Polish puppet film wins at Annecy

By FNE Staff

    Peter and the Wolf, a short British-Polish co-production made with puppets, won the audience award at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival (www.annecy.org) in France. The festival concluded on July 16.

    The 29-minute film is produced by the Polish company Se-Ma-For Studio (www.se-ma-for.com/#) and the British company BreakThru Films (http://www.breakthrufilms.co.uk). The budget for Peter and the Wolf is estimated at nearly €3 million.