FILM FRANCE-CNC at the Annecy Festival 2023

FILM FRANCE-CNC at the Annecy Festival 2023

09 June 2023
Annecy Festival 2023

Come meet with Film France-CNC team at the Annecy International Animation Film Market!

CNC booth at Mifa
Booth n° F33 – ground level, Hall F
Opening hours:
Tuesday June 13 – Thursday June 15: 9.00am – 7.00pm Friday
June 16: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Conference - France 2030: French Studios Set Out to Conquer the World

5.15pm - 6.15pm
Location: Impérial Palace, Salon Verdi CNC
In French / English

The French Minister of Culture has announced the 12 animation studios and 16 digital training organizations that have won the "Grande fabrique de l'image" call for projects under the France 2030 plan. They benefit from exceptional support aimed at increasing their production capacity, investing in innovation and committing to an ambitious trajectory of decarbonization and inclusion.

Speakers :

  • Jacques Bled, President (Illumination studio Paris), member of the "La Grande Fabrique de l'image" commission
  • Jim Capobianco, director of The Inventor (Foliascope), Oscar-nominated for Ratatouille
  • Corinne Kouper, producer (Teamto) and initiator of the ECAS (Ecole Cartoucherie Animation Solidaire) project
  • Hanna Mouchez, producer (Miam! Animation)
  • Marc du Pontavice, President (Xilam Animation)

Moderator: Benjamin Croll, journalist, Variety


Projects that benefitted from the TRIP

Discover the projects that benefitted from the Tax Rebate for international Production presented during the festival!

The Inventor
Official Competition
French studio: Foliascope
Producer: Leo & King // USA, Ireland
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem
Screening Event
French studio: Mikros Animation
Producers: Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon Animation Studio // USA
Minions : The Rise of Gru
Open-air screening
French studio: Illumination studio Paris
Producer : Illumination Entertainment // USA
Star Wars: Visions – The Spy Dancer
Screening Event
French studio: La Cachette
Producer: Lucasfilm // USA
Ozi, Voice of the Forest
Screening Event + Demo Session
French studio : Mikros Animation
Producer : GCI Film, Appian Way, Mike Medavoy Productions // United Kingdom
Screening event
French studio : Illumination studio Paris
Producer : Illumination Entertainment // USA
Blue Eye Samurai
Screening Event See What’s Next @Netflix
French studio: Blue Spirit
Producer: Netflix Animation // USA
Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Remix
Work in progress
French studios: Ubisoft motion pictures rabbids & Bobbypills
Producer: Netflix // USA

Film France-CNC, the one-stop shop for producing in France

Film France-CNC, the French film commission, department of the CNC (the French National Centre of Cinema), welcomes foreign projects that come to France to make animation works, notably through the TRIP (Tax Rebate for International Production). Film France is also the gateway to find the right animation studio and talents in France.


Contact us to discuss your project!

Daphné Lora
Head of Film France | +33 6 20 79 37 49
June 12-15

Carl Thierry
Tax Rebate Manager
June 12-15

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