Irwin's Moxie takes Grand Prix at Ottawa
** Note - read AWN's Ottawa coverage in the Animated Travels blog.
Press Release from the Ottawa International Animation Festival
Ottawa, September 25, 2011 - The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) came to an end with the highly anticipated closing ceremonies which were held this evening at the Canadian Museum of Civilization. OIAF organizers announced the 2011 winners of the official competition during the ceremonies.
This year’s OIAF, which was held from September 21 to 25, was a tremendous success. The festival was packed with special screenings, sold out workshops and high profile networking events such as TAC.
The OIAF is a major international film event that attracts more than 28,000 film buffs, art lovers, producers, and cartoon fans from around the world.
The members of the 2011 International Jury for the Short Program, Student and Commissioned Animation: Mati Kütt (Estonia), Jan Pinkava (Prague/USA), and Aaron Augenblick (USA). The members of the International Jury for the Animated Feature Film Competition: Anne Brotot (France), Biljana Labovic (Serbia/USA), and Claude Cloutier (Montreal).