Mission Hill Wins Cartoons On The Bay

In the television competition at Cartoons on the Bay, Warner Bros.'

beleaguered series "Mission Hill" took home the prize for best

over-all animation series. The 4th Cartoons On The Bay International

Festival of Television Animation was held in Positano (Amalfi Coast),

Italy from April 14 - 18. Cartoons on the Bay is the only festival in

the world dedicated to television animation. The festival is an

international event with awards, workshops, lectures and events

centering on the ever-changing world of television animation. At the

event Pulcinella Awards were presented to highlight top achievements

in TV animation. This year's jury was comprised of: John Coates (TV

Cartoons, United Kingdom), President of the jury; Annika Cederborg

(SVT, Sweden); Nelson Shin (Akom Prod., Korea); and Guido Silvestri

Silver (cartoonist, Italy). After viewing all of the 60 programs in

competition, the jury awards the prizes and gives their reasons for

awarding particular projects. The complete list of winners is

available in AWN's

Headline News.