On the Road Again
By Michael Angelo Smith
Donald & René are hitting the road again! Next stop: Cartoon Connection, Sitges Film Festival, MIP Jr & MIPCOM!
Cartoon Connection combines a half day of conferences with key players from Europe, Canada and Latin American regions with approximately 1100 one-to-one meetings between animation professionals. Donald and René will be meeting with broadcasters and collaborators for their animation slate as well as potential clients for voiceover services. Cartoon Connection meetings take place from October 1st to October 3rd in the city of Québec.
The Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival is the number one fantasy film festival in the world for the fantasy, horror and thriller genres. The festival takes place in Catalonia, Spain from October 4th to October 14th. Verité will be bringing its three genre projects, the psychological thriller, Let Me Breathe, the multi award-winning horror screenplay, Killer App 2.0, and the suspense horror project, Griever!
MIPJUNIOR and MIPCOM are the sibling events held each autumn in Cannes, France. MIPJunior, the world’s leading kids’ entertainment industry event, takes place from October 13th to October 14th at the JW Marriott. MIPCOM, the biggest global TV industry market and conference will be held at the Palais de Festival from October 15th to October 18th. Donald and René will be attending both events bringing our entire slate of animated series and features, as well as our live-action scripted and unscripted content.
Reach out if you’d like to meet up at any of these events! Please see the links below to read more about each festival.