Animafest career award waiting for Servais

logo-za-animafestivalsRaoul Servais will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award during the next edition of the animation film festival Animafest in Zagreb (Croatia) in June 2016, the festival announced at the end of October 2015.
The award will be handed over on June 6, during the official opening ceremony. There will be a retrospective of Servais’ films and a lecture on his works.
The ‘World Festival of Animated Film Animafest Zagreb’ is considered to be one of the five most important animation film festivals in the world. Until now Animafest’s Lifetime Achievement Award has been given to 16 outstanding animators among whom Norman McLaren, Chuck Jones, Jan Svankmajer, Paul Driessen, Hayao Miyazaki and Michel Ocelot.