25/04/2010 05:00

Corto Maltese - Celts

In this powerful adventure titled “Celts”, Corto Maltese brings us to the year 1915 to Europe torn with war. In city of romance, Venice, Corto is unable to resist the charms and seduction of a dangerous woman, but that doesn’t stop him from his other intentions. When he exposes a spy network he embarks on a new treasure hunt. In a town of Sette Casoni he will organize a huge treasure theft in Montenegro kingdom, posing as a leader of republicans and adventurers who saw in this hunt potential opportunities for great careers… New adventures are in sight!

This year’s Animatrix selection will screen film marathon of five superb films inspired by Corto Maltese character. Along with it, for those who prefer other forms of animations, selector Aleksa Gajić prepared four excellent films by one of the best anima authors – a shocking achievement of director Masaaki Yuasa “Mind Game”; “Genius Party Beyond”, a second part of omnibus by Japanese production house “Studio 4oC”; multiple winner “Paprika” by world renowned director Satoshi Kon and “Steamboy” by famous manga artist, screenwriter and director Katsuhiro Ôtomo.