This year, ANIDOX and Viborg Animation Festival (VAF) have initiated an award scheme – the ANIDOX:VR Award, which addresses factual and visual storytelling in emerging media/VR.
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.
Cinanima celebrated its 42nd anniversary in 2018 making it one of the oldest and most prestigious animation festivals in the world.
Signe Baumane's Feature WIP 'My Love Affair With Marriage' is coming together and to promote a couple of work-in-progress presentations in May, they made a 2-minute trailer from completed footage of the film.
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.
Anibar the International Animation Festival in Peja Kosovo will have its 10th edition this year July 15-21. Submit your films today!
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.
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.
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.
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.
Those Tricky Women at the Tricky Women Animation Festival in Vienna, Austria have come up with some new tricks this year - in conjunction with Klangforum Wien, an Austrian chamber orchestra, the festival has paired ten women animators with ten female composers to create Happiness Machine.
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.
CALL FOR FILMS - “Real Time Identity”; Call For Papers: “Real Time Identity” @UNDER_the_RADAR_Vienna
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.
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”.
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 to the 3rd Bilbao International Animation Community Festival ANIMAKOM FEST is open until 31st January 2019.
GREEK ANIMATION ROCKS - The Athens Animation Agora symposium brought together an international network of creative professionals in the animation industry.
Anifilm 2019 in Trebon - January 10, 2019 deadline for submissions
Visegrad Animation Forum - January 13, 2019 deadline for Sign-up
There are only 8 days left to reach the 35% required to fund Anibar's restoration campaign! An 8,750 EUR benchmark is required to continue the campaign!