Despite the recent knife attack in Annecy, France, the 47th edition of the Annecy International Film Festival began on Sunday evening with a positive and uplifting message. The festival, which celebrates the art of animation, continued despite the attack that took place just three days prior. The festival’s opening included messages of love and peace as well as a strong message of resilience. The festival, which began in 1960, has grown to become one of the most respected animation festivals in the world and continues to bring together animators, filmmakers, and enthusiasts alike.
Today: December 10, 2023