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Holland Animation Film Festival Issues 2016 Call for Entries

The deadline for submissions to HAFF 2016 is Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

The Holland Animation Film Festival has issued a call for entries for the 2016 edition of the festival.

Celebrating its 31st anniversary in 2016, HAFF is the largest animation film festival of the Netherlands highlighting films from art-house and commercial to cartoons and 3D. The deadline for entries is Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

Submissions are now being accepted for the following competitions:

  • Feature Competition -- The international competition for feature-length animation films.
  • Short Film Competition -- In the categories narrative and non-narrative.
  • Student Film Competition -- Open for all films produced at art and film academies, or comparable studies.
  • Dutch Animation Competition (jury awards, audience award) -- Open only for Dutch productions: shorts, student films, TV films and commissioned films (shorts and student films can also enter those international competitions through the same entry form).

Entry forms are available at To submit their work, entrants must register for a MyHAFF account or use an existing account.

The Holland Animation Film Festival is the unique five-day international meeting place for all professionals, animation lovers, students, upcoming talents and all interested audiences. The festival features competitions, thematic programs, master classes, talk shows, exhibitions and installations.

Source: Holland Animation Film Festival 

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Formerly Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network, Jennifer Wolfe has worked in the Media & Entertainment industry as a writer and PR professional since 2003.