Starts: Mar 19, 2009 - Ends: Mar 22, 2009
Submission Deadline: Feb 15, 2009
The 4th Athens ANIMFEST '09 will take place in Athens, Greece from March 19-22, 2009 at TRIANON Filmcenter (Codringtonos 21 & Patision 101 Streets). Acclaimed European artists and new talents from Greece and all over the World will meet again in Athens to present not only their new works but also some of the older ones from the history of animation.
The exploration of the limits between the film genres will continue.
For first time, this year the festival will try to demonstrate on stage the relations between animated design, the moving image, music and words, as well as the human body, with the aid of modern audiovisual electronic media. Conferences and workshops will also be repeated with new thematologies and content, offering knowledge and know-how to interested participants.
The festival gives out the following awards:
--Grand Prix "Athena"
--2nd Place Award
--3rd Place Award
The call for entries is now open.
Deadline: February 15, 2009
Terms Of Submission:
-- No submission fees.
-- All animation productions with duration up to 30', regardless of themes, technics, language, nationality and artist's age, are submissible.
-- Every animation production submitted must have been made after January 1, 2007.
-- The cost of shipping is always paid by the sender.
-- Every animation production must be submitted in dvd pal format.
-- The dvd pal format copy is not returned. It remains in the athens.animfest archives.
-- In case of selection, the artists will be notified within 30 days after shipping.
-- Every submission must be accompanied by a CD which will include the following:
a. A digital photo of the animation production, in 300 dpi resolution, for both the athens.animfest website and the catalogue.
b. A digital photo of the artist of the animation production, in 300 dpi resolution, for the same purposes as above.
c. A synopsis of the film, as above.
d. A short cv of the artist, as above.
European Animation Center
P.O. Box 17113
Download the entry form at www.animationcenter.gr
. For further information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.