Date: April 2 - 5, 2009
Call for Entry Deadline: February 2, 2009
The Festival is open to animated and mixed media productions in which a substantial proportion of the production is animated. Some of the techniques of animating films include cell animation, computer animation, stop-motion, clay-motion, pixilation, cutouts, pins, camera pass imagery, kaleidoscopic effects and drawing on the film frame itself.
Animated Films produced on video or film for release on television, internet or theatrical are eligible for competition. All animations must be in English, or subtitled in English, or dubbed in English.
Fee (USD): 15 - 30
For all categories, except the Audience’s Choice Award category, the international jury will determine the awards based on the following criteria: concept, execution, aesthetic and technical excellence, and innovation.
For the Audience’s Choice Award for Best Film category, the award will be determined by those who attend the Festival.