Annecy fest uploads on Toondra


PARIS -- The International Annecy Animation Film Festival and, the first VOD site devoted to short animated films, are partnering to bring the festival's entries to the Web.

As of Oct. 28, more than 1,000 clips from short films submitted for the festival's official selection will be available for free on Toondra. The film catalog, which will be updated on a regular basis, comes from the festival's Animaquid database. The collaboration marks "an incredible showcase of international animation," festival organizers said in a statement.