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Vassilis Kroustallis reports from this year's StopTrik Festival in Maribor, Slovenia.

All the awards of the 11th StopTrik Festival at Maribor, Slovenia.

The 11th StopTrik Festival started with the official opening ceremony at Maribor, 29 September 2021.

11th StopTrik IFF welcomes everybody to join a 3-phases workshop of concept-based animation filmmaking where practical execution of your short animated project concludes the process of learning critical approaches to media and understanding film as a complex mode of artistic communication.

Find all the winning films from the 10th StopTrik Festival. 

Animation October’s coming soon. Here is a list of best animation festivals and animation-focused-events, that cannot be missed this autumn.

10th StopTrik Festival unveils competition and panorama programme.

The 10th StopTrik International Film Festival presents a series of animation activities centered on the "Animation as a Weapon" theme.

Five film festivals, including Animocje and Stop Trik Festival, have joined their forces to create a festival network, whose activities start 20th August 2020.

Australian film critic Amanda Barbour talks about the dominant animation model and patriarchy in her Österreichische Filmmuseum (Austrian Film Museum) in conjunction with the Tricky Women/Tricky Realities 2020 film festival.

Find all winners and laureates of the 9th StopTrik IFF 2019 in Lodz, PL.

Find all winners and laureates of 9th StopTrik International Film Festival.

Discover the full line-up of the StopTrik Festival taking place both in Maribor, Slovenia and Lodz, Poland.

Download the conference proceedings of the Twisted Dreams of History Conference

Find all video interviews and the Osbert Parker workshop at the 2018 StopTrik festival, Maribor.


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