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10 October 2008, 07:16 AM
Croatian based team Lemonade3d with the KENGES production house has
created the short animated movie "She who measures (" which along the ANNECY FIPRESCI
award has claimed another nice one..
at the international festival of animation BALKANIMA, the movie won the
GRAND PRIX award and the “Nassos Vakalis” prize for the best Eastern European animator.

Nassos Vakalis is an EMMY award winning animator from Greece.
He is currently working for the feature animation development unit of DreamWorks Animation ( Studios.

The prize covers the artist’s full accommodations to the next Animfest in Athens Greece, including presentation of his work and participation to the ANIMFEST jury committee.
This year’s winner is Veljko Popović from Croatia for his film:
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the animated short has been accepted to over 40 festivals world wide:


Veljko Popovic, lemoande3d 2008


Days of Croatian Film, Zagreb (25/3-30/3/2008)
Nemo Festival, Paris (10/4-20/4/2008)
Animafest - World Festival of Animated Film, Zagreb (31/5-5/6/2008)
International Animated Film Festival, Annecy (9/6-14/6/2008)
Kratkofil, Banja Luka (11/6-15/6/2008)
Tabor Film Festival, Desinic (11/7-19/7/2008)
Expresion en Corto, San Miguel de Allende / Guantajuato, Mexico (18/7-27/7/2008)
European Film Festival Palic, Subotica (19/7-25/7/2008)
Pula Film Festival (19/7-26/7/2008)
Motovun Film Festival (28/7-1/8/2008)
Countryside Documentary and Animated Film Festival, Cyprus (30/7-3/8/2008)
International Short and Animated Film Festival Open Cinema, Saint Petersburg (8/8-17/8/2008)
Sarajevo Film Festival (15/8-23/8/2008)
Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival (21/8-29/8/2008)
Concorto Film Festival, Italy (27/8-31/8/2008)
Circuito Off Venice International Short Film Festival (30/8-5/9/2008)
Silhouette Short Film Festival, Paris (31/8-7/9/2008)
Animanima, Cacak, Serbia (10/9-13/9/2008)
Atlantic Film Festival, Halifax, Canada (11/9-20/9/2008)
Festival International de Bande Dessinée, Lausanne (12/9-14/9/2008)
Split Film Festival (13/9-20/9/2008)
KROK International Animated Film Festival (21/9-30/9/2008)
SITGES International Film Festival of Catalonia (2/10-12/10/2008)
Anim'est International animation film festival, Bucharest (3/10-12/10/2008)
IMAGO International Young Film And Video Festival, Fundao (4/10-12/10/2008)
Balkanima, Beograd (7/10-11/10/2008)
Wiesbaden International Weekend of Animation (15/10-19/10/2008)
Festival Court Métrange, Rennes (20/10-25/10/2008)
Fredrikstad Animation Festival, Norway (22/10-26/10/2008)
Filmini International Short Film Festival, Sofia (22/10-26/10/2008)
Tindirindis, Vilnius (23/10-26/10/2008)
DOK Leipzig - International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (27/10-2/11/2008)
Etrange Festival Strasbourg (29/10-2/11/2008)
ANIMACOR - International Animation Festival of Córdoba (3/11-8/11/2008)
Les Nuits Magique, Bordeaux (3/11-14/12/2008)
International Short Film Festival Interfilm Berlin (4/11-9/11/2008)
Leeds International Film Festival, UK (4/11-16/11/2008)
PISAF - Puchon International Student Animation Festival, Korea (7/11-11/11/2008)
Amiens International Film Festival, France (7/11-16/11/2008)
Bolzano Shot Film Festival, Italy (12/11-15/11/2008)
Séquence International Short-film Festival, Toulouse (14/11-30/11/2008)
Animated Dreams, Tallin (19/11-23/11/2008)
International Environmental Film Festival, Paris (19/11-25/11/2008)
Lille International Short Film Festival, France (22/11-30/11/2008)


Best First Film Award (Days of Croatian Film 2008)
Best Music Award (Days of Croatian Film 2008)
Special Mention (Animafest - World Festival of Animated Film, Zagreb 2008)
FIPRESCI Award (International Animated Film Festival, Annecy 2008)
Best Animated Film Award (Kratkofil, Banja Luka 2008)
Award for the best film in national competition (Tabor Film Festival 2008)
Grand Prix (Balkanima 2008)
Nassos Vakalis Award – presented by European Animation Center (Balkanima 2008)

10 October 2008, 09:19 AM
excellent work.. congrats to you mate


10 October 2008, 09:07 AM
thank you!

love your lw stuff:)

10 October 2008, 09:27 AM
I saw this earlier, very good and fresh animation. Congrats on winning the award(s)!

10 October 2008, 10:00 PM
Fantastic, contratulations indeed!

10 October 2008, 11:25 PM
thank you,

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