3Overview Founded in 1953. Profile of an animated film company. produced 600animated films.600documentaries.800 television commercials.600 educational films.14 feature films.
4Zagreb Members Ico Voljevica Vlado Kristl Nikola Kostelac Zlatko BourekAleksandar MarksDusan VukoticBraca NeugebauerNedeljko DragicVladimir JutrisaVjekoslav Kostanjsek
5Zagreb TrademarkEach author from Zagreb worked on their own unique style and had their own view on the art of animation.A long tradition of visual arts that are related to animated film.illustrations.comics.graphic design.caricature.
6Zegreb Filmsthe OSCAR-nominated Satiemania (1978) by Zdenko Gasparovic. The comically violent film is based on the piano music of Eric Satie, it is a satirical portrait of the city-jungle with its excesses, the brothels and bars.Typhus (1963): is a tribute to the dead of WW2. Used powerful black/white images similar to woodcuts, show the eerie world of hallucinations caused by typhoid.The Zagreb films were influenced by the UPA style and Disney’s or Ward Kimball’s more stylized shorts but still an influence of modern European art in their designs.
8Famous Feature Professor Balthazar Created in 1967 by Zlatko Grgic. An amusing professor who solved various imaginative problems.A global success.Other major seriesHound for HireInspector MaskThe Little Flying Bears
9Famous Feature Ersatz (Surogat) By Dusan Vukotic; a story of a tourist on a beach who "inflates" an entire village. A passionate love develops, provoking jealousy, vengeance, and finally tragedy. In the end, a small nail reminds every one of the artificiality of the world that has been created.Oscar Winner for the best animated short film in 19621962 Academy Award1961 First Prize, San Francisco1962 First Prize, Belgrade1962 City of Zagreb Award1962 Special Jury Award, Oberhausen1963 First Prize and Audience Award, Prague1971 Special Merit Award, Philadelphia
10AccomplishmentsZagreb Film received more than 400 awards on festivals all over the world.an Academy Award - Oscar for Ersatz (Surogat)Giannalberto Bendazzi, a highly regarded Italian reviewer for animated films had 8 Zagreb films in his 1999 list of 88 biggest animated films in the history of world animationThe Zagreb School of Animation.trademark for top grade and innovative animated films.
11Zagreb World Festival of Animated Films Stared by Zagreb Film in 1972, and was organizing it until Other companies took over the festival organization, Zagreb Film has stayed involvedZagreb Festival is considered one of the four most significant animated film festivals in the world