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CALL FOR ENTRIES - KLIKxHAFF 9 - 17 November 2019 Amsterdam

KLIKxHAFF are still looking for talented filmmakers from around the world that want to see their animated short, series, game or VR project in the spotlights at our new festival. All selected projects compete for one of our great awards. 

Seminars/Workshops Blogs

MOVE SUMMIT 20, 21, and 22 February 2019 in Edinburgh, Scotland

Scotland is not the first place that comes to mind when you think of animation, but the country is working hard to change that.  The MOVE Summit is a big step in that direction.

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Take Part in the 17th International Animation Film Festival Tindirindis 2019!

The 17th International Animation Film Festival Tindirindis 2019, which will be held from November  28 - December 1 in Vilnius, Lithuania, is now open for submissions.

Events Blogs

Cartoon Springboard 2019 - pitching event for young talents in Valencia, Spain

CARTOON SPRINGBOARD gives young European animators who have graduated from school within the last 5 years an opportunity to test out their new animation project on a team of animation experts and receive valuable feedback.

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Call for Entries for the 10th Edition of the Festival of Anibar Closes April 30

Anibar the International Animation Festival in Peja Kosovo will have its 10th edition this year July 15-21. Submit your films today!

People Blogs

THEE WRECKERS SEND OFF ONE OF THEIR OWN IN STYLE

On 7 March 2019 noted Dutch filmmaker, artist, and musician Rosto left this planet much too soon at the age of 50.  On 8 April, the three remaining members of Thee Wreckers Band, Wrecker Folley, Wrecker Wally, and Wrecker Rooney, gathered at the Eye Film Institute in Amsterdam along with Rosto’s many friends and admirers to celebrate his life and work which were intertwined.

Festivals Blogs

Animafest Zagreb to Collaborate with the Cineuropa Training Programme GoCritic!

The World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb (June 3-8, 2019) will collaborate with the Cineuropa Training Programme GoCritic! with a workshop dedicated to emerging film journalists and critics.

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CALL FOR ANIMATION: Tofuzi Animation Festival of Animated Films in Batumi, Georgia

Running October 21-26, 2019, the Tofuzi Animation Festival in Batumi, Georgia is the opportunity to see films and relax on the Black Sea coast.

Festivals Blogs

The Place to Be to See Nordic/Baltic Animation: 2018 Fredrikstad Animation Festival

Held October 25-28, 2018, the Fredrikstad Animation Festival is the only opportunity to see a wide variety of Nordic/Baltic animation that does not often get shown at other festivals, meet the people that create it, and learn about what is new in the region’s animation community.

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A Feast for the Eyes and the Stomach: 2018 Thessaloniki Animation Festival

The 4th Thessaloniki Animation Festival ran October 18-21, 2018 in a beautiful Greek city full of ancient architecture and delicious food, making it the perfect place for an animation festival. 

pitching forums Blogs

ANIMARKT STOP MOTION FORUM: 8 through 13 October 2018 - Lodz, Poland

Animarkt is a 6-day event designed as a forum for people involved in all branches of stop motion to meet and exchange ideas.  The Forum is divided into 3 different segments:  Animarkt Presentations, Workshops, and the Pitching Session, which is what I am involved in as the Pitching Coach.

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KROK CELEBRATES A SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY - 30 September – 8 October 2018 Volga River, Russia

KROK is a special festival for me and this year it was extra special because it was its 25th Anniversary.  Such an auspicious occasion brought together many old friends and a flood of memories of KROK’s past.  It was time to remember friends, who in the words of Yuri Norshteyn, Honorary President of KROK, ”. . . have already crossed the great river, looking at us from the other side”.

Festivals Blogs

24th Encounters Festival: September 25-30, 2018 – Bristol, England

Being both a live action and an animated short film festival, the Encounters Festival schedule was packed with film programs of every description.

call for entries Blogs

Call for Entries to the 3rd Bilbao International Animation Community Festival ANIMAKOM FEST

Call for Entries to the 3rd Bilbao International Animation Community Festival ANIMAKOM FEST is open until 31st January 2019.

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