (11th June) to Saturday 16th June, is this year’s Annecy Animation Festival in Annecy, France. 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.

As with recent years at the Annecy Animation Festival, there will some Cartoon Network related events which will be mostly held on Thursday 14th June. On Thursday at 9.30am, there will be a session with Pablo Zuccarino, the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cartoon Network Latin America.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:plng-100001501886

Later on Thursday at 10.15am, Cecilia Persson VP, Programming & Content Strategy, Turner EMEA Kids / Acquisitions & Co-Production, International will be speaking at the festival and will be representing the Cartoon Network’s international divisions in terms of programming, acquisitions and co-productions.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:plng-100001501854

During the late afternoon at 4pm on Thursday, there will be a special panel organised by Cartoon Network celebrating woman in the animation industry called “Cartoon Network Celebrate Women in the World of Animation”, speaking at the event will be Eva Lee Wallberg – the creator of The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe, Lauren Sassen – the creative director for Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears, Julia Pott – the creator of Cartoon Network’s newest animated series – Summer Camp Island and Patricia Hidalgo – Chief Content Officer, Turner EMEA & International Kids Strategy.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:plng-100001501506

In the evening at 5.45pm, Turner France and Africa (Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing and Toonami) will be hosting a panel with Julien Borde – Head of Channels, Stéphane Pasquier-Miyazaki – Director of Programming, Ariane Suveg – Senior Manager of Programming and Acquisitions and Aurélie Wack – Acquisitions and Programmes Senior Executive.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:plng-100001501867

As already reported by the blog in March, We Bare Bears, Cartoon Network Studios Europe’s The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe and Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother have been selected for Annecy’s 2018 TV Films In Competition and will be shown at the festival.

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.regularcapital.com/2018/03/cartoon-network-studios-europes-heroic-quest-valiant-prince-ivandoe-selected-annecy-animation-festival-2018-tv-films-competition/

This year’s theme at the Annecy Animation Festival is Brazilian animation and three Cartoon Network Brazil shows will be showcased at the festival (along with the aforementioned Jorel’s Brother series) – Oswaldo, Mônica Toy (Turma da Mônica/Monica’s Gang spin-off) and Historietas Assombradas para Crianças Maleriadas (Haunted Tales for Wicked Kids).

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:plng-100001501968

Also, the creator of Dexter’s Laboratory and Samurai Jack – Genndy Tartakovsky, will also be present at the festival.

https://www.annecy.org/news:a2137

Cartoon Network President and General Manager – Christina Miller was about to deliver a keynote speech at the Annecy Animation Festival called “Cartoon Network: Drawing the Future”, this has now been cancelled due to business reasons.

https://www.annecy.org

Cartoon Network Latin America More Episodes Of Oswaldo Coming In 2019

Cartoon Network Latin America More Episodes Of Oswaldo Coming In 2019

Cartoon Network Latin America More Episodes Of Oswaldo Coming In 2019

The animation studio behind Cartoon Network Latin America’s Oswaldo – Birdo has partnered up with Symbiosys Entertainment in India to co-produce 39 new episodes of Oswaldo, the new episodes have already been pre-sold to Cartoon Network Latin America. The new episodes are expected to be ready for broadcast by April 2019. Oswaldo premiered on Cartoon Network Brazil on 11th October 2017. According to statistics from Brazilian television ratings organisation Ibope, the show became one of Cartoon Network Brazil’s top-five most-watched shows in 2017 for children aged between 4 to 11. The show also airs on free-to-air channel – TV Cultura in Brazil.

The partnership between Birdo and Symbiosys marks the first ever Brazilian/Indian cartoon co-production, production is already underway, with Birdo handling pre and post-production and Symbiosys handling animation. The show’s creator – Pedro Eboli will also be the head writer for the new episodes. The deal was organised by Brenda Wooding, the owner of Los Angeles-based Kid Glove, the show’s international distributor.

Oswaldo, the show’s titular character, is a 12 year old penguin who lives as a human boy, he was discovered by his adoptive parents on a beach in Rio de Janeiro when he was a baby, thousands of miles away from his real home in Antarctica. When Oswaldo started going to school, Oswaldo quickly learns more about the outside world and has lots of fun with his new friends in the boiling heat of Rio.

http://kidscreen.com/2018/02/07/cartoon-network-finds-more-oswaldo/

http://kidglove.tv/

http://www.birdo.com.br/

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/10/oswaldo-now-available-for-international-distribution-in-english/

Cartoon Network At Comic Con Experience São Paulo 2017 Overview

Cartoon Network At Comic Con Experience São Paulo 2017 Overview

Cartoon Network At Comic Con Experience São Paulo 2017 Overview

Last weekend (07/12/2017 – 10/12/2017) was the 2017 Comic Con Experience convention in São Paulo, Brazil and Cartoon Network hosting three panels at the event, one for Irmão do Jorel (Jorel’s Brother) with show creator Juliano Enrico, a special Cartoon Network panel with OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes creator – Ian Jones-Quartey and a panel for Cartoon Network Latin America’s Let’s Play web series – Toontubers. Some convention visitors cosplayed as their favourite cartoon characters, including Jorel’s Brother, Fionna from Adventure Time and Samurai Jack.

Earlier today (12/12/2017), Cartoon Network Brazil hosted a Facebook live stream for a special drawing session with Ian Jones-Quartey and Juliano Enrico, both drawn various cartoon characters including each other’s creations, people watching the stream were able to comment and make suggestions on what they should draw.

While in Brazil, Ian Jones-Quartey met with the creator of Monica’s Gang – Mauricio de Sousa at his studio, Monica’s Gang (Brazilian Portuguese title: Turma da Mônica) airs on Cartoon Network and Boomerang in Brazil (and in the rest of Latin America) and is one of Brazil’s most popular cartoon and comic book series.

Ian Jones-Quartey also met up with the team at Birdo Studio. Birdo produces Cartoon Network Brazil’s latest animated comedy series – Oswaldo.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/12/cartoon-network-at-comic-con-experience-sao-paulo-2017/

http://www.cartoonnetwork.com.br