A subjective history of animated films

Xavier Kawa-Topor


Xavier Kawa-Topor is an historian. He is also a specialist of animated cinema. He created the biennale Nouvelles Images du Japon at the Forum des Images and the NEF Animation, a national association of research and creation for the animated film. He wrote : Cinéma – au-délà du réel, Le Cinéma d’Animation en 100 films (ed. Capricci, 2016), Michael Dudok de Wit – Le cinéma d’animation sensible (ed. Capricci) et La Tortue Rouge – Michael Dudok de Wit (ed. Canopé).


  • The films submissions for International Competition of the festival's 35th edition are now closed. 

    The list of the selected films will be announced mid October.