24/05/2009 06:11

Selection of Animated Films - ANIMATRIX

Within the selection ANIMATRIX, which got its name by the epic creation Matrix by the Wachovski brothers, Cinema City wishes to present to audience the most interesting creations of animated film. Special guest of the festival is legendary American animator Bill Plympton, in whose honour, a mini retrospective of his work called Spotlight - Bill Plympton, will be presented. The programme of this selection will be the opportunity to meet the author in person, to hear his master class for students of film and art, as well as for all admirers of drawing and animation.

Besides Plympton's films, ANIMATRIX selection will present premières of three remarkable animated film creations, and those are The Sky Crawlers by the legendary Japanese author Mamoru Oshii, the masterpiece Afro Samurai 2: Resurrection by Fuminori Kizaki, as well as the truly magical animated saga called The Secrets of Kells (Brendan et le secret de Kells) by a director duo Tomm Moore and Nora Twomey.