The twenty second version of Countryside Animafest Cyprus 2023 has shared this yr’s poster, “Views of the World,” designed by Academy Award-winning animator Michael Dudok de Wit (The Purple Turtle, The Monk and the Fish, Father and Daughter). The pageant returns to the attractive village of Salamiou August 9-12.
In regards to the poster, Michael Dudok de Wit shared, “I used to be watching the beautiful brief 2021 documentary concerning the pageant, and once I briefly noticed a panorama close to Salamiou with bushes resembling olive bushes, my creativeness got here up with this timeless, romantic picture of a younger lady, sitting calmly in nature along with her consideration in the direction of the gap, in the direction of the sunshine.”
Animafest Cyprus is among the longest-running movie festivals in Cyprus. It’s credited with selling appreciation of animation in Cyprus and reputed for its high quality programming, numerous viewers, and lively presence within the cultural scene all year long.
The pageant options worldwide and nationwide competitors movie applications, parallel screenings, tributes, exhibitions, and masterclasses by worldwide visitors. As well as, it hosts a collection of the world’s newest productions, specializing in impartial, non-commercial movies.
This yr’s official picks can be introduced on July 3.
Supply: Countryside Animafest Cyprus 2023
Debbie Diamond Sarto is information editor at Animation World Community.