Cartoon Stars 1914-2016: 102 years of cartoons on display
San Marino will devote the month of December to a series of events that in the frame of the “Christmas of Wonders” will host performances, entertainment, music and cultural shows. A special attention is given to the fantasy theme within the event dedicated to the winter Christmas “FestAniMusic – Cartoons & Music in San Marino”, an occasion to celebrate the blend of music and animation.
Within the show “FestAniMusic” there will be projections and debates on the history of animation and cartoons. Among the many events planned for 13 weekends until February 21 2016, there is also one of the most extensive exhibitions of the century on this theme, “Cartoon Stars 1914-2016 – The Show of the Century of Animated Films”, an exhibition that runs through 102-year history of cartoons, with unique pieces that belonged to the famous cartoons of Tom & Jerry, The Simpsons, Mickey Mouse and many others. In the exhibition will be on display sketches of historical films with Mickey Mouse and other masterpieces by other authors like Cavandoli, Lantz, Jones, designers of cartoons, gathered together in a spectacular show which will be located at the ex Modern Art gallery located in Cantone Borghesi in San Marino, until 21 February next year.
FestAniMusic and, within it, the exhibition devoted to cartoons “Cartoon Stars 1914-2016” is an opportunity to bring together families, adults and children, as part of the passion for fantasy, to discover how the most famous cartoons were born , to play, to invent, but also to follow the music masterpieces of Antoniano choir, to celebrate the birthday of Toy Story and the half-century of the film West and Soda, from the most beautiful vintage cartoons to the latest Animated Songs Zecchino d’Oro, FestAniMusic promises to fulfill the winter weekends of San Marino with a fanciful Christmas atmosphere.