Call for Submissions: 16th Annual Animation Festival

Jun 29, 2019


Welcome to the 16th Annual Animation Festival, where creativity and imagination converge!

About the Animation Festival

The Animation Festival is a prestigious event that brings together animation enthusiasts, professionals, and students from around the world. As a leading platform for animated films and artwork, our festival aims to celebrate and showcase the talent and innovation within the animation industry.

Why Submit Your Work?

If you are an animator or artist looking to gain recognition, expand your network, or showcase your creative skills, our festival provides the perfect opportunity to do so. By submitting your work, you have the chance to:

  • Reach a global audience: Our festival attracts participants and attendees from various countries, ensuring maximum exposure for your work.
  • Connect with industry professionals: Networking opportunities with renowned animators, directors, and producers can open doors to future collaborations or career advancements.
  • Showcase your talent: The festival offers a platform to exhibit your creativity, receive feedback, and gain recognition for your artistic achievements.

Submission Guidelines

In order to participate in the 16th Annual Animation Festival, we require you to adhere to the following guidelines:

  1. Eligibility: All animations, short films, and artwork submitted must be original creations. Plagiarism or copyright infringement will result in disqualification.
  2. Theme: There is no specific theme for this year's festival. We encourage submissions from all genres and styles, fostering diversity and creativity.
  3. Formats: We accept digital submissions in popular formats such as MP4, MOV, or AVI. Artwork should be submitted as high-resolution images (JPEG or PNG).
  4. Duration: Animation films should not exceed 30 minutes, while shorts should be under 10 minutes.
  5. Language: Submissions with non-English dialogue should include English subtitles.
  6. Entry Fee: A nominal entry fee is applicable to cover administrative costs and ensure the sustainability of the festival.

Judging Process

All submissions will go through a rigorous judging process, handled by a panel of industry experts and esteemed professionals in the animation field. The judging criteria include:

  • Originality
  • Artistic Technique
  • Storytelling
  • Innovation
  • Technical Excellence

Awards and Recognition

The 16th Annual Animation Festival will present various awards to recognize exceptional talent. The categories include:

  • Best Animated Film
  • Best Short Film
  • Best Emerging Animator
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Best Art Direction
  • Viewer's Choice Award

How to Submit

Submission to the festival is a straightforward process. Follow the steps below to share your work with us:

  1. Visit our official website at
  2. Create an account or log in if you already have one.
  3. Fill out the submission form, providing all the necessary details about your work.
  4. Upload your animation, short film, or artwork, ensuring it meets the specified format requirements.
  5. Pay the entry fee securely through our online payment system.
  6. Submit your work and await confirmation of your submission.

Important Dates

Mark your calendars with these key dates:

  • Submission Deadline: [Enter deadline date]
  • Judging Period: [Enter judging period]
  • Awards Ceremony: [Enter awards ceremony date]

Don't Miss Out!

The 16th Annual Animation Festival is a golden opportunity for animators and artists to showcase their talent, gain recognition, and connect with industry professionals. Be part of this vibrant celebration of creativity by submitting your work today!

For any further inquiries, please contact our festival team at [email protected].