Posts tagged "animation"
6th Visegrad Animation Forum announces call for submissions

6th Visegrad Animation Forum announces call for submissions

The VAF Třeboň (May 1 – 3, 2018, Czech Republic) is the leading pitching event for animated film in the Central and Eastern Europe. As each year, animated projects in development compete in two categories: Short Films (single film less than 20 minutes long) and Series / TV Specials (web and TV series of any format and single films...
Submit Your Film to the 10th Festival of European Animated Feature Films and TV-Films

Submit Your Film to the 10th Festival of European Animated Feature Films and TV-Films

Submission of the 10th Festival of European Animated Feature Films and TV-Films is now open!

CineNewWave – New Kids on the Block

Miskolc has always been very friendly with young filmmakers, since the whole story of Cinefest started as festival for young directors. This year they have a brand new competition for young Hungarian short film makers. It is very important indeed for the freshly debuted directors of the country, since there are many successful, world class...
Winners of VIS - Vienna Independent Shorts!

Winners of VIS – Vienna Independent Shorts!

The 13th VIS – Vienna Independent Shorts Film Festival was held from the 25-31st of May, in Vienna, Austria. The Oscar-qualifying festival had its award ceremony on Tuesday, here are the winners: FICTION & DOCUMENTARY Best International Fiction & Documentary Film: A Man Returned by Mahdi Fleifel (Denmark/UK/Netherlands Special Mention for the best actress: Sokhna...
Oscar-winner short films!

Oscar-winner short films!

On Sunday they held the 88th Academy Awards, where three short film were awarded with the golden statue, in three categories: the best documentary subject, animated short and live short film. Here are the winners: Best Documentary Short Subject A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness / directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Every year, more...
Encounters early bird deadline is coming!

Encounters early bird deadline is coming!

The early submissions deadline for Encounters Short Film Festival is one week away! The festival will be held between the 20-25th of September, 2016, in Bristol, UK. Encounters Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival. The festival discovers, supports and develops new talent in filmmaking, providing a platform and meeting place for emerging and...
Photo animation workshop at Filmfest Dresden!

Photo animation workshop at Filmfest Dresden!

Filmfest Dresden International Short Film Festival is offering young filmmakers the unique opportunity to attend a professional animation training programme during the festival’s 28th edition. The workshop headed by filmmaker and photo animation artist Maki Satake, who is teaching from the 12th until the 17th of April, during the festival. The programme also includes further...
Oscar nominated short films!

Oscar nominated short films!

Last week they announced the nominees of the 88th Academy Awards, along with the 3 short categories. The ceremony will be held on the 28th of February. Here are the nominated shorts: *Short film (Animated) BEAR STORY by Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala PROLOGUE by Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton SANJAY’S SUPER TEAM by Sanjay Patel and Nicole...
Last call for Anifilm animation festival!

Last call for Anifilm animation festival!

The 3rd edition of International Festival of Animated Films known as Anifilm has a last call for entries until the 15th of January! The festival will be held from the 3rd until the 8th of May in 2016, at the city of Třeboň, Czech Republic. The organisers are expecting all forms of animations, in the following categories: International...
Fest Anča is calling for entries!

Fest Anča is calling for entries!

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:...
Winners of the Vilnius Short Film Festival!

Winners of the Vilnius Short Film Festival!

The 10th Vilnius International Short Film Festival was held from 7-11th of October, the awards were given out yesterday evening at the main capital of Lithuania. Here are the winning short films: BEST FICTION: Aïssa by Clement Trehin-Lalanne SPECIAL MENTION: Picnic by Jure Pavlović (Read our interview with the director) BEST ANIMATION: Symphony no.42 by Réka Bucsi (We wrote about Symphony no....
The winners of Fest Anča International Animation Festival!

The winners of Fest Anča International Animation Festival!

The International Animation Festival Fest Anča culminated on Sunday 28 June, 2015 at the New Synagogue in Žilina. The main Anča Award remunerated with prize money of EUR 800 was sent to Russia, to the director Konstantin Bronzit for his film We Can’t Live Without Cosmos. It is an engaging story of two astronauts who...