Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, Buzz Lightyear, Le Petit Nicolas… The Annecy 2022 program

The Annecy International Animation Film Festival goes all out!

After a 2021 edition still marked by the Covid, the Annecy International Animation Film Festival returns with a very, very big program. This 46th edition will be marked by many preview screenings, such as Minions 2: Once Upon a Time Gru (the opening movie), Buzz Lightning (the new Pixar on the “real” film that inspired the character of Toy Story), The Sea Monster (Netflix feature film by Chris Williams, director of Volt, star in spite of himself and The New Heroes),The Pharaoh, the Savage and the Princess (by Michel Ocelot, who will also receive a Crystal of Honor for his career), the adaptation of Little Nicholas (Le Petit Nicolas: What are we waiting for to be happy?presented in Work in progress in 2021 and in competition this year)…

We will also discover the first images of the highly anticipated Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part One) in the presence of its directors (Sony); those of Puss in Boots 2: The Last Quest (DreamWorks); of the intriguing Strange World (Walt Disney Animation, directed by Don Hall); Ernest and Celestine, the trip to Charabie; Most Valuable Commodity by Michel Hazanavicius… And even a delirious VR experience byWallace & Gromit ! Director Joe Dante will come to defend the animated series Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwaiset in Shanghai in the 1920s.

In short, a pharaonic quantity of events await festival-goers, with films ranging from the most cutting-edge to the widest audience.

Find all of the feature films in competitionfrom event sessionslong in Contrechamp competition and Work in progress. The whole day-to-day program is on the Annecy site. First will obviously cover the festival again this year. Stay tuned !

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