Meet the Masters
Wom’Anim : a day dedicated to the women creators of animation films
Cinéma de la Cité, Angoulême, France
12 November 2020

In November Wom@rts partner GrandAngoulême, from the world capital of comics and illustrations organized an event dedicated to women artists in the field of video animation. They broadcasted  animation films, organized meetings, round tables and debates with professionals of the Anim, in order to promote women’s creativity. There were:

  • 15 short films screenings
  • 1 feature film in preview
  • 9 women animation creators participated

More than 400 peaple vistied the event during this day.


9h30 – 11h / 14h – 15h30: school session – “hello world film” with the presence of the director Anne Lise Koeler

16h – 18h30: session of student film selection, from the Art school of Angoulême + presentation of a work in progress of the « Patouille serie » with the 3 young women director.

18h30 – 20h30: session of 100% Angoulême selection + animation women round table with Anca Damian (our new womarts ambassador), Stéphanie Cadoret (WomArts artist), Amélie Harrault (woman animùation film director), Catherine Esteves (woman animation film productor) and Claire Fouquet godmother of honor of Wom’Anim

21h – 22h30: Preview of “The Extraordinary Voyage of Marona” in the presence of Anca Damian

22h30 – 01h00: After Womp’Anim : music,  dance and animation film

Meet the Masters // Wom’Anim : online masterclass :
30 November 2020

De-confine yourself online participant in a panel discussion on “Creative and cinema in a changing world”!

Monday, November 30 from 17h to 18h30, discover a range of creative and inspired their diverse and personal journeys.

Each in their own way, they were able to create, adapt and find their place in a world always in motion.

On the program, 3 Claires and 1 Catherine to discuss a world that is already that of today: – Claire Paoletti, Writer and producer – Chiara Malta, Author-director – Claire Cuinier, art-director / VFX (special effects) – – Catherine Estèves, Producer. Claire Fouquet, ambassador of the WomArts project lead this round table.