Animarket is the first Israeli co-production market for animation in Israel.
The Second Edition of Animarket will take place on October 23rd – October 25th 2018 in Jerusalem. Animarket creates meetings between Israeli animation filmmakers and potential investors, producers and distributors from Europe and North America who are looking for co-productions in Israel. The market will be alongside AniNAtion Festival with the support of Dalia and Eli Hurvitz Foundation and Hapoalim Bank and in cooperation with Rabinovich Foundation.
The submitted projects can be - Animation films for Youth / adults / children that the international market will be interest at – as for the genres, they could be - Features, Short Films, TV Series or Web Series.
There are four tracks at the market:
Pitching – this track includes a lab, where the creators of the selected projects will learn how to improving their submission and work on the pitching, which will take place during the market on November. Then, these projects will be presented publicly and followed by private meetings with the potential investors, producers and distributors.
Close Encounters – this track is a one on one meetings with potential investors, producers and distributors from Europe and North America who are looking for co-productions in Israel.
They receive, in advance, a catalogue of the projects, selected by a committee of international professionals and coordinated by CoPro, and meet with Israeli filmmakers. These meetings create new opportunities for the Israelis for additional funding channels and access to cultural foundations from abroad.
Films in Production – this track provides Israeli animators the opportunity to expose their projects, which are in a progressive production stage, to get more international funding or pre-buy.
Completed Films – in this track, buyers and distributors can watch online (in a secure link) completed films from the last two years.
Animarket is an initiative of CoPro-Documentary and Animation marketing Foundation.
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