The results of the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival selections 2012 have finally been revealed.
Five films Autour de Minuit have been selected : our last two productions “The Monster of Nix” of Rosto in national competition and “Chase” by Adrian Lokman in Lab competition, as well as three films from our distribution catalog : “Relaxation“, “Egaro” and “Dream of April 1st“, in national competition.
On this occasion, Arte will broadcast Chase the 03/02/2012 as part of a special Clermont-Ferrand program of Court-Circuit magazine.
Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival, of 27 January to 4 February 2012. More informations here.
Of 13 at 16 September 2011, Around Midnight presented Organopolis (78×2′) at Cartoon Forum, “a UFO mixing real shots, marionettes et images 3D, who gives for the first time, speaking to organs when they are called upon in the schoolyard… or elsewhere”.
Directed by Luis Nieto / Written by Bertrand Santini and Luis Nieto
All is well in the magical village of Nix… until the day when a monster appears devouring everything in its path. Young Willy will have to face him. Only.
The Animation Committee of the Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques has just announced the 10 short films that will compete (with all French-produced animated feature films released in theaters during the year 2011) at César for Best Animated Film 2012.
The Gloaming / Farewell General / The circus / Soft / The String Woman / Once upon a time there was oil / Jean-Francois / Planet Z / The tail of the mouse / Vasco
Members of the Academy will either be able to see them in theaters during screenings organized by the Academy, or discover them in the “Caesar DVD Box” 2012 » that each of the voting members usually receives at the end of the year.
National release on 5 October 2011. You will be able to discover next Wednesday on the big screen “The Maxi Best-Of of French animation!” : logram & Co.
In the program, 60 minutes of short films French who participated in the most major festivals all over the world, including a film produced by Autour de Minuit, Logorama who lends his name to the program presented by Cinema Public Movies and 2 films distributed by Autour de Minuit : Pixels and Rubik.
10 years of short films, 10 years of experience. The magazine BRIEF talk about this “success story” in its September issue, the 99th. The double page of Cecile Giraud “Around midnight a 10 year olds.” looks back at what made d’Autour de Minuit a large production company.
The best is yet to come ! So keep yourself informed on the Autour de Minuit blog !
Allocinated tells us about Babioles from Mathieu Auvray, director of the short film and the series in production which will soon be released on Canal+. A great opening for the new category Website Short Films.
A reminder of the subject ?
The Babioles seek contact, like Wall-E, we discover these little creatures in a landfill (do not see here a metaphor with the Earth…), the editors therefore saw, naturally, a link between Mathieu Auvray and Andrew Stanton.