For 33 years, Rimini hosts Cartoon Club, the International Festival dedicated to animated films, comics and games. This year, the heart of the event will take place July 17 to 23 2016, in Piazzale Federico Fellini.
A week full of events with film screenings, concerts, meetings with authors, filmmakers and publishers, workshops, enriched 20 to 23 July with Riminicomix, the exhibition-market that welcomes publishers, antique comic books and the Cosplay Convention , one of the most anticipated events of the sector at national level, involving thousands of young people who wear the costumes of their heroes in comics, the kind of the big screen, but also of the most popular TV series and this year leaves more room for games in all the various types.
Non ultime, poi, le premiazioni dei diversi concorsi, che grazie a varie giurie internazionali, consegnano riconoscimenti ai migliori corti di animazione prodotti nel mondo a: disegnatori, scuole, autori e fumettisti. Si parte ampliando le aree dedicate al Festival, un villaggio diffuso, in un’area pedonalizzata in piena marina centro tra Piazzale Fellini e il lungomare Tintori, dove si svolgeranno tutti i principali spettacoli: musica, proiezioni e convention, circondata dagli spazi adibiti alla mostra mercato, ai media partner che animeranno l’evento, sino agli eventi proposti in spiaggia.
At the exhibition-market, large specific areas dedicated to children will be supported, with games and food, which will be traditional, American and Japanese. In preview, starting from July 1 until the end of the month, there are a number of side events, in various locations, both in town and in the hinterland: exhibitions, meetings with authors, programs for children and fun for everyone .
100,000 visitors expected, cosplayers 5000, 3500 square meters of exhibition market, 250 animated shorts, over 100 Italian and international guests, 7 awards, 4 exhibitions. Such figures Cartoon Club, the International Festival of Animation Cinema and Comics in programma a Rimini dal 17 al 23 luglio. Arrivato alla 33a edizione, Cartoon Club è l’evento più colorato e animato dell’estate: in un vero e proprio villaggio, nel verde del piazzale intitolato a Federico Fellini, affacciato sulla spiaggia davanti all’onirico Grand Hotel, si danno appuntamento ogni anno migliaia di collezionisti, fan vestiti alla perfezione come i loro beniamini, artisti, appassionati di tutte le età e da tutto il mondo.
The program of the XXXIII edition offers the best of the competition in the international animation film, in a frame of meetings with authors, exhibitions, workshops, debates with critics and artists, musical and theatrical performances. The highlight of the event will be July 17 to 23 with the screening of monographs, TV series, short films and auteur films (over 250 short films animated, from all over Europe, USA and Asia, animated feature films, anime Japanese, diploma films produced by film schools of European animation and a selection from Cartoon d’OrThe European Oscar of animation. There will be a selection of animations “Around the World in 80 courts” in collaboration with Amarcort Film Festival.
There will be over 100 guests in the world of cartoons and comics: authors, illustrators, writers, writers and producers from all over Europe.