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Call for Bulgarian Projects - deadline 30 September 2023

Sofia Animation Lab announces a CALL FOR BULGARIAN PROJECTS for its pitching workshop

Here is a project for Bulgarian animators that I can heartily recommend.

Sofia Animation Lab in partnership with Annecy International Animated Film Festival and CEE animation announces CALL FOR PROJECTS for the second edition of the Annecy-Bulgaria Animation Pitching Workshop 2023.

The submission deadline is 30 September 2023.

Submit your project here:

The professional training is part of the Sofia Animation Lab 2023 programme, funded by the National Culture Fund, Bulgaria.

The second edition of the Annecy - Bulgaria Animation Pitching Workshop is open for projects from Bulgaria only. Any animation creator/animator/director can submit a project, either as a personal/individual proposal or with an associate producer from Bulgaria. Only fully submitted applications sent by 30 September 2023 will be considered.

As a result of the submitted applications, 6 animation projects, selected by international experts from the Annecy International Animation Film Festival and CEE Animation, will have the opportunity to participate in a 5-day professional training. César awarded French producer Olivier Catherin will come to Sofia from 30 October to 3 November 2023 to work with the authors of the 6 selected projects. The training is free of charge, the working language is English and it will be hosted at Sofia Lab, “Serdika” 1 str., floor 3, Sofia.

The results of the selection of 6 projects will be announced on 15 October 2023.

After the training, each project will be pitched in front of a professional audience, and the best ones will receive awards: 1st Award - free participation at Annecy Festival/MIFA market 2024 and 2nd Award - free participation at CEE Animation Forum 2024.

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply!

Detailed information regarding the submission of documents and application conditions can be found here: All submitted documents should be in English. More information is available at: FB Compote Collective /