International Festival of Contemporary Animation Theater impulsive is organized by the Bucharest City Hall via the animation theater Ţăndărică, in cooperation with UNIMA Romania and ASSITEJ Romania, from 19 to 28 November 2018.
impulsive, the most significant animation theater in Romania, brings more than 70 events from China, Chile, Russia, Spain, Great Britain, Italy, Latvia, Japan, South Africa, USA, Denmark, Sweden and Romania to the audience. various styles, combining sophisticated, modern and innovative techniques in visual theater and animation.
The 2018 edition will host an international conference entitled "The Importance of Animation: Fundamental Values in and Outside Children's Theater," an event co-organizer for the first time in the three most prestigious professional associations of the theatrical world: the International Association of Theater Critics (AICT), the International Association of Theater for Children and Youth (ASSITEJ) and the International Union of Puppets (UNIMA).
On November 23 and 24, 2018, experts in the Czech Republic and abroad will be critically debating from the perspective of topical themes of animation theater, a series of presentations and moderate debates by Octavian Saiu, professor, researcher and theater critic.
A rich program with many unusual events, shows for children and adults, conferences, book launching, meeting of creators and theater users, and directed by director of the Păndărica theater Mr. Călin Mocanu:The festival is certainly an opportunity for communication, a platform for cooperation and dialogue. That's what I agreed with my colleagues at the meetings I have I they had. Communication between us, theaters and institutions in the field of animation and visual arts, partnerships linking artistic, cultural energy and exchange of experience in a concrete way: directors and stage designers cooperate, two or more theaters that cooperate on one project. Contemporary art requires international communication and exposure, dialogue, exchange of experience, selection at festivals. "
impulsive is a professional competition festival dedicated to spectators of all ages, where the current trends of visual and animation theater in the Czech Republic and abroad are consolidated and promoted. The festival hosts outstanding world-class celebrities who talk about the latest techniques and animation research and present their own projects as an example. Together with the international sphere, national participation is also consistent with the best productions of currently selected Romanian theaters. The festival is a platform that creates cultural exchanges, communication between artists and specialized institutions, partnerships and opportunities for national, international and intercontinental co-productions.
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