Here's the release of the trailer for the 16th Puchon International Student Animation Festival. A very big Thanks to the Chung-Ang University 3d Animation Lab (http://www.3danimationlab.com/) who managed to create the wonderful animated trailer. The festival starts on 22nd October, just under one month away. The five days of the festival will be held at the Korea Manwha Contents Agency and Bucheon City Hall. As well as being able to watch great animated films from around the world, there are lots of fun activities, exhibitions and workshops for kids and families, students.
In 1999 PISAF embarked on its journey as an animation festival specialized for the studentcompetition in Korea. Since its establishment, PISAF has grown as the leading animation festival in Asia. PISAF has played a major role in creating a network of many international animation festival associations such as Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Zagreb Film Festival. Furthermore, PISAF has committed itself to collaborating with Asian animation organizations to strengthen their influences worldwide.
PISAF showcasesthe world's best animation films that year as well as 'AniFair' and 'Asia Animation Forum'. AniFair is the integrated educational programs for future talents. 'Asia Animation Forum' is the academic events for experts and scholars in animation related fields to discuss the future and current position of animation industries.
The international student competition, the central program of festivalis designed to discover young and promising new talents in animation and to showcase their creative work. Over 1,200 pieces from around the world are submitted every year.A jury consisted with eminent professionals will carefully choose and bestow official awards upon 15 animation films from a shortlist of 86 pieces. Also, to carter for audiences' diversified tastes, PISAF 2014 offers a wide selection of both artistic and intriguing animations, including award winning, world or Asian premieres.
PISAF 2014 welcomes everyone of all ages to experience a variety of exciting events.The 16th Puchon International Student Animation Festival is held at Korea Manwha Contents Agency and Bucheon City Hall from Oct. 22nd to Oct. 26th. Come join PISAF 2014 and share fantastic moments in ananimation utopia.