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TAIS Animation Showcase - Call for Submission

Have you made an animated short film in the last 18 months? Want it to screen to a packed house as part of the fantastic TAIS Showcase this June in Toronto? Then submit!

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) is seeking independent animated films completed after June 2009 that are under 15 minutes in length for the TAIS ANIMATION SHOWCASE screening this June 23, 2011 at Innis Town Hall (University of Toronto, 2 Sussex Avenue). All genres, mediums, techniques, themes accepted, both narrative and non-narrative. 

There is no entry fee to submit work. Artist fees paid for all selected films.

Films should be submitted ONLY as QuickTime movie files on DVD/CD or via a download link for the file(s). Please send either a 1280 x 720 Quicktime file or a 720 x 480 Quicktime file using our preferred codecs ProRes or Photo Jpeg with 48kHz sound.

Send your submission to: Toronto Animated Image SocietyTAIS Showcase 201160 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 102Toronto, Ontario M6K 1X9 CANADA

Please include a completed submission form ( downloadable at ), an artist bio and two film stills (tiff or jpg @ 300 dpi – 2 x 3). Submission form, bio, contact info and download links may be emailed to or included in mailed submission package. Please do not send large files via email.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS:Monday, May 16, 2011, 5:00 pm

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Monday, April 11, 2011 - 11:03pm to Monday, May 16, 2011 - 5:00pm
Submission Deadline 
Monday, May 16, 2011 - 10:55pm