The 9th edition of Fest Anča International Animation Festival has set the date for its next edition, from 29th of June until the 3rd of July, in 2016. The festival takes place in Žilina, Slovakia. They also starting calling for entries, here are what they are expecting from the submitted animated films. They should be:

  • films that were completed after the 1st of January, 2014,
  • films with digital copies or DVD/Blu-Ray screeners,
  • films with english subtitles,
  • delivered by the 15th of March, 2016.

The number of awards they give out at the festival is getting bigger and better every year. On this next edition they will give out:

Anča Award – for the best short animated film
Anča Student Award – for the best student short animated film
Anča Music Video Award – for the best animated music video
Anča Kids’ Award – for the best short animated film for children
Anča Slovak Award – The prize is sponsored and awarded by the Slovak Literary Fund.
Anča D Award – The prize is awarded by Film Europe Media Company.

The festival doesn’t have an entry fee, and submission process is going on online, here. Visit the official website, for more of the regulations, contact and other useful information on the festival. Also visit their Facebook page, and not miss out on any fresh news! The Call for entries graphics is borrowed from the official FB page too.

The 9th Fest Anča awaits!