Imaginaria Awards 2017 Official Selection CATEGORY: ANIMATED SHORT FILM Hook by Pietro Elisei, 5’59, 2016, Italia Everything Changes by Paola Luciani, 3’, 2017, Italia Help by Paola luciani, 3’, 2017, Italia Confino by Nico Bonomolo, 11’, 2017, Italia The Ultimate Guide To Inspiration by BLND, 2’46, 2016, Paesi Bassi Au revoir Balthazar by Rafael Sommerhalder,[…]
Teaser by Michele Bernardi
ANIMATED SOUNDSCAPE a masterclass by Andrea Martignoni Voices, noises, music and sounds are the element that make up the soundscape of any existing place. Those responsible for creating a soundtrack for an animated short film have the task of collecting sounds, capturing them from their original sources, removing them from their context and putting them[…]
Hybrid Animation with Igor Imhoff A masterclass where Igor tells us about his artistic and professional career. Possible alternatives to the moving image and visual experimentation. When the concept of animation, often linked to animation film circuits, also moves to other areas: video games, video art and interactive installations. When digital practice blends with craftsmanship and[…]
Regina Pessoa was born in Coimbra, but lived in a village near the city until she was seventeen. Without a TV, she spent her time reading, listening to the older ones telling stories and also painting her grandmother’s house doors and walls using charcoal, encouraged by her uncle. She graduated in painting from University of[…]
Imaginaria 2017 presents the book “Animated Conversations – Interviews with 12 Italian animation film artists” with the presence of the author Maria Pia Santillo. Is there an animation film industry in Italy? Through interviews revealing the exchange with filmmakers, the author Maria Pia Santillo makes us discover a diverse world that combines new technologies and[…]
“Fantasmagoria”, edited by Marsilio and curated by Davide Giurlando, deepens and explores aesthetics, history and techniques of animation film from the point of view of artists, directors and scholars. At Imaginaria 2017 will be presented the book Fantasmagorie – A century (and beyond) of animated cinema in the presence of the author Davide Giurlando. The[…]
Rotoscope Animation _ Workshop on creating animated video clips, conducted by Michele Bernardi, author of shorts, commercials video clips and video clips for contemporary artists such as Le Luci della Centrale Elettrica, Tre Allegri Ragazzi Morti, Punkreas, 24 Grana, Umaan, Prozac, The Zen Circus and others. The professional workshop will be held in the framework[…]
Cartoon D’Or at the 15th Imaginaria festival! Thanks to the collaboration with CARTOON (European Association of Animation Films), it will be possible to attend the screening of the 5 finalists and the winner of the prestigious European prize awarded under the Cartoon D’Or awards.
Submit your animated films! The world festival of animated film – IMAGINARIA invites you to submit your films for the 15th edition of the Festival, taking place 22-26 August 2017 in Conversano (Italy). All short and feature animated films completed after 31 December 2015 are eligible to apply via an online application form on www.imaginariafilmfestival.org. Short films (maximum running time 40[…]
The International Jury composed by Piotr Kardas (Poland), Elif Nursad (Turkey) and Vito Savino (Italy) has selected the following winners of the 14th edition of Imaginaria: FEATURE FILM AWARDS Best Animated Feature Film PSICONAUTAS by Alberto Vázquez e Pedro Rivero dur. 80’, 2015, Spain – V.O.S.I. – (Apulian Premiere) Honorable Mention – feature film SABOGAL by Juan José Lozano e[…]
OFFICIAL PROGRAMME 2016 Imaginaria – Animation Film Festival – 14th edition August, 23-27, 2016 – Conversano BA ITALY (Flyer PDF : http://bit.ly/29VSl4W ) Martedì 23 agosto / August, 23, Tuesday Chiostro di San Benedetto / St. Benedict Cloister h.21.30 Cortometraggi in concorso / Short Film Competition Electrofly by Natalia C. A. Freitas, dur. 2’45, 2015, Germany The Predators of Transylvania[…]
Imaginaria 2016 – Official Selections 14th International Animated Films Competition Conversano 23/27 August 2016 Animated Feature Film Category Murderous Tales by Jan Bubeníček, dur. 80’, 2016, Czech Republic/Slovakia – (Anteprima nazionale) Psiconautas by Alberto Vázquez, Pedro Rivero, dur. 80’, 2015, Spagna – (Anteprima regionale) Sabogal by Juan José Lozano, Sergio Mejia, dur. 106’, 2015 Colombia[…]
ANIMATED FEATURE FILM Best Animated Feature Film GIOVANNI’S ISLAND by Mizuho Nishikubo, (V.O.S.I.), 102’, Japan, 2014 For the undisputed quality of the writing and the art of animation following the best tradition of the Japanese school, for the ability of inspiration from a historical fact until intermingling between the feelings of the various protagonists, the sweet delicacy,[…]
Imaginaria 2015 – Official Selections IMAGINARIA – 13th Edition Conversano, 25-29 August Italy SELEZIONI UFFICIALI – Lungometraggi di animazione – Feature Animated Film LITTLE HOUDINI by Babouche Cedric, (V.O.S.I.), 60’, Francia, 2014 BEYOND BEYOND (Resan till Fjäderkungens Rike) by Esben Toft Jacobsen (V.O.S.I.), 78’, Svezia/Danimarca, 2014 POSSESSED (POS ESO) by SAM, (V.O.S.I.), 82’, Spagna, 2014 GIOVANNI’S ISLAND by Mizuho Nishikubo, (V.O.S.I.), 102’,[…]
IMAGINARIA – 13th Edition International Competition – Official Selections Conversano, 25-29 August Italy OFFICIAL SELECTIONS – Animated Feature Films LITTLE HOUDINI by Babouche Cedric, (V.O.S.I.), 60’, Francia, 2014 BEYOND BEYOND (Resan till Fjäderkungens Rike) by Esben Toft Jacobsen (V.O.S.I.), 78’, Svezia/Danimarca, 2014 POSSESSED (POS ESO) by SAM, (V.O.S.I.), 82’, Spagna, 2014 GIOVANNI’S ISLAND by Mizuho Nishikubo, (V.O.S.I.), 102’, Giappone, 2014 THE SATELLITE GIRL[…]
The jury composed by Alessandro Rak, Emiliano Ponzi, Giuseppe Palumbo has decreed the following winners of the 12th edition of Imaginaria Awards: Best Feature Film Cheatin’ by Bill Plympton, Usa, 2013 (76′, without dialogues) For the visionary ability to tell, without dialogues, a sweeping love story using the traditional technique of animation with an unmistakable, fluid,[…]
MARTEDI 26 AGOSTO Sala Conferenze di San Benedetto h.18.30 – Incontro speciale con Emiliano Ponzi “Professione Illustratore” Cos’è un illustratore? Uno dei più autorevoli esponenti italiani ed internazionali della categoria ci racconta la sua carriera, il suo stile ed il suo universo e come è riuscito a tramutare talento e passione nel suo lavoro. Fra i[…]
The first and only one animated film festival of Apulia region.
Imaginaria is a festival of international level and fits into a groove of deep cultural innovation.
Imaginaria lives in the historical center of Conversano (city of art), in the former Medieval Monastery of St. Benedict, a place of absolute artistic and architectural value.