ANIMAFILM International Animation Festival
ANIMAFILM - promotes creativity with animation.Since 2018 ANIMAFILM Festival brings together children, young people and families, animation directors and studios to introduce them to international experience, meets them with local and foreign professionals, shows hundreds of animated films, holds master classes, conferences, concerts, performances and exhibitions
2023 Call For Entries
- - The film must be shot after January 1, 2020.
- More than 50% of the film must be an animation. There are no limitations in the animation techniques used in the film.
- One film can only participate in one category.
Best Short Animated Film (up to 30 minutes) - GRAND PRIX
Best Short Animated Film for Children (up to 30 minutes)
Best Azerbaijani Short Animated Film
Awards & Prizes
- Best Short Animated Film - GRAND PRIX - 1000 USD
- Best Short Animated Film for Children - 500 USD
- Best Azerbaijani Short Animated Film - 500 USD
- Audience Award
- Sponsors special awards
- Festival Regulations and Submissions via FilmFreeway
- Deadline: 1 July 2023
2021 Festival Coverage
2020 Festival Coverage
2019 Festival Coverage
The poster for the second Baku International Animation Festival ANIMAFILM was prepared by the famous Czech animation director Filip Pošivač.
2018 Festival Coverage:
The theme of the first ANIMAFILM festival is "Azerbaijani Animation". In addition to the national competition, which will select the best Azerbaijani short animation film, the audience is offered a number of events dedicated to the history of Azerbaijani animation. The book "Azerbaijani Animation", joint work of local and foreign authors will be presented for the first time. Within the framework of the festival theme there will be an exhibition "ReAnimation", a retrospective of the best Azerbaijani animated films, with the participation of the authors themselves, as well as master classes of professionals.
- Jury and highlights of the 2018 Animafilm festival
- Animafilm Winners
- Selection Results
- Here's the 2018 Festival Schedule
NB: 2024 Festival Dates are tentative
- From 06/09/2024 to 10/09/2024