Only short animated films – completed after January 1, 2016 and submitted with English subtitles – are accepted into the festival’s competition program.
The Festival competitive program includes:
a) The international competition of short animated films – Anča Award (800 Euros)
b) The international competition of student short animated films – Anča Student Award (400 Euros)
c) The international competition of animated music videos – Anča Music Video Award (400 Euros)
d) The international competition of animated films for children – Anča Kids’ Award (400 Euros)
e) The Slovak competition of animated films – Anča Slovak Award (700 Euros) The prize is sponsored and awarded by the Slovak Literary Fund.
f) Slovak film distribution competition – Anča D Award. The prize is awarded by Film Europe Media Company.
There is no submission fee
About the festival:
Fest Anča International Animation Festival - the only Slovak multimedia festival focused on animated film and digital games - is based in a former train station that has been transformed into a vibrant cultural center.
The festival aims to showcase contemporary, progressive animated films, and commemorate the cream of the genre. The long-term vision is to approximate well-known international festivals by uniquely showcasing this art form in Slovakia.
The festival features an international competition of animated short films and music videos, as well as non-competitive screening sections. Attendees can additionally enjoy presentations, exhibitions, workshops, film screenings for children, and numerous accompanying events.