Category Archives: Animata Ricerca

Animata Research is a collection of resources for animation scholars; that is to say, it hosts any kind of scholarly document which could contribute to the knowledge in this field. Articles, reviews, call for papers, conference announcements, sources and documents will be welcome.

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“ANIMATION AND ITALY”: CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS, PART III

The third part of the proceedings of the conference “Animation and Italy” has recently been published in issue no. 179 of the journal “Cabiria – Studi di Cinema”.  Some of the articles (Bendazzi, Bellano, Ricci) are additional contributions on the same topic of the conference.

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The articles (in Italian) are now available for download:

Indice e presentazione

Priscilla MANCINI, L’animazione dipinta. La Corrente Neopittorica del cartoon italiano

Emiliano FASANO, “Da un grande potere, deriva una grande popolarità”. Lo statuto spettatoriale del film d’animazione negli anni della convergenza: il caso Winx Club

Marco PELLITTERI, Il boom degli anime in Italia. 1978-1984: l’eccezionale successo dell’animazione giapponese

Giannalberto BENDAZZI, Emanuele Luzzati: l’uomo, la creazione e la virtù

Marco BELLANO, “Per me, è una bellissima favola”: Il flauto magico di Gianini e Luzzati

Giovanni RICCI, Rispettare la diversità: La gabbanella e il gatto tra Sepulveda e D’Alò

Illustrations

The first part of the proceedings

The second part of the proceedings

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Call for proposals: 28th Annual International Society for Animation Studies Conference

The 28th international SAS – Society for Animation Studies Conference, “The Cosmos of Animation”, will take place from June 26 to 30, 2016, at the the School of Art, Design and Media at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUQKfb_z4rY

The Call for proposals is currently open; the deadline for submissions is December 21, 2015.

More info:

SAS Website

“The Cosmos of Animation” Website

Call for proposals

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“Animation and Italy”: Conference proceedings, Part II

The publication of the proceedings of the “Animation and Italy” conference (Univeristy of Padova, May 29-30, 2014) reaches its second installment.

The downloadable articles you will find below originally appeared in issue #178 of the journal “Cabiria – Studi di Cinema”.

Cabiria 178

The third and last installment of the proceedings will be published in issue #179 of the same journal, and on ANIMATA afterwards.

Indice e editoriale

Cristina FORMENTI, Dal neorealismo al documentario animato scientifico: le animazioni “realiste” di Gibba

Mauro GIORI, Quando l’animazione italiana tentò la via del porno. Intorno a Il nano e la strega di Gibba e Libratti

GIBBA, Come è nato L’ultimo sciuscià

Raffaella SCRIMITORE, Luigi Liberio Pensuti, film d’animazione oltre la propaganda

Marco BELLANO, «Oh… Musica moderna!» Hollywood, satira e “modernismo” nella musica di Giuseppe Piazzi per I fratelli Dinamite

Illustrations – Part 1

Illustrations – Part 2

 

The first part of the proceedings

The third part of the proceedings
(The proceedings are in Italian).

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“Animation and Italy”: conference proceedings, part I

The quarterly cinema journal “Cabiria – Studi di Cinema” (ISSN 2038-5064) has been publishing the proceedings of the conference “Animation and Italy” since issue no. 177 (May-August 2014). The proceedings are still being published (issue no. 178, September-December 2014, has recently been released); their third and last installment will appear in issue no. 179.

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Animata will make all the proceedings (and their illustrations) available as downloadable .pdf files.

In “Cabiria” no. 177:

Table of contents and foreword

Carlo MONTANARO, C’era una volta l’animazione italiana

Giannalberto BENDAZZI, Un’italiana a Parigi: Leontina “Mimma” Indelli

Anna ANTONINI e Chiara TOGNOLOTTI, Burattini animati. Le avventure di Pinocchio nel cinema animato italiano

Denis LOTTI, Sogni di bimbo a passo uno. L’animazione nel film muto italiano di propaganda bellica (1915-1917)

Illustrations – part 1

Illustrations – part 2
The second part of the proceedings

The third part of the proceedings

(The proceedings are in Italian).