Barcelona – Rémi Chayé
’s “Calamity, a Childhood of Martha Jane Cannary,” Anca Damian
’s “The Island
,” Fernando Trueba
and Javier Mariscal
’s “They Shot the Piano Player,” and Enrique Gato
’s “Tad the Lost Explorer and the Curse of the Mummy” are among the sixty-six projects from twenty countries to be pitched at the 22nd Cartoon Movie, Europe’s leading animated movie co-production event. Cartoon Movie will take place in the French port city of Bordeaux, kicking off March 3rd.
Projects will be accessible for buyers and potential partners and will be pitched in different stages of production: 28 in concept, 27 in development, six in production and five sneak previews. The five projects at the sneak preview showcase and the six in production have previously been to Cartoon Movie in preliminary production stages. Twenty-three projects are co-productions.
A family adventure, Rémi Chayé’s (acclaimed “Long Way North
”) sophomore feature depicts the