The first Trickstar Business Award goes to the Polish project “The Shadows”

This year’s APD drew to a glamorous conclusion at Friday night’s presentation of the Trickstar Business Award. This new, 7,500 Euro award recognises national or international innovative and groundbreaking business models for projects or companies in the animation industry and went this year to the Polish project “The Shadows” by Hugh Welchman (BreakThru Films). The Trickstar Business Award is the world’s first animation prize to have an explicit business focus. It is presented by ITFS and endowed by Region Stuttgart.