Interview of Franck Dion, director of "The Head Vanishes"  -- news

2016, june 13


As the Annecy festival just openned, and as Franck Dion's new film, The Head Vanishes, is part of the short film competition, the Skwigly english site presents an interview in english of the director.

The page of the interview

"In Deep Waters" awarded in Brooklyn and in Paris! -- awards

2016, june 13

In Deep Waters wins the "Spirit Award For An Animation Short Film" in the Brooklyn Film Festival and the jury's special mention in the BD6Né festival of Paris !

"In Deep Water" in the Cafés Croissants Rendez-vous in Annecy en 2015 -- making of

10 juin 2016


Zewebanim has justed posted an interview, albeit in french without subtitles, of the team behind In Deep Waters made in june 2015, as part of the AAA association Cafés-Croissants rendez-vous during the Annecy festival.

Many topics are covered, financial researches as well as different production aspects.

You can watch this interview on the following (french) page from Alexis's blog :

Interview webpage on

Papy3D on telly for Annecy!  -- screenings

2016, june 4

Our two new films, Child Dream by Christophe Gérard and The Head Vanishes by Franck Dion are soon going to be broadcasted on french televisions.

Here are the dates :

  • Child Dream : sunday june 12th on France 2 as part of the Histoires courtes (Short stories) program
  • The Head Vanishes : friday june 17th on Arte as part of the Courts-Circuits (Short circuits) program
  • In Deep Waters : tuesday june 14th on France 3 at 00:35.

That's a good opportunity to discover our new films if you'll not be able to watch them soon in festivals or in cinemas!


Papy3D is a production company founded by a fellowship of animation film directors. As they all had experience in directing animation films, they wanted to create a production company which would allow them to have a better control over their work.