|Scratch! Animation Festival, Lecce, Italy: 22-24 June|
According to its mission statement, its ingredients are: " ½ kg of animated shorts, 2 or 3 professionals of the field in the jury, 1 workshop, 250 g of regional funds, 3 good friends and film lovers and a hint of creativity.
Preparation: mix everything in the pan of a city of art and make it simmer for a few months. In late June, the end result will be Scratch! a European animated film festival."
Scratch! festival has been funded by the Regional project 'Principi Attivi' 2010, and includes 3 days of screenings (22-24 June) open to the public.
its international competitive sections are:
1) traditional animation, 2D digital, mixed media and stop motion
2) 3D and Visual Effects
3) Music Videos
No submission fees. Deadline for submissions: 31 May 2012.
Visit the official festival page for more info