The short Belgian animated film ‘Bloeistraat 11’ of the filmmaker Nienke Deutz has on the international animatiefilmfestival of Annecy in France with the Crystal du Court short film one of the main prizes poached. A day earlier, got a Deutz all the Prix Festivals Connexion. That made the Flemish Audiovisual Fund (VAF), that the film helped to come about, and Saturday night known.
‘Bloeistraat 11’, a production of producer Lunanime with Need Productions, Windmill Movie and Beast Animation, is about two inseparable best friends. “The obviousness of their togetherness is put to the test in the transition to puberty. While the summer continues, the worry almost unnoticed physical changes in the girls to feel uncomfortable in their friendship”, it sounds in a press release.
The Flemish co-production ‘Funan’ of the French animatiefilmmaker Denis Do won the top prize in the speelfilmcategorie. ‘This magnificent cake!’ of the Belgian animatieduo Mark James Roels and Emma De Swaef finally, out of competition, received the Prix André-Martin. Last week won the film Grand prix at Animafest in Zagreb. The final film is a production of Beast Animations. Lunanime worked on both films.