Pitch Me! Contest 2023

The Winner of the Pitch Me! Contest flies to Cartoon Springboard 

The Pitch me! Contest of Cartoons on the Bay creates new opportunities for young Italian talents that aim to access the...

23 October 2023

COTB 2023

All the awards of the 27th edition

Ari Folman’s Anna Frank wins best animated feature, good ranking for Italy with two awards for Rai Kids The 27th...

5 June 2023

COTB 2023

Lucia Borgonzoni on how Italian animation is in profound evolution and the central role of Rai

In Pescara to attend “Cartoons On The Bay », the undersecretary for Culture Lucia Borgonzoni stressed the...

2 June 2023

COTB 2023

Ari Folman to inaugurate the 27th edition of the Festival

Twenty-seven years of animation, creativity, technological innovation, always looking at the future. The 2023 edition...

1 June 2023

COTB 2023

In Pescara to focus on transmedia storytelling and metaverses

For its 27th edition, COTB presents more than 300 works in competition selected in over 50 countries, Germany as the...

29 May 2023


“Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac” will take place at Cartoons On The Bay 2023

On June 1st, the Italian premiere of the film “I Cavalieri dello Zodiaco” (Saint Seiya: Knights of the...

16 May 2023

Career Award

Filmmaker and producer Peter Lord 2023 ‘Cartoons On The Bay – International Festival of Animation, Transmedia and Meta-Arts’ Lifetime Achievement Award

Pescara, May 31 / June 4, 2023 British film director and producer Peter Lord will receive the Lifetime Achievement...

3 April 2023

Poster 2023

Monica Manganelli creates the 27th edition “Cartoons On The Bay” poster

A tribute to surrealist painting and to theater masks with a reference to the first historical festival logo, Monica...

7 March 2023

Career Award

Film Director Ari Folman celebrated with Career Award at ‘Cartoons On The Bay’

Pescara, May 31 / June 4, 2023 Israeli film director, screenwriter and composer Ari Folman will receive the Pulcinella...

6 March 2023

COTB 2023

Cartoons On The Bay, in Pescara from 31 May to 4 June 2023

Competition entries between 1 February and 31 March “Cartoons On The Bay – International Festival of...

1 February 2023