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  1. Claude Barras' "My Life as a Courgette" tops Cartoon Movie eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Switzerland's Rita Productions and France's Blue Spirit Productions and Gebeka Films took the European Producer of the Year plaudit for "My Life as a Courgette" at the 2017 edition of Cartoon Movie , which closed Friday, March 10 in Bordeaux, France, according to Variety. The two awards at Europe's top dedicated European movie animation co-meet add to a high-profile kudos collection for the stop-motion dramedy which sets it apart as, in prizes and nominations at least, as the most successful European animated feature of the last 12 months.


  2. Japanese manga visionary Jiro Taniguchi dies aged 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Jiro Taniguchi, a legend in Japan's comic art of manga, died in Tokyo on Saturday at the age of 69, leaving behind an international following for his exquisite line drawing of scenes from everyday life. The artist's French publisher Casterman announced his death on its website, adding that he had been seriously ill, as it expressed its deep condolences to his family.


  3. Japanese manga legend Jiro Taniguchi dies at 69Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2017 | Art Daily

    This file photo taken on January 26, 2015 shows Japanese cartoonist Jiro Taniguchi posing at the Louvre museum in Paris. Japanese manga legend Jiro Taniguchi died at 69 on February 11, 2017.


  4. Jean Pavageau Celebrates an Astounding 50 Years of Invaluable Contributions to His FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... role in the field was as a counselor for youth and education for the Ministry of Youth and Education in Angouleme, France. Two years later, Mr. Pavageau began in his role with the mission for the Ministry of Cooperative in Madagascar, where he still ...


  5. Who, or rather what, is the real football MVP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 |

    ... that would become New York City? Answer: New Angouleme, named for King Francois I, the former Count of Angouleme, France. "New Amsterdam" came about in 1625. No. 3. According to myth, how did ancient Chinese warriors attempt to scare off their ...


  6. Angouleme: The comic capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    Being something of a comic book geek the thought of a trip to the art haven of Angouleme, named the International City of Comics and Image, had me swimming in a sea of Aquaman back issues. But the French city is not simply a hot spot for comic collectors, with its rich history of visual arts, there's far more than first meets the eye.


  7. 'Brilliant' new cartoon Grizzy & the Lemmings is bringing back slapstickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Some of the world's top television channels were battling Monday to acquire a "brilliant" new cartoon series Grizzy & the Lemmings , which has already been proclaimed a classic that will "renew the whole slapstick genre". The show about a lazy brown bear and a band of lemmings who battle for the goodies inside a forest ranger's lodge in the Canadian Rockies got a rapturous reception at its premiere at the MIPJUNIOR market in the French Riviera resort of Cannes.


  8. Some want French royal remains repatriated from SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Beneath a small monastery in Slovenia, six marble sarcophagi flank a crucifix engraved with a French royalist coat-of-arms. The stone crypt " 1,256 kilometers " from Paris holds the remains of the last Bourbon king of France, Charles X, and several members of his family.


  9. Comics and Cartoons take over Columbus for second-annual festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | The Lantern

    ... by the setup of European cartoon festivals - specifically The Angouleme International Comics Festival in Angouleme, France, which is attended by more than 100,000 people every year - CXC aims to take over the entire city of Columbus. For Robb, the ...


  10. Animated Preschool Series Helen's Little School to Launch at MipcomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 |

    HELEN'S LITTLE SCHOOL, an exciting new animated series for preschoolers about a school for toys, in production in Paris and Montreal, will be launched at MIPCOM this fall. Helen is six years old, and her biggest dream is to one day become a schoolteacher.


  11. BFI London takes Souvenir and Le Ciel FlamandRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | Flanders Image

    Peter Monsaert's Le Ciel Flamand and Souvenir , directed by Bavo Defurne, have both been invited to the BFI London Film Festival . The programme also includes a documentary and several shorts from Flanders as well as various co-productions.


  12. Gaumont touches buyers with thought-provoking drama "Heaven Will Wait"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Gaumont has closed a raft of deals on Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar's "Heaven Will Wait" , a thought-provoking French drama set to premiere in Toronto's Contemporary World Cinema, Variety said. "Heaven Will Wait" turns on two girls next door, Sonia and Mlanie, whose lives take unexpected turn after they get indocrinated, leaving their parents in despair but determined to save their children from a destructive path.