A panel of special guests explore how animation grew to be such a dynamic sector in France.
French animation is known world-wide for its creativity and professional talent. It ranks third in the world production of films, and some of its schools rank among the best.
The panel will discuss the history of animation and its recent successes, French animation schools, and the production system. Learn how French co-productions and collaborations around the globe make for engaging and beautiful films that delight young audiences and adults alike.
- Michael Dudok de Wit, director of The Red Turtle
- Christophe Jankovic, co-founder of Studio Prima Linea and producer of The Red Turtle
- Chance Huskey, Head of Theatrical Distribution at Gkids;
- Kristof Serrand, Head of Character Animation at DreamWorks Animation