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The 5th edition of the Bilbao International Animation Community Festival - ANIMAKOM FEST will take place between the 28th of June and the 4th of July 2021.

The 5th edition of the Bilbao International Animation Community Festival - ANIMAKOM FEST, is approaching. The festival will take place between the 28th of June and the 4th of July 2021.

This Saturday, February 20, the call for entries opens to participate in the festival in its different categories: professional short films, short films made by students and animated music videos. The submission deadline will be the 20th of March of 2021.

The submissions will be done via the platform FilmFreeway, in which for each film a submission form will have to be filled and a screener of the film in format HD codec H264  or a download link of the film with an expiration date until June 2021 will have to be uploaded.

The submission form will be completed with a photograph of the director, three images of the film (minimum 300dpi) and a list of the dialogues in English. In this call, only animated short films completed after the 1st of January of 2020 will be taken into consideration.

ANIMAKOM FEST is a festival organized by the Asociación Develop in collaboration with the producers Abrakam Estudio and Media Attack and sponsored by Bilbao’s City Council, Provincial Council of Bizkaia, Basque Government, SGAE Foundation, Laboral Kutxa, Mondragon Unibertsitatea and the Basque Country Film School - ECPV.