Powerful Greek animation at the Annecy Festival 2022

Powerful Greek animation at the Annecy Festival 2022

Under the slogan “Greece Animated” (and the largest national delegation to date) Greece is represented this year at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival and Market – MIFA (13-18 June). EKOME, as a great supporter of extroversion actions for Greek animation, continues to support the professionals of the sector and promotes Greece as an ideal destination for the production of animation, in the largest and most important market of the global industry.

The Hellenic Pavilion, an initiative of ASIFA HELLAS – Hellenic Animation Association in collaboration with the EKOME, the Greek Film Centre (GFC) and the Hellenic Investment and Trade Promotion Agency (Enterprise Greece), is a unique opportunity to present the most creative face of Greek animation production to the global audience as well as to more than 13,000 accredited professionals in the industry.

In the Hellenic Pavilion and the professional Market of Annecy (MIFA) participate 21 accredited Greek professionals and more than 81 creative enterprises involved in animation in Greece are promoted to a targeted audience, while 37 works are presented, of which 27 are completed and 10 are works in progress. 

During the reception of the national delegation “Greece Animated: Open to co-productions”, that takes place on Thursday, June 16th, 19:00-21:00 at Espace Détente, the new production ecosystem of Greek Animation and the opportunities for co-productions in Greece will be presented.

Panos Kouanis, President and CEO of EKOME hailed the national delegation and stated: “We work closely with the domestic animation community, through our strategic support to ASIFA HELLAS, providing the opportunity to represent our country with a national representation in the MIFA market of Annecy, recognizing in practice its role in the development of international synergies and the promotion of Greek production in animation.”

Find here the updated catalogue for 2022 with the Greek animation professionals published by ASIFA HELLAS with the support of EKOME.

Find here the booklet “Meet the Greex” with the members of the national delegation at Annecy-MIFA 2022.