Anifilm 2018 - the International festival of animated films - Třeboň, Czech Republic; May 1st - 6th 2018, announces that All Competition Categories are Complete!
On February 13th 2018 Inni Karine Melbye, the mother of Norwegian animation, became a glowing star in the Northern Lights when she passed away after a six month illness
Budapest is the perfect setting for the Anilogue International Festival which held its 15th edition from 29 November to 3 December.
The opening night ceremony began in true KLIK fashion with guests being given armfuls of blown up tube balloons. We were told to connect them to the people sitting on either side of us and in the end the theatre became one long chain of balloons with lots of silly balloon hats too.
Animakom, the second edition, is an international animation festival with live screenings and with awards that will take place in Bilbao from 11 to 15 April 2018. The submission deadline is 20 February 2018.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: The VAF Třeboň (May 1 – 3, 2018, Czech Republic) is the leading pitching event for animated film in the Central and Eastern Europe.
ANIMARKT in Lodz, Poland is a 3 pronged event focusing on all things having to do with stop-motion and puppet animation.
Christmas is fast approaching so if you are looking for that perfect gift for the independent animator in your life or you feel like you deserve a treat, than look no further than Ben Mitchell’s new book INDEPENDENT ANIMATION Developing, Producing, and Distributing Your Animated Films.
You only have one week left to submit your film to MONSTRA – Lisbon Animated Film Festival on our website www.monstrafestival.com/submissions. Please send your films to MONSTRA’s International Competition until November 19th 2017.
World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb invites you to submit your films for the 28th edition of the Festival, taking place 4-9 June 2018 in Zagreb.
ODE TO SYROS => Hermoupolis, the capitol city of Syros. From the moment the ferry docked, I fell in love with the island!
Volda, Norway is home to the Volda University College Animation Department and the Volda Animation Festival. The festival is a completely student run undertaking and this year the four festival organizers were women as befits this year’s theme, Women In Animation.
In two days at the StopTrik Festival in Maribor, 5 workshop participants, a photographer, an editorial assistant and I put out a newspaper.
Over these past 10 years of existence the Animator Festival in Poznan has grown in respect internationally so it was a lovely honor to be invited back this year to help celebrate the festival’s 10th anniversary.
China was in the spotlight this year at Annecy 2017, and their presence was very evident with 9 special programs and a film in the Feature Film Competition. Most people in the West know very little about the rich history of Chinese animation so this was a wonderful opportunity to fill this void.
31 January deadline to submit your animated film to the Golden Kuker Festival, 7 - 13 May in Sofia Bulgaria.
AniMafest is a true celebration of the best of independent animation and animators. With 6 short film competitions, 9 feature films in competition, 4 programs of student films, 2 Croatian film screenings and many special programs, every day at AniMafest was very full.