StopMoLab 2024

Deadline | Event Dates (period)
01/05/2024 - 31/12/2024
Online & Onsite
Final submission deadline
Submission/Registration Fee

Event Description

StopMoLab, now entering its third edition, is an intensive educational training program designed for individuals aspiring to excel in the stop motion animation industry. With a focus on nurturing young talent and fostering international career development, StopMoLab offers a comprehensive curriculum spanning 8 months. Led by internationally renowned professionals, the program comprises a diverse range of activities including talks, case studies, masterclasses, mentoring sessions, and lectures.

The main objective of the StopMoLab is to provide support in fostering the talents and skills of young artists interested in the development of their careers on an international level.

The program consists of three main modules:

  1. SKILLS (focus on the development of professional skills);
  2. BUSINESS (focus on developing business skills, discovering new trends and business models);
  3. GO GREEN (increasing of the pro-environmental awareness).


The program is structured around three core pillars: professional skills, business skills, and mentoring. Participants will engage in extensive individual mentoring (45 hours), coaching (32 hours), workshops (44 hours), and lectures (42 hours). Additionally,  participants will benefit from onsite workshops held in Łódź and gain access to the Animarkt Stop Motion Forum from October 11th to 18th.

2024 Call for Entries

Talks, case studies, masterclasses, mentoring meetings and lectures carried out by internationally recognized professionals in the field of stop-motion animation for 8 months! 
During this year's edition you will be able to join customized mentoring and workshop program training skills in four groups:
- Puppet Animation group conducted by Tobias Fouracre
-Art Directors group conducted by Francesca Maxwell
-Production management group conducted by Kerdi Oengo
-Puppet making group conducted by Paul Mathot

Program duration: May 2024 – December 2024.

  • Full program fee: 3250 euros or two installments of 1875 euros each
  • Submission form
  • Deadline: 14 April 22 April 2024

Interview with Paulina Zacharek (MOMAKIN) on StopMoLab


Event Dates

  • From 01/05/2024 to 31/12/2024



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