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Annecy International Animated Film Festival unveils 2018 poster

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The Annecy International Animated Film Festival has unveiled the poster for its 2018 edition that takes place June 11th-16th. The poster is designed by Montreal-based, Quebecois illustrator, poster designer and graphic novelist Pascal Blanchet. Presently directing an animated short with the National Film Board of Canada, Pascal has previously worked for Wes Anderson, Pierre Lapointe, Drawn & Quarterly and The New Yorker.

Anneny Animation Festival 2018 Poster Pascal Blanchet

Anneny Animation Festival 2018 Poster Pascal Blanchet

Creating the Annecy poster is a superb opportunity, even more so as it evokes the classic travel posters and seaside resorts of the 1930s. Everything was in place, with the superb lake, the spectacular mountains and the all-white Imperial Palace. This poster is an immense honour for me.

For more information on this year’s edition of the festival visit annecy.org

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