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Jamie Stone awarded in France

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Despite technical issues during the screening, the  french audience of “Utopiales” has massively voted for Orbit Ever After.  By Julie Boénec Read more about Jamie Stone and Orbit Ever After : https://insideencounters2013.wordpress.com/2013/09/20/meet-the-director-jamie-stone/ https://insideencounters2013.wordpress.com/2013/09/18/up-close-with-filmmaker-jamie-stone/

Fun facts and small things

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Of course figures are important: this year, Encounters proudly counts 2400 shorts and 460 animations submissions. Beyond this “maths”, a festival also lives for and because of the curious audience, the bold impulse… Continue reading

“I will always talk about women”

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Film focus and interview-exchange with Marie-Elsa Sgualdo. Marie-Elsa Sgualdo presented her four short film at Watershed: Vas-y je t’aime, Bam Tchak (2010), On the beach (2012), Man kann nicht Alles auf einmal tun,… Continue reading

INT 6: High fidelity

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Today, standing in a line, waiting for a screening, I started looking around, and people were all frantically typing on their smart phones. Typical. INT6, aka High Fidelity dissects a world where virtually… Continue reading

Shelley Page’s treasures

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‘Shelley Page’s eye candy’ is a selection of the latest animations, which are still undisclosed because they’ve recently been finished by students from the most prestigious schools, or creative production studios. Shelley Page… Continue reading